Open Position: Maintenance Technician
Founded in 1975 and operating continuously for over 40 years, Rapid Aid Corporation is a world leader in branded and private label manufacturing of easy-to-use, safe and comfortable hot and cold therapy products. We are the only manufacturer of hot and cold therapy products with wholly-owned manufacturing facilities in both North America and Asia.
We are seeking a Maintenance Technician to join our team at our Mississauga, ON manufacturing facility. The successful candidate will be a certified Industrial Electrician in the Province of Ontario with 3-5 years of experience in the maintenance and repair of manufacturing machinery. Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Maintenance Technician will test existing equipment and determine if components need to be replaced or upgraded. This is a stand-alone position and is responsible for the maintenance needs of the production floor and front office work area.
Other job duties will include conducting safety audits, building inspection and systems inspections, planning and scheduling repairs. The successful candidate will be a good communicator and team member who can also work independently as needed. Attention to detail, time management skills and organizational skills are required as well as above-average eye-hand coordination and the ability to stand, kneel or crouch for long periods of time throughout the day. Experience with robotic equipment and industrial automation would be an asset.