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Coldstream, BC
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Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing

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Coldstream, British -Columbia, Canada

Vegpro International Inc.  is a Canadian leader for the innovation of its agricultural production of baby leaves, salad and vegetable, supplying customers in North America all year long under a well-known label, Fresh Attitude.  Our pre-washed and ready-to-eat packaged  salads are available in all major grocery chains in Canada with a strong a rapidly growing presence in the US.

We have purchased approximately 700 acres of land in Coldstream and we will build a produce packing plant of 70,000 square foot state. We intend to begin operations in BC starting in the spring/early summer of 2018.  We have several jobs positions to fill!

We are a dynamic, innovative organization operating state of the art facilities across the country with expertise in both growing and packing conventional and organic produce. Our approach to customer service is defined in terms of exceptional business partnerships. The company has nearly 1,000 employees in Canada and in United-States and is a continuously growing company with a head office located in Quebec.  The company has doubled the size of its business over the past five years with an ambitious strategy and growth plan, aims to generate double digit growth annually.  The company’s strategy is to replicate its business model in the Northeast by expanding in British Columbia. An entry into the Western Canadian market will provide an opportunity to offer national coverage to our customers with products that meet strong local trends and responding to our customers demand for healthy, organic convenient  and better for you diet.

To respond to strong growth opportunities in the West, the company is seeking for a full time electromechanical. 

Job description

You will have to perform repairs and preventative maintenance of systems (mechanical, hydraulic, electrical, pneumatic or electronic). You will also have to install and adjust the new production equipment.


Main responsibilities

  • Locate breakages, identify causes and make necessary repairs;
  • Test repaired equipment or components;
  • Analyze the vibrations of the equipment after an intervention;
  • Complete the work orders and the daily monitoring report and carry out the necessary follow-ups;
  • Clean and lubricate pumps, compressors and other equipment;
  • Carry out the mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical and electronic inspection of the equipment;
  • Participate in the development of a preventive maintenance program for the equipment;
  • Read blueprints, diagrams and diagrams to determine how to proceed;
  • Install, align, disassemble and move stationary industrial machinery or mechanical equipment (pumps, fans, tanks, conveyors, boilers, etc.);
  • Comply with OHS policies and procedures, good manufacturing practices and HACCP;
  • Perform other related duties.


Qualifications and requirements


  • Secondary school vocational diploma in automated systems electromechanics or a secondary school vocational diploma in instrumentation and control or other relevant training;
  • Requires at least 3 years of experience in a similar position;
  • Red Seal Industrial Electrician Certification is an asset;
  • Knowledge of electricity, hydraulics and pneumatics;
  • Welding skills (TIG, MIG and stainless steel);
  • Ability to work in tight spaces, above ceilings, ladders and scaffolding;
  • Mastery of spoken and written English;
  • Knowledge of HACCP standards is an asset;
  • Spirit of analysis and deduction;
  • Emergency sense;
  • Problem solving;
  • Ability to work under pressure;
  • Teamwork;
  • Sense of organization and priority management;
  • Meticulous;
  • Careful;
  • Adaptability.


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Vegpro International is committed to employment equity and diversity. The masculine gender is used for the purpose of lightening the text.

We thank you for your interest in the position and  the company. Please note that all requests are evaluated. However, only candidates selected for this job offer will be contacted.


Posted: April 23, 2018
Closes: June 22, 2018
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51-200 employees
Agriculture and Food

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Coldstream, British -Columbia, Canada Vegpro International Inc. is a Canadian leader for the innovation of its agricultural production of baby leaves, salad and vegetable, supplying customers in N...