Relief Recovery Operator

Skilled Trades
Chemical, Manufacturing
Direct Hire
Toronto, Ontario
Job ID:
Jebas Christadoss

Relief Recovery Operator

  • Scarborough, Ontario
  • Permanent, $27.45 per hour
  • 3rd Class Stationary Engineering certificate or Degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering
  • Fully Company Paid Benefits, Pension Plan
  • Secure and Stable Work Environment


Are you looking to work with an established company that has been in business for over 70 years?  Ian Martin Workforce is working with a pioneering company in Waxes. They have an extensive list of products and applications – anything from cosmetics to building and construction materials


As our new Relief Recovery Operator, you will enjoy working with a variety of equipment and overseeing the conversion of raw material to finished product.


What you will be doing…

  • Operation of a Refinery plant; troubleshooting and diagnosing any mechanical problems, correcting or preparing for maintenance to fix
  • Overseeing the operation from the Control Room (65% of the time)
  • Performing visual inspections, doing start ups and shutdowns; monitoring several dozen pumps, exchangers and compressors, and tank levels (35% of the time)
  • Change stock, hoses and set lines; performing regular system flush


Why this is the right job for you…

  • Have a valid 3rd Class Stationary Engineering certificate or have a degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering, or have a certified Engineering Technologist
  • Must be able to read and understand written instructions and maintain accurate documentation according to the operation procedures manual
  • Self-starter that can work independently and with a team
  • Flexible to work shifts and weekends; overtime with little advanced notice
  • Willing to attend and successfully complete training and educational upgrades at the request of the company and achieve a B Class Refrigeration Certification
  • Able to meet the physical requirements of the job: walking up and down stairs repeatedly, bending, twisting, and working in both hot and cold environments, climbing ladders up to 30 feet

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