People: Our Strength, Our Future

A career at Black & McDonald will grant you the opportunity to contribute to our culture of continuous improvement, help reinforce our values and shape our contribution to community, and drive our continued success. Our vision is to be the best company to work for; the best company for safety, quality and value; the best company for customer service; and the best company for technical expertise.

Position Summary

Black & McDonald Limited is actively seeking a Relief 3rd Class Stationary Engineer for a steam plants located in Orillia and in the Toronto Ontario area. The successful candidate will fulfill various relief, 24/7 shift rotations based on customer needs and availability.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Operate steam boilers, air compressors, water softeners, air dryers, pumps and fans
  • Responsible for the safe operation of the steam plant
  • Perform all tasks related to the safe and efficient operation of the steam boiler plant including repairs and maintenance
  • Perform routine inspection and testing of equipment to ensure proper operation
  • Perform minor repair and general maintenance duties
  • Document air compressor readings, all plant steam produced and consumption, gas consumption
  • Track and log all gas, water, and hydro readings
  • Perform water analysis on boilers
  • Complete daily log report
  • Monitor and maintain water treatment; boiler systems
  • Test run the safety and standby equipment weekly, UPS, generator testing
  • Provide access and assistance to sub-trades as required

Competency Requirements

  • Maintains a professional demeanor at all times
  • Ability to cope under pressure and maintain focus, dealing effectively with setbacks while remaining positive
  • Portrays a positive image and motivates colleagues at all times to ensure continued success
  • Embraces change and always willing to adopt new practices
  • Holds self and others accountable
  • Ability to approach problems logically, under pressure and seek innovative solutions
  • Communicates effectively (verbally and written) at all levels within an organization and with external parties including enforcing authorities
  • Understands the needs and perspectives of both internal and external customers
  • Promotes teamwork and collaboration
  • Values and respects others, encourages and supports diversity
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision

Education & Skill Requirements

  • Must possess a 3rd Class Power Engineer certificate
  • Successfully be cleared in a security back ground investigation is mandatory
  • Critical environment, experience preferred
  • Bending and lifting required; lifting under 30 kg
  • Must be able to climb stairs and to work on a ladder or scaffold as required
  • Good computer skills
  • Be available for 24/7 on call duty (relief)