Millwright Apprentice in Toronto at Tremco Incorporated

Date Posted: 10/17/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Experience:
    3 to 5 years
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  • Division

Job Description

MAINTENANCE MILLWRIGHT APPRENTICE - 1st shift 8 months per year and 3rd shift 4 months per year

The Sealants operation is seeking a detail-oriented person in our Maintenance department.  The incumbent will work under the supervision of the Maintenance & Facility Manager and is responsible for installing, fixing, maintaining and improving machinery and equipment using lift trucks, hand tools and power tools. The incumbent maintains and installs pipes, airlines, vacuum lines and drain lines; performs preventative and emergency maintenance to automatic, stationary and plant ancillary equipment. Maintains an appropriate level of inventory of parts and supplies.


  • Follow standard work procedures and maintain checklists to ensure proper equipment function
  • Review work orders and establish priority sequence
  • Fabricate parts using a lathe (milling machine)
  • Perform maintenance & project work involving piping, pneumatics, and hydraulics.
  • Maintain plant equipment such as boilers, compressors, pumps and sprinkler systems and repair production equipment as needed.
  • Conduct preventive maintenance inspections, testing and keep accurate records of work completed.
  • Document and replenish parts and materials as required enter into SAP
  • Provide project support for capital projects, equipment modifications and any relevant lean initiatives, e.g., Small K implementations.
  • Maintain a clean, neat and orderly work area and perform duties in a manner that promotes safety and compliance with all safety processes and regulations
  • Complete other projects and tasks that are be assigned.


  • Must have either 3-5 years of experience as a certified Millwright or be an apprentice in training.
  • Ideal candidate will be a strong problem solver, creative, methodical and will possess strong analytical skills.
  • Proven ability to work well independently with little supervision as well as in a team-oriented environment is necessary.
  • Basic computer proficiency required. 
  • Able to work well in a fast paced, chemical manufacturing environment.
  • Familiarity with PLC’s would be considered an asset.
  • Due to the nature of the work, the candidate must be willing to work overtime on short notice.

Why Tremco?

Safety is our #1 priority and we take our time to do things the right way.  We value our employees and target people that we can invest in over the long term.

Benefits for FT employees include:

  • Competitive base and bonus program
  • Full benefits coverage without paying premiums from first day.
  • Defined Benefit Pension Plan
  • Group RRSP program with company matching


  • Health & Fitness Subsidy
  • Opportunity to stay in Tremco’s beautiful Cottage
  • Access to company EAP program

Tremco is committed to the fundamental principle of equal employment opportunity. We are committed to treating people fairly, with respect and dignity, and to offer equal employment opportunities based on an individual's qualifications, performance and merit – free from discrimination on the basis of race, colour, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, marital status, disability, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities are available on request