Millwright / Maintenance Mechanic

Lantz, NS

We are one of the 50 Best-Managed Companies in Canada, and are one of Eastern Canada's leading natural resource manufacturers and community developers. Our Lantz Site is home to both our precast solutions and brick divisions.

We are currently hiring for an Industrial Millwright / Maintenance Mechanic.

Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the candidate will be part of the Site Maintenance Team. The Industrial Millwright will be responsible for planning and carrying out heavy machinery maintenance with safety as the priority. This role requires working with Production Leads, Engineers, and Senior Management.

This position requires the successful candidate to have exceptional machining, precision measurement, mechanical trouble shooting, and problem-solving skills. We are looking for candidates who are customer focused and understand how to prioritize and multi-task with a sense of urgency when required. You are a team player and use your interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with your customers and your team.



  • Troubleshooting, problem solving, and repair of production equipment.
  • Providing advice and support to production employees who carry out basic preventative maintenance procedures on production equipment.
  • Performing preventative maintenance activities on the Site Process equipment.
  • Maintaining accurate maintenance records and keeping the preventative maintenance system up to date and accurate.
  • Working with and supporting Engineers, Industrial Electricians, Production employees, and Supervisors with troubleshooting, problem solving, repair, and maintenance of the physical plant and production equipment.
  • Other mechanical duties as may be required to support and maintain production and the physical plant.



  • Safety and quality focused.
  • Nova Scotia Licensed Millwright-Industrial Mechanic.
  • Minimum three years of experience as an Industrial Mechanic, preferably in a production environment.
  • Welding experience an asset.
  • Competent in computer skills, including the use of e-mail, the internet, CMMS systems.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Easily adaptable in the field as the demands of the plant change.
  • Ability to work shift work and overtime as required.


Why Work With Us?

We understand the importance of investing in and developing our people. We are collaborative and team oriented. We provide our team with the opportunities to grow, and we create a safe environment for our people to bring fresh ideas to the table. If this sounds like the right fit for you, please show your interest by submitting your cover letter and resume today.

We are committed to offering equal employment opportunities in our workplace and encourage applications from women, indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and members of visible minorities.


The Shaw Group Limited

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