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:

 

Applications Engineer

Gyptech is seeking a Applications Engineer​ to join our Head Office Sales team.  Gyptech is committed to company growth and increased market share driven by increased sales.  We are looking for a people-oriented professional to join our Sales team.

Skill Requirements

  • You’ve got demonstrable knowledge in: 
    • Mechanical design of industrial machinery.
    • Industrial welding, machining and fabricating.
    • Industrial equipment installation, commissioning and startup.
    • Industrial electrical hardware, PLC and HMI programming.
  • You’re savvy with Auto-CAD, Autodesk Inventor, MS Office and ERP software with base knowledge of PLC and HMI software.
  • You love people!  You’re passionate about connecting with our customers and helping them find mutually beneficial solutions to our challenges.  You have excellent communication and writing skills.

Responsibilities

  • Performing all required pre and post-sales services, developing professional customer relationships by phone or by travel to customer facilities.  Determining project requirements ranging from large green field turnkey production facilities to small equipment studies.
  • Preparing accurate, detailed designs in AutoCAD and Autodesk Inventor and initial design calculations, as required, for equipment layouts.
  • Preparing total project costing and full customer quotations, including supporting documentation and reference material, in consultation with project management, mechanical and electrical design groups under direction of senior sales staff and upper management.
  • Following up on customer questions, requests for additional information, sales leads and order status to ensure overall project success and customer satisfaction.
  • Providing direction and leadership for the project management and design groups pre and post-sale to enable a smooth transition from pre-sale communications to post-sale performance. 
  • Providing technical feedback from our customers to our design and project groups for continuous improvement.
  • Collaborating with all Gyptech offices, including national and international locations.
  • Preparing for and representing Gyptech at international trade shows and conferences.

Qualifications

  • You have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from a recognized university. 
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in the Gypsum industry or industrial equipment design.
  • Relevant sales experience.

Additional Information

This position is based out of our Burlington, Ontario, Canada head office with a requirement for frequent international travel on short notice with flexible schedule.  Qualified applicants please submit a resume to hr@gyptech.ca and please 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.
 

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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.
 

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Mechanical Specialist - Purchasing

Gyptech is seeking a Mechanical Specialist (Purchasing) within the Purchasing Team. We are looking for a hardworking and capable individual to assist with technical purchasing.

Skill Requirements

  • Excellent organizational and communication skills.
  • Confidence working under pressure handling multiple priorities while maintaining a strong attention to detail.
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD and Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, etc.).
  • Experience with ERP Systems.
  • Strong work ethic, a positive attitude and able to work well both independently and as part of a dynamic team.

Responsibilities

  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of our network of fabrication shops & vendors
  • Managing incoming equipment components, sub-assemblies and customer service parts to ensure on-time delivery.
  • Locating and interpreting drawings from the historical/archived projects.
  • Following up with suppliers and internal manufacturing to track progress of work orders.
  • Conducting quality assurance inspections of parts.
  • Assisting with sourcing of new suppliers for outsourcing services.
  • Contributing to company-wide cost reduction efforts
  • Coordinating with other departments as needed (e.g. Customer Service, Engineering, etc.).
  • Creating and managing work orders in support of the purchasing team and updating the internal system.
  • Providing technical support to the Purchasing team and resolving supplier technical issues.
  • Assisting, as required, with ERP implementation.

Qualifications

  • 3 to 5 years of experience in industrial equipment/ETO manufacturing with technical knowledge in Machining, Welding, and Assembly.
  • Mechanical Technology diploma or equivalent from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Purchasing experience in an ETO environment.

Additional Information

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

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
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