Industrial Mechanic (7-month term)

  • Royal Canadian Mint
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Jan 30, 2018
Human Resources Manufacturing

Job Description

SUMMARY OF DUTIES: Under supervision and within the policies and procedures of the Royal Canadian Mint, performs installations, maintenance and mechanical repairs and modifications to all production and building equipment and components.

REQUIREMENTS: High school diploma or equivalent with a valid Millwright Certification. Minimum five years of Industrial Mechanic experience in a manufacturing environment. Gas fitting license is an asset. HVAC experience is an asset. Bilingualism is an asset.


Skills & Abilities?

  • Ability to assess, troubleshoot, disassemble, repair, assemble, adjust and install production and building machinery and industrial equipment or components.
  • Ability to install/modify general piping/plumbing and components.Ã
  • Ability to properly plan for operational activities and materials required.
  • Ability to interpret manufacturer's recommendations and specifications.
  • Ability to calibrate controls for systems and equipment.
  • Ability to update preventive maintenance records and to enter information on computer system as required.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and with tact, and to prepare accurate reports on activities.
  • Demonstrated skills in the installation, operation, maintenance and repair of mechanical machinery and equipment.
  • Demonstrated welding skills.
  • Proven mechanical skills.
  • Computer and literacy skills are essential.
  • Must demonstrate strong initiative, judgment and reliability.
  • High level of integrity.
  • Ability to motivate and maintain a positive work environment.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong willingness to learn.


  • Very good knowledge of the appropriate personal protective equipment and health and safety principals, such as lock out/tag out activities.
  • Necessary knowledge on how to troubleshoot and execute repairs on pumps, fans, furnaces, burners and compressors.
  • Necessary knowledge on how to use various types of machinery including, but not limited to, lathes, drill-presses, milling machines, welding machines.
  • Knowledge in repairing and maintaining hydraulic and pneumatic components/systems.
  • Knowledge on how to properly read drawings/blue prints.
  • Knowledge in performing routine mechanical maintenance using a preventive maintenance schedule.

This opening is to be filled on a continuous operation and/or shift work.


If you qualify for the mandatory requirements, and if the above describes your abilities and interests, please forward your resumà à © and cover letter in confidence to:
Royal Canadian Mint, Human Resources,
320 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0G8
Fax : (613) 998-0272
e-mail :

While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for interview will be contacted.

The Royal Canadian Mint promotes equity in employment: As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applications from women, aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.