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:

 

Electrical Designer

Gyptech is seeking an Electrical Designer to research and design control panels & automated control systems within the Electrical Hardware Design Team. 

Skill Requirements

  • Experience designing low voltage power distribution drive panels & PLC control panels is an asset
  • Knowledge of E-Plan (version 2.0 or above) and/or AutoCAD software for design and development of industrial electrical projects and documentation is an asset
  • 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

  • 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

Additional Information

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


 


Electrical Site Technician

Gyptech is seeking an Electrical Site Technician to join our team.  Reporting to the Manager, Electrical Field Services.

Skill Requirements

  • Experience in industrial environments is an asset
  • Works well independently or in a team setting
  • Experience with hardware and software for PowerFlex, Sinamic and Yaskawa VFD’s is an asset
  • Good 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 an Electrical Site Supervisor 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, including;
    • Written specifications, documents and drawings
  • Generating electrical installation drawings and documents, including;
    • Single line diagrams from motor list summaries.
    • Cable schedules from motor and device lists.
    • Cable tray layouts.
    • Electrical building service drawings.
    • Electrical service schematics.

Qualifications

  • Electrical Apprentice, Technical Diploma, Engineering Degree or a demonstration of equivalent experience

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.


General Labourer

Gyptech is seeking a General Labourer to perform general housekeeping and maintenance duties.

Skill Requirements

  • Manufacturing experience would be an asset
  • Handyman skills (plumbing, carpentry) would be an asset
  • Strong communication skills - Fluent in English
  • Must work well with others and within a team environment

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.
 


General Machinist

Gyptech is seeking a General Machinist to join our team. 

Skill Requirements

  • 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 centres, 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.  Must have experience running lathe and milling machines
  • 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. 
 


Field Engineer Service Representative

Gyptech is seeking a Field Engineer / Service Representative to join our team.  The role involves travel to customer sites to bring Gyptech value directly to the customer with our OEM engineering, global supply and knowledge base as tools.

Skill Requirements

  • Wallboard manufacturing experience an asset.
  • Strong English communication skills.
  • Team player with a strong service mindset.  
  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite, especially MS Excel.
  • Available to travel to a variety of different locations.

Responsibilities

  • Bringing solutions to the customer with Gyptech value adds – OEM design, knowledge, innovation, equipment history etc.
  • Generating sales through growing customer relationships on-site.  
  • Leading Gyptech site labor to execute service outages and/or technically advising customers/third party crews to successfully complete service work.
  • Direct responsibility for safety, quality, schedule, and cost/productivity of assigned projects.
  • Available for 24/7 support.
  • Supporting quotations and winning work at customer sites.

Qualifications

  • Engineering degree or technical diploma (mechanical or controls).  Alternately, a demonstration of equivalent experience (e.g. millwright, maintenance etc.).
  • Minimum 2+ years’ experience in industrial or material handling equipment environments.

Additional Information

This position is based remotely in South Central USA; however, it is primarily a field position with the requirement to travel to customer plants on a consistent basis.
 


Technical Sales Specialist Associate

Gyptech is seeking an Technical Sales Specialist to help support and grow our Sales team. 
 

Skill Requirements

  • You have excellent organizational skills, the ability to handle multiple priorities and strong attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of material handling equipment is an asset.
  • Knowledge of Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, and Acrobat Reader.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate (verbal/written) effectively.
  • Ability to collaborate across other functional areas.

Responsibilities

  • Accountability and responsibility for growing/maintaining customer relationships.
  • Creating supporting documents as required throughout the sales process.
  • Preparing quotations in multiple currencies for products or services.
  • Communicating with the Technical Services, Logistics and Procurement Teams to check product availability, expedite outstanding orders and alert of any order discrepancies.
  • Answering customer phone and email inquiries and recording the inquiry details into our ERP system.
  • Supporting the team with other tasks and projects, as required

Qualifications

  • An Engineering Technology Diploma or Degree.
  • 2 to 5+ years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Previous experience with an order management system would be an asset.

Additional Information

The role is based out of our head office in Burlington. On occasion, there may be a need to travel to our Oakville manufacturing facility for meetings.  There is a possibility of international travel.
 


Estimator

Gyptech is seeking an Estimator 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 gather data required in preparing detailed estimates.

Skill Requirements

  • Estimating experience in an engineer-to-order environment with experience in bidding mid-sized to large projects.
  • Field experience is a significant asset.
  • Excellent verbal communications skills and technical writing skills are a must.
  • Good presentation, interpersonal and team management skills.
  • Ability to read, understand and interpret engineering/vendor specifications and drawings.
  • Detail oriented, highly organized and able to work effectively with shifting priorities.
  • Self-motivated and hardworking, effectively working on multiple projects at a time.
  • Auto-CAD, Autodesk Inventor, MS Office and ERP software knowledge will be an asset.
  • Extensive understanding of construction methods and materials.
  • A high aptitude in understanding estimating technology and the ability to identify opportunities to maximize the efficiency of the estimating process.

Responsibilities

  • Working closely with the Sales Team to accurately build total project costing for customer quotations.
  • Working closely with internal groups such as Project Management, Fabrication, Mechanical and Electrical Design groups under direction of senior sales staff and upper management.
  • Assisting the other estimator with the evaluation and/or development of cost estimates from historical and corporate ERP data.
  • Assisting in performing analysis of cost estimates, preparing contingency, escalation, and reconciliations for estimates; performing comparisons of scope, quantities and cost data between projects. Developing templates, unit rates, quantity take-offs and work hour estimates.
  • Reviewing process designs and engineering specifications for cost effectiveness, identifying cost trends to assist management in cost reduction and process improvement efforts.
  • Analyzing completed projects to compare estimated costs to actual costs and determine the reason for any discrepancies in reports.
  • Organizing and managing a centralized cost estimating database and a formal process to support cost estimating to ensure historical data is utilized.
  • and the various other database information available in the industry.
  • Assisting in preparing subcontract & materials inquiries and reviewing subsequent quotations.
  • Reading, interpreting and understanding engineering specifications and process design drawings (PFD’s, P&ID’s, Equipment Data Sheets, etc.).
  • Assisting in preparing or reviewing the construction schedule, providing man-hours and equipment requirements for each activity.
  • Participating in post-construction meetings on each job to provide feedback to the team and the estimating staff.

Additional Information

The role is based out of our head office in Burlington, Ontario. There is a possibility of international travel.
 


Controls System 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.
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.
 

Skill Requirements

  • User Interface Design
  • Working with Wonderware, TIA Portal, Ignition, FTView SE, and/or GE iFix
  • Programming, especially Python, VBA, Java, and/or Ladder Logic
  • Developing and Accessing Database Tables
  • Familiarity with Ethernet 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’ experience in related field

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

  • 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. 
  • Hands-on experience in mechanical design and 3D modelling. 

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

  • 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.

 


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) is an asset
  • 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.

 


CNC Boring Mill Operator

Gyptech is seeking a CNC Boring Mill Operator to join our manufacturing team.

Skill Requirements

  • Proven knowledge and experience of CNC Machining
  • Knowledge of production processes, quality control and other techniques for maximizing the effective machining of plates and components
  • Ability to analyze and interpret engineering drawings
  • Team player with good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong work ethic the ability to work independently

Responsibilities

  • Set up and operation of CNC milling machines to manufacture plates and weldments to engineering blueprints for custom industrial equipment
  • Verify conformance of machined work to specifications, using measuring tools including micrometers, calipers, etc
  • Study machining instructions, work orders, and drawings to determine dimensional and finish specifications, sequence of operations, set-ups, and tooling requirements
  • Select cutting tools according to machining instructions
  • Observe boring operations to detect malfunctions
  • Lift work pieces onto worktables either manually or with hoists/cranes (up to 50lbs)
  • Installing tools and spindles
  • Document work performed/completed in job sheets
  • Daily housekeeping of work area and maintaining equipment

Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience operating a CNC Milling machine in a machine shop setting. Post secondary education in General Machining is an asset.

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. 
 


IT Support Technician

Gyptech is seeking a IT Support Technician 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.
 


Control Systems Engineer

Gyptech is seeking a Control Systems Engineer within the Electrical Engineering & Controls team.

Skill Requirements

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


SyteLine Developer

Gyptech is seeking a SyteLine Developer to support users in the Infor SyteLine ERP environment.

Skill Requirements

  • A commitment to continuous improvement and willingness to go the extra mile to provide excellent customer service for the organization.
  • The ability to communicate appropriately with all levels of the organization.
  • Strong interpersonal and technical abilities.

Responsibilities

  • Assisting with the ongoing design, configuration, support, and testing of the Infor SyteLine / Factory Track systems.
  • Ensuring business requirements are adequately documented, providing follow-up, and following the process flow for the implementation of new functionality.
  • Efficiently resolving data integrity issues and ensuring accurate and detailed testing of problems / solutions are performed.
  • Developing technical solutions to meet business requirements and recommending paths for improvement.
  • Facilitating all data inquiries, import and export requests, including ad-hoc and data analytic reports via Microsoft Excel, SQL Server Reporting Services, SQL Server Integration Services, Power BI, or similar tools as appropriate.
  • Supporting the implementation and usage of SyteLine in our global offices. 

Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of relevant experience working with Infor SyteLine software.
  • Understanding of business processes in the manufacturing sector.

Additional Information

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