Power Engineer

Graveyard Shift

Updated on 5/23/2024

Daiya Foods

Daiya Foods

51-200 employees

Plant-based, dairy-free food alternatives

Consumer Goods


Burnaby, BC, Canada

  • 4th Class Power Engineer Certification
  • Minimum 1 years of experience as a Power Engineer in a manufacturing environment with ammonia systems
  • Ability to work overtime and weekend hours if required
  • Knowledge of SOPs, HACCP and Good Manufacturing Practices in food industry an asset
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety Regulations
  • Previous experience in food manufacturing facility an asset
  • Responsible for the maintenance and safe, consistent operation of the Steam Boiler Plant, Ammonia/ Glycol Refrigeration Plant, Process System and all related equipment.
  • Monitor, maintain, troubleshoot and repair all HVAC and human comfort systems, including Air Handling Unit’s, Make-Up Air Unit’s, Supply and Exhaust Fans, etc.
  • Complete daily logs and preventative maintenance schedules as required.
  • Respond quickly to production requests for maintenance support to ensure minimum downtime.
  • Anticipate machine failures and make changes or recommendations to prevent reoccurrence.
  • Troubleshoot problems and perform immediate repairs and preventative maintenance on equipment.
  • Install, maintain, inspect and repair a wide variety of mechanical equipment.
  • Perform equipment change-overs and production line set ups.
  • Work collaboratively with the Production and the rest of the Maintenance team to increase efficiency.
  • Responsible for working safely and following all applicable WorkSafe BC regulations & complying with company policies.
  • Reports observations of any deviation to the process and/or procedure or a defect or non-conformance to the product which may result in a situation requiring food safety assessment and placing product on hold or scrapping the product to the management immediately.
  • Maintains a wide variety of power tools in good/safe working condition including annual safety inspections as required by WorkSafe BC Regulation.
  • Complies and adheres to SQF, OHS and GMP standards, requirements, and practices.
  • Performs other duties or undertakes projects as assigned.

Daiya Foods is an ideal workplace for those passionate about health and sustainability, specializing in allergen-friendly plant-based dairy alternatives. The company's dedication to creating delicious, environmentally friendly food items positions it as a leader in the evolving market of plant-based diets. Working at Daiya Foods offers the opportunity to be at the forefront of dietary innovation while contributing to a healthier planet.

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Burnaby, Canada



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