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.

 


Mechanical Design Lead

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.

Our team of highly experienced management, engineering, operations and manufacturing professionals guarantees success through innovative design, manufacturing and a commitment to exceeding customer expectations. We have big plans for growth and are on the lookout for the best talent to help make them happen. 
 

Skill Requirements

  • You are a hardworking leader with a commitment to excellence and continuous improvement
  • You have strong communication skills with a desire to tackle new challenges and uncover practical solutions to technical problems
  • You have hands-on experience in mechanical design and 3D modelling.

Responsibilities

  • Developing machine concepts and detailed designs in a 3D modelling environment
  • Participating in all phases of the design, development, and implementation of our machine technology
  • Researching and analyzing requirements and technical specifications to satisfy the end-user
  • Interfacing with customers, vendors and managers to determine project scope, requirements, deliverables, budget, costing and schedules
  • Providing onsite installation, troubleshooting, commissioning and maintenance support for our equipment in the field
  • Reviewing designs with our fabrication shop and others to ensure consistent design, fabrication and quality specifications
  • Providing leadership and hands-on support to the Mechanical Design team

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical or Mechatronics Engineering and a solid understanding of engineering design principles

Additional Information

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

 


Mechanical Designer

Skill Requirements

  • Advanced 3D modelling knowledge and design skills are essential
  • Knowledge of material handling equipment is an asset
  • Solid overall design, project leadership and communication skills
  • A high degree of creativity and flexibility

Responsibilities

  • Creating mechanical designs of manufacturing equipment/systems as part of a design team
  • Reviewing designs with our fabrication shop and others to ensure consistent design, fabrication and quality specifications
  • Providing onsite installation, troubleshooting, commissioning and maintenance support for our equipment in the field

Qualifications

  • A Mechanical Engineering Technology Diploma or Degree
  • 5 plus years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience

Additional Information

This position is based out of our head office in Burlington with an opportunity for 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.