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:

 

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 Site Supervisor

Gyptech is seeking an Electrical Site Supervisor to join our team.  Reporting to the Manager, Electrical Hardware Design.

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...).
  • Available for extended international travel to a variety of different locations.

Responsibilities

  • 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
  • Equipment and control panel testing and quality control
  • 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 role

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.

 


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.

 


Equipment Assembler

Gyptech is seeking an Equipment Assembler to join our team. 

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 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.
 


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



Mechanical Specialist

Gyptech is seeking a Mechanical Specialist. 

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
  • People oriented professional with a strong customer focus
  • Experience with Microsoft Products including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
  • Familiarity with machining and fabrication operations as well as engineering design concepts, procedures and practices

Responsibilities

  • Reviewing equipment spare parts drawings for completeness and accuracy
  • Interfacing with customers and internal stakeholders to determine scope, requirements, deliverables, budget, costing and schedules
  • Working closely with project managers, designers & customers on large project spare parts quotes
  • Maintaining customer databases and web-based customer catalogues
  • Contributing to the design of improvements for existing products
  • Releasing and reviewing designs with fabrication shops to ensure consistent design, fabrication and quality specifications
  • Coordinating and interfacing with vendors on design and technical specifications
  • Contributing to the maintenance and improvement of the standardized mechanical parts library used by the design groups
  • Participating in special projects
  • Field customer calls and preparing customer quotes

Qualifications

  • An Engineering Technology Diploma or Degree
  • 2 to 5+ 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.

 


Receiver

Gyptech is seeking a Receiver to join our team.

Skill Requirements

  • Must be able to read and interpret engineering drawings
  • Working knowledge of MS Office products
  • Candidate must be organized and detailed orientated
  • Forklift and Crane experience is considered an asset

Responsibilities

  • Receiving, unpacking and inspecting incoming product ensuring all quality procedures are followed
  • Ensuring description and physical counts of received goods corresponds with packing slips
  • Receiving all materials in ERP system
  • Performing all internal movement of inbound product and materials to appropriate locations and throughout their operations
  • Updating various systems with material tracking/routing information
  • Working with department leads to understand priorities and help with material tracking/routing

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Valid driver’s license is required

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.