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Lab Technician (Millwright Apprentice)

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  • Canada
  • Posted 5 months ago

SAIT Polytechnic

Lab Technician (Millwright Apprentice)
Calgary, AB
Academic – School of Manufacturing, Automation & Transportation /
AUPE Temporary Salary
/ On-site
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SAIT’s School of Manufacturing, Automation & Transportation provides the skills-based training and development to prepare students for a career in Alberta’s rapidly growing oil and gas, transportation, manufacturing and automation sectors. We provide applied learning in action through our trades and technology programs.
The Opportunity
The School of Manufacturing, Automation & Transportation is recruiting a Lab Technician (Millwright Apprentice). Reporting to the Academic Chair, this position provides maintenance and service support to the Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) and Machinist programs.
*Please note this is a temporary salaried position eligible for benefits
The Role

    • Maintenance, Repairs, and Lab Support:
    • Perform maintenance & repairs to operational and non-operational equipment to OEM standards under the supervision of a Journeyperson.
    • Control & maintain inventory used in the Machinist and Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) labs, insuring all tooling is accounted for
    • Maintain hand tools, power tools and tool boards
    • Prepare & maintain demonstration equipment for the instructors in the labs
    • Provide mechanical support to other sections when required
    • Provide technical support to the Machinist/Millwright sections and others sections as required
    • Research equipment specifications for proper repair schedules and procedures
    • Provide recommendations regarding new and repaired equipment maintenance planning and/or parts required to correct any problems or safety issues
    • Safety Duties:
    • Conduct safety inspections in the school, and proceed with remedial tasks and documentation based on inspection results
    • Responsible for maintaining proper maintenance records and inspection reports on all equipment in the labs/shops
    • Ensure hazardous waste is contained and disposed of in accordance with campus standards and Canadian safety standards

Qualifications & Experience

    • Minimum Required:
    • First period of classroom training completed
    • 300 hours of relevant experience
    • Registered first-year Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) Apprentice is required
    • Must have valid class 5 Driver’s license
    • Preferred:
    • >1000 hours of relevant experience 
    • Basic First Aid
    • Forklift Certification

Classification: MILLWRIGHT I – A5248
Salary: $47,286.66 – $78,811.10
Hours Per Week: 40
Position End Date: June 30 2024
Posting closing date: December 1, 2023
View a summary of our benefits and perks for salaried employees.
About SAIT
SAIT is a global leader in applied education. Named one of Alberta’s Top Employers , we offer the chance to work with a purpose — preparing the next generation of industry leaders, entrepreneurs, advocates and explorers.
Building on our 100+ year history, we’re looking for innovative, bold and collaborative employees who embrace change and deliver world-class customer experiences. Your future starts now at SAIT.
Equity, diversity and inclusion (EDI) is essential to achieving SAIT’s vision to be a global leader in applied education. We encourage applications from women, Indigenous people, racialized people, people with disabilities, people from gender and sexually diverse communities, and/or people with intersectional identities. Learn more about EDI at SAIT . 
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