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BASF Industrial Maintenance Technician in Toronto, Ontario

You can be part of an inclusive team of diverse talent and character. In this diversity lies our greatest strength.

At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized as one of Canada's Best 100 Employers in 2021 and was honored as one of Canada’s Safest Employers Award. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Maintenance Operator

Where the Chemistry Happens…

Perform repairs and preventive maintenance on plant, utilities, warehouse, laboratory and office equipment to ensure equipment is available for use with minimal downtime.

Formula for Success: You Will…

. Perform preventive maintenance/repairs on plant equipment and facilities as directed by the Maintenance Manager, ensuring that work is completed in a safe, timely and cost effective manner. Repairs/maintenance to equipment such as: boilers, air compressors, hydraulic/pneumatic systems, production mixers and pumps, laboratory R&D machinery, plumbing.

  1. Work closely with the Maintenance Manager and Contractors to ensure minimal equipment downtime or business interruptions.

  2. Obtain equipment and supplies as needed to complete work orders and PMs. Ensure adequate supplies are maintained for items/parts used on a regular basis.

  3. Respond to after-hours site security calls, ensure the site is secured and monitored equipment, such as steam boilers, is working properly.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…

  • Grade 12 education.

  • Millwright or Stationary Engineering training would be an asset

  • Experience in boiler maintenance is required

  • Comprehensive knowledge and experience in the maintenance and repair of plant equipment and office facility

  • Knowledge and experience with mechanical power transmission devices, pneumatic systems, steam systems and hydraulics. Knowledge of various welding techniques would be an asset.

  • Experience with the use of a PC, basic knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook, and operation of a forklift truck.

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You

Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.

The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.

Job: PROD - Production, Maintenance & Technicians

Organization: NA/KOM-Coco Site Canada-60001119

Title: Industrial Maintenance Technician

Location: CAN-ON-Toronto

Requisition ID: 2102806