Fergus, ON, CA, ON N1M

Function:  Industrial Operations
Employment type:  Full Time
Required experience:  Experienced - over 5 years
Reference ID:  74871


Nexans Canada Inc. -Fergus is a wire and cable manufacturer. Our business group “Distribution & Usages” means reliable cabling systems and smart energy solutions, including power accessories, to make buildings and power networks more efficient, more people oriented and more sustainable. We are currently looking to fill the position of Millwright. Please see below for qualifications and responsibilities.



  • Certified Millwright 433A
  • Above average troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to handle several jobs and set priorities
  • Ability to weld and machine components as necessary
  • Ability to repair mechanical failures of machines including gearboxes, bearings, shafts, etc.


Duties include:

  • Repair of emergency breakdown work in a priority set either by the Maintenance individual or the Supervisor
  • Completion of planned work as directed by the Maintenance Supervisor and/or Maintenance Planner
  • Preventative maintenance checks/repairs as directed by the Maintenance Supervisor and/or Maintenance Planner
  • Ensure that the work completed is recorded in a manner to ensure adequate information available for the Maintenance Supervisor
  • Troubleshoot machine failures and repair as necessary within their abilities
  • Update the computerized maintenance system by completing work orders and listing parts used

Why Work With Us?

  • Interesting and varied work in an international, dynamic and multidisciplinary environment
  • Competitive wages in a Unionized environment. This role has a starting wage of $40.57 with approximately $10,000 per year in premiums.
  • Continental schedule rotating days (8:00am – 8:00pm) and nights (8:00pm to 8:00am), every second weekend is a 3 day weekend.
  • Volunteer overtime
  • Uniforms provided
  • Benefits include health and dental, lift insurance, AD&D, and WI.
  • Tool allowance of $350/year
  • Boot allowance of $265/year (increases according to CBA)
  • DC Pension Plan with Company match (max of 11% base wage)
  • Prescription safety glasses coverage
  • Employee gym
  • Cold weather clothing


Among our employees we share the same values- we are pioneers of the energy transition, dedicated to deliver to the highest standards of performance, united to achieve our ambitious goal.

At the individual level our growth culture is built on trust and collaboration.  We wish to welcome you as a valuable member of our team. To enable impact we believe in autonomy at the local level at the same time as we encourage knowledge sharing within our global engineering competence.


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