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General Maintenance/Refrigeration Operator - Full Time

Gordon Food Service - Delta, BC

Posted on 11/30/22 (Ref: BCgS40ULCA)

General Maintenance/Refrigeration Operator - Delta, BC - Gordon Food Service
General Maintenance/Refrigeration Operator - Delta, BC - Gordon Food Service

Welcome to Gordon Food Service! We are excited that you are thinking about opportunities with us, and we have an amazing story to share. Here's a quick glance of who we are and the impact you could have on the food service industry. There's a seat at our table for you...

Shift Schedule: Sunday to Wednesday - 10:00 PM to 8:00 AM

Position Highlights:
  • Competitive hourly wages starting at $34.11 per hour
  • Medical, Dental, and Prescription Drug benefits available after 30 days of employment
  • Company matching RRSP
  • Paid training and orientation period
  • Family culture, career development opportunities

Position Overview:

Reporting to the Facility Manager, this position will be responsible for daily general maintenance upkeep such as the building's mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems to ensure a safe, efficient and comfortable environment for building occupants. Additionally, this position will perform system checks to keep the ammonia refrigeration equipment in good repair and temperatures at their ideal settings.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Performing scheduled/unscheduled testing and maintenance on batteries
  • Conducting general preventative maintenance of facility systems, refrigeration equipment, material handling equipment, racking, dock equipment, building automation systems, plumbing systems, and painting
  • Monitoring temperature readings on refrigeration equipment, defrost setups, alarm monitoring, maintaining documentation and operations of the ammonia plant facility
  • Entering data into work order systems (Maximo) in a timely manner
  • Maintaining a safe facility in meeting all Provincial and local guidelines
  • Assisting to ensure occupational health and safety and regulatory compliance and working with contractors as required
  • Other duties as assigned

Required Skills and Qualifications
  • At least a Refrigeration Operator Endorsement is required
  • Experience in diagnosing and repairing technical and facility equipment
  • Experience in operating hand and power tools in a safe and efficient manner
  • Ability to lift, move and carry heavy objects
  • Ability to work independently and be self-motivated
  • A strong mechanical aptitude with proven troubleshooting abilities
  • Proficient computer skills and good problem solving skills
  • A team player with good communication skills and the ability to supervise contractor
  • A strong background in facility preventative maintenance would be an asset
  • Other professional certificates and schooling would be an asset (Electrical, Millwork or Welding)
  • Knowledge of plumbing, electrical, racking, carpentry, welding and hydraulics is an asset



We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for the next stage will be contacted. Gordon Food Service is an equal opportunity employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people. All qualified applicants and employees will receive consideration for employment, or in terms or conditions of employment, without regard to any enumerated or analogous grounds of discrimination, including race, religious beliefs, colour, gender, gender identity, gender expression, physical disability, mental disability, age, ancestry, place of origin, marital status, source of income, family status, sexual orientation or status as a qualified individual with disability.
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