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.

 


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.

 


Mechanical Designer

Gyptech is seeking a Mechanical Designer to join our Mechanical Engineering team.

Skill Requirements

  • 5+ years of hands-on experience in mechanical design and 3D modelling. 
  • Advanced 2D AutoCAD and 3D modelling design skills and knowledge.
  • Solid overall design, project leadership and communication skills.
  • Material handling or heavy machinery design, installation or maintenance would be an asset.
  • Fabrication or Commissioning experience would be an asset.

Responsibilities

  • Creating mechanical designs of equipment/systems as part of a design team including: bulk material handling, conveying, crushing, screening, dust collection, storage, metering, detailed machine design, and process improvement.
  • 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.

Additional Information

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

 


Site Manager

Gyptech is seeking a Site Manager to join our team to oversee the site installation and commissioning of large-scale industrial manufacturing projects for a worldwide customer base.  Reporting to the Director of Project Management.

Skill Requirements

  • Experience working on large-scale projects, ideally in gypsum or large-scale material handling industries, with budgets and timelines
  • A leader who develops strong client relationships and organizational skills
  • Commitment to excellence and continuous improvement
  • Strong communication skills with an unwavering desire to tackle new challenges and uncover practical solutions to problems
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office, AutoCAD, ERP/MRP systems and MS Project.  

Responsibilities

  • Involvement through the complete life cycle from concept to commissioning and customer sign off
  • Resolving complex or technical issues, managing client relations and mitigating risks to ensure the project adheres to contractual, budgetary and scheduling goals
  • Preparing tender packages, including scope of work for all trades
  • Tender analysis and awarding contracts related to all aspects of the project
  • Coordinating contractors on site
  • Conducting regular site inspections to ensure quality is being delivered, site conditions and project schedules are being maintained
  • Managing change requests throughout the duration of the project
  • Monitoring and maintaining installation schedule
  • Ensuring compliance with Health and Safety procedures and practices.
  • Coordinating interface between various internal, external and client groups

Qualifications

  • 15 years+ experience in construction, fabrication and operations environments with a bachelor’s degree or diploma in engineering or demonstration of equivalent experience
  • Project Management Professional designation is an asset

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 internationally on a consistent basis. It is expected the annual travel commitment is a minimum of 75%.

 


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.

 


Project Manager

Gyptech is seeking a Project Manager to execute aftermarket projects. 

Skill Requirements

  • Proficiency in MS Office products, MS Projects is essential and experience with AutoCAD
  • Results-driven self-starter
  • A leader capable of developing strong client relationships
  • Strong communication, planning and organizational capabilities

Responsibilities

  • Coordinating interface between various internal, external and client groups
  • Providing clarity of customer specifications, developing budgets, coordinating mechanical, electrical and controls design, fabrication, quality control, delivery planning, installation coordination and commissioning scheduling plus resources planning
  • Managing external fabrication shops and quotation process
  • Assisting in coordination of equipment shipping
  • 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

  • University degree or diploma in engineering with a minimum of 5 years of experience in manufacturing, fabrication or operations environments
  • Project Management Professional designation is an asset
  • Experience in a fast paced, project-based/ manufacturing environment working with budgets and timelines is a requirement

Additional Information

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

 


Jr Systems Administrator

Gyptech is seeking a Junior Systems Administrator to provide helpdesk support, deploy new IT equipment and support our IT infrastructure. We are looking for a hands-on and capable professional to strengthen our IT team.

Skill Requirements

  • You work well independently and have a strong attention to detail
  • You are committed to continuous improvement and you’re willing to go the extra mile to provide excellent customer service within our organization
  • You have strong organizational skills, multitasking capabilities and feel that no job is too big or too small

Responsibilities

  • Helpdesk support for all internal staff (between 100 – 200 users)
  • Building, configuring and deploying IT equipment throughout the organization
  • Deploying infrastructure related hardware and software
  • Supporting and maintaining the company’s enterprise infrastructure, including but not limited to virtualization, windows servers, file sharing, active directory, backup solutions and innovative end-user computing solutions
  • Building and maintaining IT policies and procedures

Qualifications

  • You have 1-2 years of related experience
  • A bachelor’s degree or diploma in a technology related field is preferred

Additional Information

This position is based out of our head office in Burlington.