2nd Class Operating Engineer
We are looking for an experienced 2nd Class Operating Engineer to join our St. Catharine’s Propulsion Plant - Powerhouse.
Required to safely and efficiently operate, maintain and repair high pressure steam gas fired boilers, air compressors and all auxiliary equipment in a first-class power plant
Able to trouble shoot and perform routine maintenance on various operational equipment
Perform the duties of the lead shift engineer as required for vacation and other absences
Additional Job Description
Who We Are Looking For:
Possession of a valid 2nd Class Operating Engineer's certificate
Able to work on Monday - Friday, 6:30 - 2:30 day shift and cover some Shift Engineer Absences (7:00am - 7:00pm & 7:00pm - 7:00am
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Proficient computer skills
Proficient analytical and problem-solving skills
Energetic and self-motivated
Familiar with the operation and maintenance of large air compressors
Working knowledge of DCS Controls
Able to work with minimal direct supervision
Able to work independently and as part of a team
What Else You Need To Know:
We are a Unifor represented workplace
Our position openings are available now!
What’s in it for you at GM ?
Compensation: Starting at a full rate of $45.12/h
Plus you will earn an afternoon shift premium of 5%, a night shift premium of 10%, paid overtime and an annual bonus in accordance with the collective agreement
Benefits & Perks:
Wide range of Health Care Benefits - subject to waiting period eligibility
Group Life & Disability Insurance Program
Competitive Defined Contribution Pension with contribution matching + extra voluntary contribution and matching
Voluntary Savings Plan
Vacation: 4% vacation pay in first year plus an average of 16 paid holidays/year, including days between Christmas and New Year; vacation entitlement also generally increases each year in accordance with the collective agreement up to a maximum of 188 hours and 52 hours of Paid Absence Allowance Credit - after 20 years
Supplemental Unemployment Benefits - after 3 years
GM Employee Vehicle Purchase Discount Program
$200 safety footwear voucher
We would like to thank all candidates for expressing interest; however, only those selected for interviews
will be contacted. Pre-employment screening will be required.
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We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
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