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.


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.
 


Manufacturing Execution Systems Designer

If you have a passion for automation and an interest in collecting and visualizing data to help manufacturing teams optimize production and streamline performance, we have an exciting opportunity. We’re currently seeking candidates to join our controls team in the development and deployment of Manufacturing Execution Systems.

Skill Requirements

The ideal candidate for this position enjoys exploring technology to finding solutions to real world challenges. They believe strongly in continuous improvement. They are adaptable and like variety in their work, moving freely between programming, bench testing 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:
  • Experience implementing MES Systems
  • User Interface Design
  • Designing Reports and Analytic Applications
  • Experience with Ignition and Sepasoft
  • Exposure to Factory Talk, GE iFix and/or Wonderware SCADA systems\
  • Programming, especially Python, Java, HTML, SQL
  • Developing and Maintaining Databases
  • 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

  • Design and implement MES systems to help customers improve their manufacturing process
  • Deploy tools and strategies for collecting and analyzing production data
  • Develop operator interfaces to key statistics and reports
  • Assist in the selection and configuration of computer hardware and industrial networks
  • Support commissioning at international customer sites

Qualifications

  • Sepasoft MES / OEE Certification an asset
  • Ignition Certification
  • Related College or University Education
  • At least 5 years of related experience



Fabrication Coordinator

Gyptech is seeking a Fabrication Coordinator to assist the Project Management team in managing external fabrication shops.

Skill Requirements

  • Hands-on experience in manufacturing, fabrication and operations environments.
  • A hardworking self-starter committed to excellence with proven organizational skills.
  • Strong communication skills with an unwavering desire to tackle new challenges and uncover practical solutions to problems. 
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel and working knowledge of MS Office, AutoCAD and MS Project. 

Responsibilities

  • Assisting the Project Managers with administrative tasks
  • Maintaining an up to date drawing transmittal registry
  • Managing the quotations for fabrication from the different shops
  • Coordinating job inspections with the lead designers and team members
  • Working closely within the Fabrication team environment
  • Monitoring and visiting assigned Fabrication shops on a weekly basis
  • Inspecting equipment builds throughout the process. (dimensional checks, welding, paint)
  • Following up on timely releases of parts, to ensure no delays in assembly of equipment
  • Resolving drawing issues from shops with designers
  • Obtaining quotations for fabrication from the different shops

Qualifications

  • The ability to communicate in Spanish is an asset. 

Additional Information

This position is based out of our head office in Burlington and will require regular travel to local fabrication shops.