Job Title:

Sewing Machine Mechanic




Hamilton , ON

Job Reference:


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The PeopleReady located at Hamilton, Ontario, L8N 1B7 is currently hiring a Sewing Machine Mechanic

Job Description

Our customer is currently looking for a General Mechanic to join their Maintenance Department in Hamilton. This is a full-time, permanent position for someone who has experience working with sewing machines, heating and cooling, and the ability to assist with other general repairs.

Pay Rate for this Job is $30/Hour - $35/Hour

Shift Timings - 1st Shift (Day)

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provide maintenance to machinery, equipment, and the facility to ensure uninterrupted production
  • Troubleshoot and repair electrical, mechanical, and machinery and other equipment as required
  • Perform preventative maintenance on industrial machinery and equipment on a continuous basis
  • Operate hand tools and other equipment in order to repair and modify machinery
  • Order machine parts and tools by completing Purchase Orders
  • Assist the Sewing Machine Mechanic as required for sewing machine maintenance
  • Provide general building and plant maintenance and repairs, such as lighting, appliances, flooring, washrooms, etc.
  • Establish schedule and provide preventative maintenance for all building and plant safety tests (i.e. fire extinguishers, sprinklers systems)
  • Ensure the A/C and heating systems continue to operate at full capacity and without safety concerns
  • Recommend and implement more efficient manufacturing processes and solutions, including equipment, for continuous improvement
  • Ensure housekeeping is orderly and maintained
  • Follow all company policies, procedures and safety rules and regulations



  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Technical College Education and/or at least 1 year of previous Mechanical/Technical Experience
  • Ability to:
    • Read and interpret operating and maintenance instructions, procedural manuals, and Standards (i.e. CSA, OHSA)
    • Use hand tools and other equipment in a safe and effective manner
    • Troubleshoot and problem solve relating to equipment, machinery and the facility
    • Work independently and to carry out written and verbal instructions
    • Work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to:
    • Lift up to 25 pounds, with occasional lifting exceeding 90 pounds
    • Climb ladders and be free from heights


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Quote Job Reference: PR/1262097

Posted 2021-11-23

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