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Careers Job Listings 4th CLASS POWER ENGINEER


-Regularly inspect refrigeration, heating and ventilating equipment for defects and improper operation and make necessary adjustments or repairs.
-Responsible for Inspection, repair, replacement, installation, adjustment and maintenance of all types of refrigeration, heating and ventilating equipment within the facility.
-Arrange and coordinate assistance and resources from other departments such as Mechanics, Electricians, and HVAC Mechanics as required.
-Perform regular Work Orders and shop work, as well as account for inventory and labour on a CMMS system. Responsible for advising Supervisors when material and supplies are required.
-Interpret blueprints; make sketches and calculations as required.
-Receive instructions covering the scheduled and emergency repairs, installation and inspection work to be done.
-Create tests to determine efficiency of equipment and adjusts for proper operating characteristics.
-Work during the scheduled shutdown to complete tasks, including call ins.  Reporting for duty within a reasonable time limit when there is a call back is required.
-Promote teamwork, cooperation, and effective communication within the department and Company.  Interact with all levels of the operation in support of Winpak’s TQI program.
-Perform duties and responsibilities in a manner compliant with ISO 9001 and SQF 2000 standards. Must understand and adhere to all plant Food/Health and Safety Policies and GMP.
-Mechanical and Electrical knowledge of power transmissions, pneumatics, hydraulics & electronics.
-Monitor and adjusts physical plant and HVAC systems including calibrations and settings.
-Construct items and repair walls, doors, floors, ceilings, windows, furniture, tables and shelves
-Operate various types of moving equipment such as Forklifts, Genies, Floor scrubbers, Skyjacks.
-Perform other duties related to engineering as assigned.

Reporting to the Facility Supervisor, under the direction of the Chief 3rd Class Power Engineer, the Power Engineer Class 4 will be a member of the Maintenance team responsible for safely and effectively repairing, installing and maintaining production equipment, building and grounds. Specifically:
Diagnose issues using testing equipment and own judgment based on a general knowledge of Class 4 refrigeration, heating and ventilating principles

-Grade 12 diploma or equivalent.
-Manitoba Class 4 Power Engineer Certificate
-Must have minimum two years experience working in a manufacturing environment
-Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
-Experience in aspects of Refrigeration and Chiller units including Water Treatment, Valves, Switches, -Pumps, Pneumatic controls, HVAC, Pressure Boilers, Generators, Electronic controls. Condensers, -Compressors, Alarms, Cooling towers.
-Aware of workplace safety regulations.
-Must be comfortable with heights and smaller, confined spaces.
-Basic Carpentry skills such as painting, drywall, repairs or modifications.
-Other combinations of education, experience, knowledge, and skills will be considered.


Winpak offers competitive salary and benefit packages as well as excellent opportunities for professional growth and development based upon the global location of the available position.

Qualified individuals are invited to submit a resume and salary expectations by October 25, 2019 to:

100 Saulteaux Crescent, Winnipeg MB, R3J 3T3, Email:, Fax: 204-831-2294

Winpak is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law. Pre-employment drug/alcohol/background screening may be required based on facility location.

Although we appreciate all applicants, only qualified applicants will be considered for interviews.