Millwright Journeyperson ID: 62271

Deadline Date: 2019/12/20

Location: Thunder Bay

BE THE GENERATION to challenge and change. At Ontario Power Generation (OPG), our values are our strengths. They are fundamental truths about us that don't change. Safety. Integrity. Excellence. People and Citizenship. We operate a diverse portfolio of generation assets including nuclear, hydroelectric, biomass and solar, and offer challenging and unique work opportunities. BE THE GENERATION to power tomorrow.

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Millwright Journeyperson
A Millwright Journeyperson works on industrial machinery, mechanical equipment and components, including mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, fuel, lubrication, cooling and exhaust systems, and pumps, fans, tanks, conveyors, presses, generators and pneumatic and hydraulic controls. Specifically, a Millwright Journeyperson:
- Uses machine tools such as lathes and milling machines and fabrication tools such as welders, breaks, presses, power threaders and punches
- Uses precision tools such as laser alignment equipment, dial indicators, micrometers and precision and optical levels
- Uses testing equipment such as vibration analysis as well as other techniques used in predictive and preventive maintenance
- Installs, maintains and services compressed air, water and exhaust ducting to robotics, pumps, presses, compressors, turbines, material-handling systems, gearboxes and other machinery.
- Have a minimum Grade 12 education
- Hold a valid Certificate of Qualification (433A or 426A);
- Successfully pass all formal examinations during the initial training period including Radiation Protection;
- Be prepared to work a rotating 12-hour shift, including weekend and holidays;
- Have exceptional problem solving abilities;
- Possess strong communication and interpersonal skills;
- Have a high comfort level with computers;
- If applicable, have Canadian equivalency of foreign education; and
- Be eligible to work in Canada.
WHY OPG? As Ontario's largest clean energy generator, OPG offers an exciting combination of challenging opportunities and career diversity in a work environment where safety is a fundamental value. Being an OPG employee means you can apply your knowledge, broaden your skills and make a valuable contribution to an organization that is vital to Ontario's success. At OPG, our values are our strengths. They are fundamental truths about our organization that don't change. Safety. Integrity. Excellence. People and Citizenship.
Here's why OPG might just be the ideal workplace for you:
- Exceptional range of opportunities province-wide
- Long-term career growth and development opportunities
- Electricity is vital to the province If you are looking to learn from others and be part of something important, and you are excited about the future of power generation, you will find the right fit at OPG.
Our promise to you:
- We care about the safety and the well-being of our employees. It is our utmost priority.
- A supportive work environment where you can be your best every day.
- Opportunities to stretch and develop in our diverse lines of business.
- Provide spaces for innovative thinking and solutions, such as Launchpad or X-Lab.
- Offer different ways for you to give back to communities where we operate.
- We support employment equity and diversity.
OPG is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment where all employees feel valued, respected, and supported. If you require accommodation during the application or interview process, please advise us as soon as possible so appropriate arrangements can be made. If you require information in a format that is accessible to you, please contact
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Please submit your application online at by 11:59 PM E.S.T., December 20, 2019. The selection process includes testing and an interview in order to be a successful applicant. You will also be required to provide proof of high school and/or college transcripts and Certificate of Qualification (please upload into your profile). OPG thanks all those who apply; however, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.

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