Maintenance Mechanic / Millwright

Mississauga, ON

Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, as the Maintenance Mechanic

12-hour, rotating continental shifts



  • Performing preventative maintenance, repair, fabrication and/or modifications of the plant’s packaging equipment
  • Work jointly with production team to ensure equipment is in safe and efficient operational status at all times
  • Work with plant team members to perform mechanical maintenance on production equipment to ensure optimum utilization and process capability
  • Be involved in the direct training of co-workers as assigned
  • Follow PPE requirements, safe electrical practices, Energy Isolation procedures, and other plant safety requirements



  • Stability, growth/opportunity
  • Total Rewards Package including competitive pay
  • Employer paid health and dental benefits
  • Health care spending account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid vacation
  • Retirement savings plan



  • Provincial Certification as an Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)
  • Grade 12 education or equivalent
  • 5+ years’ work experience in an industrial setting (flexible packaging background is preferred)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of safety rules, manufacturer recommendations, OSHA regulations, and general work safety practices
  • Able to interpret and understand basic mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic drawings and functions
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proficient with computers and Microsoft Office programs including Excel, Word, Power Point, and Outlook
  • Available to work 12 hour rotating continental shifts (2 weeks working days then 2 weeks working nights)


We value diversity and we are an equal opportunity employer.  We strictly prohibit and do not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants or any other covered persons because of: race; ancestry; place of origin; ethnic origin; citizenship; creed/religious beliefs; sex (including pregnancy); sexual orientation; gender identity; gender expression; age; record of offences;  family status; marital status; receipt of public assistance and disability (or any other ground  protected by applicable laws and legislation). 

We are committed to providing employment accommodations and accessibility at all stages of the employment cycle.




Sonoco Canada

Sonoco Canada


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