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STRIVE Recruitment

Maintenance Technician

Aldergrove, BC
Full Time
Maintenance Technician/MIllwright


STRIVE is a Vancouver based recruitment firm offering recruitment solutions in the specialist areas of Accounting & Finance, Corporate Administration and Operations & Manufacturing. We are passionate about recruitment at STRIVE and commit to offering an upfront, genuine and consultative approach to everything we do - which is a big reason as to why we have been successful. Our proactive recruitment approach allows us to uncover high caliber professionals for niche, specialized and what are often regarded as "hard to fill" roles.


Our client, a well-known food processing company located in Abbotsford, BC. On behalf of our client, we are looking for a Maintenance Technician.

This is a full-time, permanent position! You will be working on the afternoon shift starting anytime between 2 to 4 pm. You will be working one day on the weekend e.g. Tuesday to Saturday or Sun to Thursday.

You will be reporting to the Maintenace Manager and there are about 12 people in the maintenance team.


•Preventative Maintenance

•Perform preventive maintenance as per program requirements

•Unscheduled Maintenance

•Respond appropriately to emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment to reduce manufacturing machine downtime

•Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments

•Provide technical services to production teams in supporting production uptime, ensuring optimal functioning of the production equipment and facilities.

•Build positive and productive relationships with internal customers and supplier

•Ensure work area is kept clean at all times.

•Follow all standard operating procedures (SOPs) and regulatory requirements.

•Contribute to the writing and review of standard operating procedures and standard work documentation for maintenance processes and tasks.

•Comply and uphold quality systems requirements.

•Adhere to all safety practices and protocols related to job responsibilities and tasks including wearing all appropriate PPE.

•Act in accordance with company policies related to personal and group health and safety practices and procedures.

•Engage in permanent and continuous learning by participating in on-job, internal and/or external training programs. Apply learned knowledge to work environment and role.

•Actively participate in continuous improvement programs such as coaching sessions, sharing of knowledge and skills, and contributing to team efforts to achieve assigned goals.

•Sound knowledge of manufacturing / industrial equipment

•Able to move from one task to another efficiently and accurately.

•Ability to effectively use a computer


•2+ years of experience as a millwright or a maintenance technician within food manufacturing

•Millwright trade certification is an asset.

•Ability to lift 50 lbs as this is a physically demanding position


•$30 - $35 an hour - Full-time, Permanent

•Benefits: Dental care, Extended health care, vision care

•Employee assistance program

•Life insurance

•On-site parking

•Paid time off

•RRSP match
Management and Executive