Thank you for considering employment with Gypsum Technologies Inc. We are a globally recognized leader in the supply of equipment, engineering and design services to the Gypsum Wallboard and Plaster Plant industry... still not sure who we are? Get to know us a little and you’ll see that we’re a great organization with a phenomenal team of people.  We are driven to innovate, our skilled commissioning teams travel the world to provide service to customers and most days we manage to have some fun doing it. We believe in long-term career development focused towards enhancing expertise. We emphasize teamwork and creating a sense of belonging among all our employees. If this sounds like the type of place you’d like to work, we’re hiring!

Gyptech is always interested in hearing from intelligent, motivated people who are considering joining our team. If you are interested please email hr@gyptech.ca and make sure to put the position you are seeking in the subject line.

Gyptech is currently seeking candidates to fill the following positions:

 

Control Systems Specialist

Gyptech is seeking a Control Systems Specialist within the Electrical Engineering & Controls team. 

Skill Requirements

  • Demonstrated familiarity with Rockwell Software (ControlLogix, RSLinx, FTView), Siemens (Step7 v5.5, TIA Portal, WinCC), Invensys Wonderware/Archestra, GE iFix, Ignition.
  • Experience with industrial robots is a plus.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Excellent organization skills and the ability to prioritize are essential to meet tight deadlines
  • Can work independently with ease and be a contributing member of a team

Responsibilities

  • Designing and implementing PLC based controls systems for industrial equipment
  • Configuring PLC hardware and programs (Ladder, Structured Text, Function Blocks)
  • Developing PLC Code
  • Assisting in the development of equipment motor and device lists
  • Understanding safety risk assessments and design
  • Assisting design engineers with electrical drive and PLC panel design
  • Developing HMI architecture
  • Installing HMI hardware and software
  • Setting up I/O Drivers
  • Developing databases and screens
  • Participating in field commissioning and troubleshooting equipment

Qualifications

  • Electrical Engineering or related Degree, Engineering Technology Diploma or equivalent experience. Alternately, a qualified electrician with a background in controls
  • Minimum 5 to 10 years of hands-on controls experience in a manufacturing environment. 

Additional Information

This position is based out of our head office in Burlington with a requirement to travel internationally on a consistent basis. We would also be willing to consider a qualified candidate who is based remotely.

Qualified applicants please submit a resume to hr@gyptech.ca and quote the position title in the subject line. 
 
Gypsum Technologies Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and we would like to thank all applicants for their interest.  If you require accommodation of disability in the application or interview process please contact us.  The application package is available in accessible format upon request.

 


Electrical Engineer

Gyptech is seeking an Electrical Engineer to research and design control panels & automated control systems within the Electrical Hardware Design team.

Skill Requirements

  • Advanced knowledge of EPLAN (version 2.0 or above) and/or AutoCAD Electrical software for design and development of industrial electrical projects and documentation is a must
  • Knowledge of Electrical Codes - NFPA79, NEC, CEC, CSA and IEC/EN as well as Panel Design Standard UL5 08A is an asset
  • Detail-oriented, with strong analytical and innovative problem solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Ability to rapidly learn and apply new technologies
  • Motivated and effective team player
  • Ability to effectively manage a diverse workload and meet deadlines under changing conditions

Responsibilities

  • Participating in kick off meetings to determine project scope, requirements, deliverables, budget, costing and schedules
  • Working with the Mechanical Design team to confirm design details
  • Researching and analyzing requirements and technical specifications to satisfy end-user requirements
  • Developing the equipment motor lists (e.g. room designation, loading, single line diagrams, VFD sizing, detailed electrical calculations, etc.) and device lists
  • Producing design documents, schematics, and process control diagrams
  • Designing and developing drive panels & PLC control panels that meet customer specifications
  • Providing onsite installation, troubleshooting, debugging, commissioning and maintenance support for systems in the field.

Qualifications

  • An Electrical Engineering or related Degree with 5-10 years of experience designing low voltage power distribution drive panels & PLC control panels

Additional Information

This position is based out of our head office in Burlington ON with a requirement for regular international travel.

 


Welder Fitter

Over the last 25 years Gyptech (Gypsum Technologies Inc.) has become a global leader in the design, construction, commissioning and servicing of wallboard equipment and plaster plants. Gyptech is seeking a Welder/Fitter to join our team.

Skill Requirements

  • Strong communication skills - Fluent in English
  • Ability to read AutoCAD and Inventor prints
  • Must work well independently and within a team environment
  • Ability to organize work under project deadline constraints
  • Strong problem-solving skills and decision-making abilities

Responsibilities

  • Using and maintaining tools, machinery, material-handling and safety equipment
  • Maintaining welding equipment & a clean workspace
  • Reading & interpreting blueprint drawings & specifications
  • Preparing fabrication and detail materials
  • Assembling subcomponents and components
  • Welding components

Qualifications

  • Fitter-Welder Trade Certificate (437A) with experience in a manufacturing plant
  • Able to lift up to 50lbs and work at heights
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Additional Information

This position is based out of our manufacturing facility in Oakville.  Hours of work are Monday to Thursday, 6:00am to 4:30pm with some overtime required.

 


General Machinist

Gyptech is seeking a General Machinist to join our team at our newly upgraded manufacturing facility. 

Skill Requirements

  • Must have experience running lathe and milling machines
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Strong communication skills - Fluent in English
  • Ability to read AutoCAD and Inventor prints
  • Must work well with others and within a team environment
  • Ability to organize work under project deadline constraints

Responsibilities

  • Setting up and operating machine tools such as engine lathes, CNC lathes, CNC machining centers, and milling machines
  • Machining steel work pieces in accordance with drawings
  • Reading and interpreting blueprints, drawings and specifications

Qualifications

  • Industrial Machinist Trade Certificate (430A or 429A) and/or 5+ years of equivalent experience.
  • Able to lift up to 50lbs
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Additional Information

This position is based out of our manufacturing facility in Oakville.  Hours of work are Monday to Thursday, 6am to 4:30pm with some overtime required. 

 


Machinist Apprentice

Gyptech is seeking a Machinist Apprentice to join our team at our newly upgraded manufacturing facility.

Skill Requirements

  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Strong communication skills - Fluent in English
  • Ability to read AutoCAD and Inventor prints
  • Must work well with others and within a team environment
  • Ability to organize work under project deadline constraints

Responsibilities

  • Setting up and operating machine tools such as engine lathes, CNC lathes, CNC machining centres, and milling machines
  • Machining steel work pieces in accordance with drawings
  • Reading and interpreting blueprints, drawings and specifications

Qualifications

  • Able to lift up to 50lbs
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Additional Information

This position is based out of our manufacturing facility in Oakville.  Hours of work are Monday to Thursday, 6am to 4:30pm with some overtime required. 

 


Strategic Sourcing Manager

Gyptech is seeking a Strategic Sourcing Manager to join our Supply Chain team.  We are looking for a hardworking and capable leader to help take our sourcing to the next level.

Skill Requirements

  • Experience with sourcing in low-cost offshore economies
  • Professional qualification in purchasing is an asset
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience with ERP systems
  • Ability to optimize value and drive down cost across the supply chain
  • Ability to forge strong internal and external relationships
  • A hardworking leader with a commitment to excellence and continuous improvement

Responsibilities

  • Developing global purchasing controls and coordination
  • Creating, communicating and implementing strategic sourcing goals for commodity or spend responsibility expenditure
  • Working closely with operations to create and maintain rolling 12 – 24 month purchasing plans
  • Developing reporting process which measures actual to plan and integrating the process across the corporate group
  • Developing and maintaining creative and aggressive vendor plans
  • Managing and driving down total acquisition costs whilst handling complex sourcing processes and activities
  • Managing all commodities and the associated supplier base including indirect procurement activities
  • Negotiating contracts and service level agreements and managing commercial terms and conditions
  • Fostering supplier partnerships and collaboration whilst managing supplier performance in low-cost country environments
  • Leading and supporting continuous improvement both internally and within the supply chain and sub-tiers

Qualifications

  • An Engineering background with 8 to 10 years of international strategic procurement experience in an OEM manufacturing/engineering environment  

Additional Information

This position is based out of our head office in Burlington with the opportunity for regular international travel.

 


Electrical Installation Supervisor

Gyptech is seeking an Electrical Installation Supervisor to join our team.

Skill Requirements

  • Works well independently or in a team setting
  • Able to successfully lay out work plans and see them through according to schedule
  • Experience with hardware and software for PowerFlex, Sinamic and Yaskawa VFD’s
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills.
  • Experienced with AutoCAD
  • Able to read different types of electrical schematics (Eplan, AutoCAD etc...).

Responsibilities

  • Electrical hardware and control system design
  • Equipment and control panel testing and quality control
  • Spending extended periods of time on-site working with customers and contractors to ensure successful installation of Gyptech electrical and control systems during construction phases
  • Testing IO, control circuits, LV power distribution, drives/motors and safety wiring
  • Troubleshooting, correcting and repairing problems with electrical & control systems at Gyptech sites during commissioning and support phases
  • Helping to troubleshoot VFD’s and other motor control devices as well as various types of industrial networking and communication protocols (Ethernet, Profibus, DH+…)
  • Generating Electrical Bid Packages for quoting purposes

Qualifications

  • Journeyman Electrician, Technical Diploma, Engineering Degree or a demonstration of equivalent experience
  • Min 5+ years’ experience in industrial environments with experience in lead or foreman type roles
  • Available for extended international travel to a variety of different locations

Additional Information

This position is based out of our head office in Burlington; however, it is primarily a field position with the requirement to travel on a consistent basis. It is expected the annual travel commitment would be 6 to 8 months within a year.

 


Production Assistant - Customer Service

Gyptech is seeking a Production Assistant, Customer Service to join our team.

Skill Requirements

  • Ability to read & interpret engineering drawings
  • Aptitude to work with your hands doing light assembly, paint/polishing, inspections, etc.
  • Must be computer literate. Familiarity with the Microsoft Suite and ERP systems is an asset
  •  Good communications skills
  • Able to lift up to 50lbs
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Responsibilities

  • Light duty fabrication, assembly, polishing, and inspection, as required
  • Managing the mixer boot fabrication schedule and fabricating mixer boots as per drawings
  • Assisting with work order material issuing, routing, scheduling and other admin functions
  • Ownership of the Material Review Board Program.
  • Using our ERP system and Microsoft programs to track and record information, and help with reporting and dispositioning of items
  • Working with the entire Gyptech Customer Service Team and other internal departments as required  

Additional Information

This position is based out of our manufacturing facility in Oakville.  Hours of work are Monday to Thursday, 6:00am to 4:30pm with some overtime required.