Cargill Plan Industrial Technician / Millwright -Surrey, BC in Surrey, British Columbia

Plan Industrial Technician / Millwright -Surrey, BC

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Cargill helps feed, 400 million people every year. Cargill Animal Nutrition is a leading nutrition provider for commercial animal agriculture across 24 countries. Our successful 100 history is a result of our commitment toward a culture and values centered on customer focus and enrichment of people and communities. Our offerings are developed to meet and exceed customers’ needs; from accounting to agri-business management, marketing to risk management and sales consulting to plant operations. Cargill has a job that to meet your interests and goals. Our global career opportunities are as far reaching as our business.

The Millwright role will ensure through planned maintenance, vigilant inspections and expeditious repairs, the smooth uninterrupted and safe operation of the production plant in order to minimize production downtime. Hourly rate $34.47 as a september 1, 2017

Principal Accountabilities:

75% Identify and correct any problems found in machines, equipment or processes in order to facilitate production

  • Maintain, repair and overhaul plant production equipment, building and grounds

  • Provide quick response to trouble calls by shift supervisors and or operators/technicians

  • Assist Operating Engineers in maintenance of plant utilities

20% Perform Weekly Preventive Maintenance Walkthroughs / Inspections / and Repairs on production equipment as necessary.

5% Additional Responsibilities.

  • Support projects include working on a project team in the design, installation and commissioning

  • Maintain complete & accurate records of shift logs, maintenance inspections and meter readings

  • Ensure smooth, efficient communication to the next team at shift changes

  • Actively finding new and improved ways of completing tasks

  • Participate collaboratively in process improvement teams as required

  • Any other duties as assigned



  • High School Diploma

  • Red Seal Millwright Certificate

  • 2 or more years’ experience in a plant environment

  • Basic knowledge of industrial safety, food safety and environmental regulations

  • Strong mechanical aptitude or training to identify and troubleshoot equipment failures in various types of equipment

  • Previous experience with processing equipment such as vacuum, pumps, air blowers, chillers, bucket elevators, conveyors, and grinders

  • Must be willing and able to work a rotating work schedule and weekends

  • Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada


  • Experience in the food processing industry

  • Knowledge of the Maintenance Reliability process or Preventative Maintenance or Predictive Technologies

  • Experience with AC and DC motors and associated controllers

Job Maintenance and Reliability

Primary Location Canada-British Columbia-Surrey

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Rotating

Req ID: SUR00024