Maintenance Technician


Job Title: Maintenance Technician

Division: Operations

Department: Maintenance

Wage Category: Annual Salary and Benefits

Report to: Maintenance Manager


The role of Maintenance Technician at Crystal Claire Cosmetics is for the right person who can work in a fast-paced environment. The position is for a person who is driven by a desire to contribute, be challenged and grow. Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, you will perform mechanical and electrical installation, modification, troubleshooting, maintenance and repair of site equipment, utilities, systems and/or facilities in accordance with established SOPs, GMP guidelines and EH&S policies.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs maintenance procedures according to the established SOP and PM schedule, coordinating parts and service, as required.
  • Builds & grows existing preventative maintenance program while maintaining a proactive approach to Plant and Equipment maintenance & repair.
  • Performs operational checks on equipment and systems. Detects and investigates variance in performance of equipment, utilities, systems and/ or facilities to ensure proper or enhanced functioning
  • Completes required compliance documentation, log books, timesheets, etc. when executing duties. Maintains an assortment of common spare parts.
  • Ensure issues, follow-up actions and /or resolutions are clearly communicated to peers and supervisors. This information should be transferred at shift overlaps as well as during the shift.
  • Ensures that maintenance or repair of Production Equipment, Site Facilities, Systems and Utilities are carried out in a timely manner. Great team player to achieve all outcomes
  • Must be able to work independently on a variety of shifts and overtime request, including weekend, holiday and after-hours duty.
  • Help with process improvement, miscellaneous duties and other tasks as assigned
  • Fabricate parts, as necessary, utilize shop equipment
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills and Qualifications:

  • At least 2 years experiences in maintenance of manufacturing type equipment or equivalent in an medium or large organization
  • Shows dignity, respect while performing duties and contributes to department goals. Take ownership and accountability for issues, Strong interpersonal & problem-solving skills and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Basic Systems Diagnostics; Electrical, Mechanic, Pneumatic, Hydraulic, Instrumentation & PLC. Capable of using electrical testing equipment to diagnose problems
  • Applied technical skills, knowledge and experience to identify, recommend and implement improvements to equipment, utilities, and facilities.
  • Be a team player, a positive contributor; be open to suggesting and implementing ideas to better the business.
  • Willing to participate in skill enhancement programs
  • Experience in food/pharmaceutical environment preferable but not required
  • Operate hand tools, power tools, basic shop tools (grinder, drill press, sand blaster, band saw, etc.). Milling, Lathe and welding is an strong asset
  • Electrician or Millwright license an asset
  • Forklift, boom zoom, truck experience an asset
  • Ability to work any shift including weekends as required. Must be available for flexible working schedule
  • Able to use Windows such us Outlook, Word, Excel


Please note: If you are interested in this position please send your cover letter and resume to We thank you for your interest, but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.