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.

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 information is available in accessible format upon request.

A copy of Gyptech’s Multi-year AODA accessibility plan is also available upon request.  

Gypsum Technologies Inc. (Gyptech) strives to meet the needs of its employees and customers with disabilities and is working to remove and prevent barriers to accessibility.  Gyptech is committed to fulfilling our requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA).  Clients who wish to provide feedback on the way Gyptech provides its goods and services to people with disabilities, can email hr@gyptech.ca or call the Head Office at 905-567-2000 to speak to Human Resources.

 

Gyptech is currently seeking candidates to fill the following positions:

 

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. 

 


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.
  • 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.

Additional Information

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

 


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 10+ years of experience designing low voltage power distribution drive panels & PLC control panels.  A P.Eng. license 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 to join our Mechanical Engineering Team.

Skill Requirements

  • Hands-on experience in mechanical design and 3D modelling. 
  • Heavy machinery design, installation or maintenance would be an asset.
  • Fabrication or Commissioning experience would be an asset.
  • Bulk material handling/process knowledge would be an asset. 

Responsibilities

  • Participating in all phases of the design, development, and implementation of our equipment and systems.
  • Developing machine concepts and detailed designs in Autodesk Inventor. This may include plant layouts, board handling equipment or bulk material handling equipment. Includes both original equipment design as well as the integration of Gyptech equipment with purchased equipment from vendors.
  • 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.

Qualifications

  • A 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 a requirement for regular international travel.

 


Control Systems Engineer

Gyptech is seeking a Control Systems Engineer within the Electrical Engineering & Controls team.  Your role will involve:

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
  • Experience with industrial robots, process controls, instrumentation, and Functional Safety (TUV) design/validation is a plus

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
  • Minimum 7 years of hands-on controls development and commissioning 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.


Control Systems Engineer - SCADA

If you have a passion for automation and an interest in visualizing data to help manufacturing teams optimize production and streamline functionality for users, we have an exciting opportunity. We’re currently seeking candidates to join our controls group 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
  • Working with Ignition, Rockwell FTView SE, GE iFix or Wonderware
  • Programming, especially Python, VBA, Java, Ladder Logic
  • Developing and accessing database tables
  • Familiarity with Ethernet IP, network concepts and troubleshooting
  • Selecting, bench testing and commissioning hardware
  • Field support and engaging with a variety of people
  • Previous MQTT / IIOT experience would be an asset

Responsibilities

  • Develop operator interfaces for controlling automated production lines
  • Assist in the design and installation of computer hardware and industrial networks
  • Deploy tools for collecting and analyzing production data
  • Support commissioning of international projects

Qualifications

  • Related College or University education
  • 3-5 years of experience in related field
  • Ignition certification would be an asset

Additional Information

In addition to our competative compensation and benefits package, this position offers:
  • Freedom to be creative and innovative
  • Collaborate with a welcoming and motivated team
  • Develop with a high degree of autonomy
  • Training Opportunities with a focus on Career Development
  • Flexible hours
  • Some opportunity for internation travel



Buyer

Gyptech is seeking a Buyer to join our Supply Chain team.  We are looking for a hardworking and capable individual to join our team, reporting to the Strategic Sourcing Manager.

Skill Requirements

  • Strong critical thinking and negotiation skills.
  • Knowledge of fabrication/contract manufacturing, and Electrical components sourcing.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and purchasing software.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Responsibilities

  • Processing purchase orders for various commodities – ensuring best cost and delivery.
  • Managing supplier relationships, negotiating contracts, deliveries, ensuring continuity of supply.
  • Maintaining the supplier database and related documentation.
  • Determine and manage inventory needs to support both production and customer service.
  • Actively participate with multi-disciplinary teams to find sustainable, scalable, and cost efficient solutions in material supply.
  • Ensure that all purchased items meet the required quality standards and specifications.

Qualifications

  • Degree or Diploma in Business Administration / Supply Chain Management, or a related field.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a direct Procurement role.



Electrician - Panel Builder

Gyptech is seeking an Industrial Electrician/Panel Builder to join our team.

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 and panels for large scale industrial mechanical equipment
  • Full machine wiring of newly built industrial equipment
  • Testing electrical components and equipment
  • Reading and interpreting blueprints, drawings and specifications
  • Opportunity to travel to site to help with installation and commissioning projects

Qualifications

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

Additional Information

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.


Equipment Assembler

Gyptech is seeking an Equipment Assembler to join our team.

Skill Requirements

  • Mechanically inclined with knowledge/experience using hand/power tools
  • Fitting, Welding, hydraulics and pneumatic experience would be an asset
  • Ability to communicate, receive and understand instructions regarding duties
  • Assemble and fit pre-fabricated parts to form assemblies
  • Inspect assemblies for alignment, dimensions, fit and quality of workmanship
  • Ability to read AutoCAD and Inventor prints
  • Must work well with others within a team environment
  • Ability to organize work under project deadline constraints
  • Strong problem-solving skills and decision making abilities

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

Additional Information

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.
  • Competitive compensation with benefits
  • Company supported continuing education and opportunities for growth
  • Participation in developing industry-leading innovation with the opportunity to be creative and take initiative
  • A newly upgraded and clean manufacturing facility



 


Junior Technician

Gyptech is seeking a Junior Technician to join our Electrical Panel Building team.

Skill Requirements

  • Strong communication skills - Fluent in English
  • Working knowledge of Excel, Word and Corel is a must
  • Ability to read AutoCAD and Inventor electrical schematics
  • 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 and panels for large scale industrial mechanical equipment
  • Full machine wiring of newly built industrial equipment
  • Testing electrical components and equipment
  • Reading and interpreting blueprints, drawings and specifications
  • Opportunity to travel to site to help with installation and commissioning projects

Qualifications

  • Electrical Engineering Technician Power Diploma or equivalent
  • Able to lift up to 50lbs
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Ability to travel globally

Additional Information

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.