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 Controls Systems Specialist within the Electrical and Controls Group.  We are looking for a hardworking and capable leader.

Skill Requirements

  • Demonstrated familiarity with Rockwell Software (ControlLogix, RSLinx, FTView), Siemens (Step7 v5.5, TIA Portal, WinCC), Invensys Wonderware/Archestra, GE iFix, Ignition.
  • 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
  • Leading junior team members in the development and coordination of projects
  • 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
  • 5 to 10 years plus of hands-on controls experience in a manufacturing environment. 
  • Experience with industrial robots is a plus.

Additional Information

This position is based out of our head office in Burlington with a requirement to travel internationally on a consistent basis.

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 anElectrical Engineer to research and design control panels & automated control systems within the Electrical Engineering team.

Skill Requirements

  • 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

  • Designing and developing drive panels & PLC control panels that meet customer specifications
  • Working with the Mechanical Design team to confirm design details
  • Participate in kick off meetings to determine project scope, requirements, deliverables, budget, costing and schedules
  • 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
  • Providing onsite installation, troubleshooting, debugging, commissioning and maintenance support for systems in the field.

Qualifications

  • An Electrical Engineering or related Degree with 5+ years of experience designing low voltage power distribution drive panels & PLC control panels
  • Knowledge of E-plan (version 2.0 or above) and AutoCAD 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.

Additional Information

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

 




Mechanical Engineer

Gyptech is seeking a Mechanical Engineer within the Mechanical Engineering (Mill) team.  We are looking for a hardworking and capable leader to help take our mechanical design team to the next level.

Responsibilities

Your role will involve:
  • Bulk material handling of raw material
  • Plant layouts, machine design, and process advancement.
  • Metering and dosing of additives
  • Thermal and mechanical processing
  • Working with and coordinating with Vendors and Contractors
  • Variety!

Qualifications

  • Heavy machinery design, installation or maintenance would be an asset.
  • Fabrication or Commissioning experience would be an asset.
  • Minimum 5-10 years’ experience.
  • Mechanical Engineer (or EIT)
  • Bulk material handling/process knowledge

Additional Information

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

Qualified applicants please submit a resume to hr@gyptech.ca and quote the position title in the subject line or fill out our online application using the following link: https://pivotalhr.fitzii.com/apply/30564?s=r
 
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.




Jr Industrial Controls Electrical Hardware Designer

Gyptech is seeking a Junior Industrial Controls Electrical Hardware Designer to research and design control panels & automated control systems within the Electrical Engineering team.
 

Skill Requirements

  • 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
  • Knowledge of Electrical Codes - NFPA79, NEC, CEC, CSA and IEC/EN as well as Panel Design Standard UL5 08A would be an asset
  • Knowledge of E-plan (version 2.0 or above) software for design and development of industrial electrical projects and documentation would be an asset

Responsibilities

  • Designing and developing drive panels & PLC control panels that meet customer specifications
  • Working with the Mechanical Design team to confirm design details
  • Participating in kick off meetings to determine project scope, requirements, deliverables, budget, costing and schedules
  • 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
  • Providing onsite installation, troubleshooting, debugging, commissioning and maintenance support for systems in the field.

Qualifications

  • An Electrical Engineering or related Degree
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD software

Additional Information

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


Licensed Electrician

Gyptech is seeking a Licensed Electrician to join our team. This position is based out of our manufacturing facility in Oakville. Hours of work are Monday to Thursday, 6am to 4:30pm (or 5am to 3:30pm) with some overtime required.

Skill Requirements

  • 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
  • Strong problem solving skills and decision making abilities

Responsibilities

  • Building electrical equipment for large scale industrial mechanical equipment
  • Testing electrical components and equipment
  • Reading and interpreting blueprints, drawings and specifications

Qualifications

  • Licensed Electrician (309A or 442A) with 5+ years of equivalent experience
  • Able to lift up to 50lbs
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license



Equipment Assembler

Gyptech is seeking an Equipment Assembler to join our team. This position is based out of our manufacturing facility in Oakville. Hours of work are Monday to Thursday, 6am to 4:30pm (or 5am to 3:30pm) with some overtime required. 
 

Skill Requirements

  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Fitting, Welding, hydraulics and pneumatic experience would be an asset
  • 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
  • Strong problem solving skills and decision making abilitie

Responsibilities

  • Assembling large scale industrial mechanical equipment
  • Testing and troubleshooting equipment
  • Reading and interpreting blueprints, drawings and specifications

Qualifications

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



Prep-Paint Metal Finisher

Gyptech is seeking a Prep-Paint Metal Finisher to join our team. This position is based out of our manufacturing facility in Oakville.  Hours of work are Monday to Thursday, 6am to 4:30pm (or 5am to 3:30pm) with some overtime required.

Skill Requirements

  • Experience in auto finishing, body shop or spray booth facility is an asset
  • Ability to interpret instruction via detailed drawings
  • Strong communication skills - Fluent in English
  • Attention to detail and quality work are required
  • Must work well with others and within a team environment
  • Ability to organize work under project deadline constraints

Responsibilities

  • Operate spray painting equipment inside our paint booth
  • Inspecting production parts during and following paint stages
  • Locating and removing imperfections on parts prior to painting utilizing hand tools such as hand grinders and sanders
  • Maintaining paint tools, including the spray booth
Consulting with team members resolving quality issues as they arise

Qualifications

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



General Labourer – Metal Finisher

Gyptech is seeking a General Labourer – Metal Finisher to join our team. This position is based out of our manufacturing facility in Oakville.  Hours of work are Monday to Thursday, 6am to 4:30pm (or 5am to 3:30pm) with some overtime required. 
 

Skill Requirements

  • Prior experience using a stroke sander is an asset
  • Reliable, hard-working individual
  • Strong communication skills - Fluent in English
  • Reliable transportation to get to and from work
  • Ability to work overtime when needed
  • Must work well with others and within a team environment

Responsibilities

  • Grinding and polishing metal parts (primarily stainless steel and chrome) using hand tools and power tools to achieve a desired surface finish
  • Inspecting parts to ensure no defects and surface finish is acceptable
  • Assisting other departments when needed, including shipping/receiving, prep & paint
  • Other general labour duties, as required



Human Resources Coordinator

Gyptech is seeking a Human Resources Coordinator to join our team. This position is part time in nature, 2 to 3 days a week.  This position will work out of the Burlington office, but will also be required to support the needs of the manufacturing facility in Oakville.

Skill Requirements

  • Working experience in an engineering or manufacturing environment is an asset
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills  
  • Demonstrated discretion and sound judgment in handling confidential information

Responsibilities

  • Assisting with all facets of human resources including: recruitment, on-boarding, employee relations, health & safety, and training and development
  • Managing recruitment activities; preparing job ads, screening resumes, scheduling interviews, conducting background checks, and liaising with external partners
  • Coordinating onboarding and successful transition of new hires
  • Supporting the health and safety and training programs; working in partnership with Joint Health & Safety Committees and Managers to develop, implement, and manage all aspects of these programs
  • Assisting in the development, communication, and implementation of HR programs and initiatives
Other administrative tasks to support the senior management team, as needed

Qualifications

  • Post-secondary education in Human Resources is a must

Additional Information

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. 


SCADA System Specialist

If you have a passion for automation and an interest in using data to help customers make decisions, optimize production and streamline operation for users, we have an exciting opportunity. We’re currently seeking candidates to join our controls group assisting in the development of HMI and SCADA systems.

Skill Requirements

The ideal candidate for this position enjoys exploring technology to find solutions to real world challenges. They are adaptable and like variety in their work, moving freely between programming, bench testing hardware and working hands on at a job site.  Attention to detail is critical to improving user experience and making systems intuitive for operators. In addition they may possess some of the following experience:
  • User Interface Design experience
  • Programming experience especially in Python, VBA, Ladder Logic and/or SQL
  • Previous automation work using Rockwell, Siemens, GE, Wonderware or Ignition Software
  • Familiarity with Ethernet Network concepts and troubleshooting
  • Past experience selecting, bench testing and commissioning hardware
  • International travel and experience working with a variety of people

Responsibilities

  • Develop Operator Interfaces for Controlling Automated Production Lines
  • Assist in the Design and Install of Computer Hardware, Industrial Networks and Camera Systems
  • Help create tools for collecting and analyzing production data
  • Provide Field Support in a variety of International Locations