JPF 2023-05-60 General Maintenance Labourer

Posted on: May 18, 2023

Date: May 18, 2023

 Job Title: General Maintenance Labourer

 NOC Code: 6733


  • Has knowledge of all farm operations, equipment, and maintenance responsibilities
  • Has low voltage electrical experience and knowledge; completes minor electrical jobs
  • Performs minor and major repairs on buildings and equipment unsupervised including, but not limited to, welding, replacing and repairing parts, hydraulics, pneumatics, low voltage electrical, and equipment, buildings and facilities
  • Completes preventative maintenance duties and completes checklists as assigned
  • Performs operational checks on boilers as scheduled (L, K only) and cropping room checks after case days (verifies safety of catwalks, front of room, trays, straightens legs, etc.)
  • Assists in evaluating jobs and determines requirements g. May operate a computer which controls and monitors mechanical equipment and utility systems
  • Responds to emergency maintenance requests as required
  • Assists and supports contractors
  • Assists in verifying that smoke detectors and fire extinguishers are operable, as requested
  • Assists maintenance personnel with major and minor repairs
  • Performs building upkeep, including shop cleaning, painting, removing garbage, etc.
  • Performs occasional grounds keeping as required
  • Installs, repairs and inspects air bags and air handling systems in each room for damage
  • Constructs catwalks and front of rooms as needed
  • Observes and reports any issues on farm
  • Able to come in after hour call-ins
  • Performs any other duties as assigned.


  • Must be eligible to work in Canada
  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • Experience in building and mechanical equipment maintenance/repair preferred
  • Experience and/or education/training in pneumatic controls, welding, hydraulics, farm equipment is an asset.
  • Valid Driver’s License

Salary:  TBD

Hours of Work: Full time days 7:00am-5:00pm, work on a weekend every 3rd week

Location (City\Town): Kingsville

On Bus Route: No

Position Requires a Personal Vehicle: Yes

Additional Information

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Contact:, (519) 733-6396