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Service Technician - Valve and Actuator

Sudbury, ON
Dec 11, 2020

Lakeside Process Controls Ltd. (‘Lakeside’) is recognized as a market leader, providing complete automation solutions to a wide range of industries. Our capabilities in process management and industrial automation enable us to solve our customers’ process automation challenges, keeping their operations running safer.
Our solutions range from devices that measure and relay diverse physical and chemical conditions, devices that control flow of materials, networks that transmit event-related information, to process control systems that collect information and trigger necessary actions to ensure continued operations.
Lakeside’s success is due to its exceptional people. Our skills and passion for our work is the key to our strong business results. Our commitment to a culture of integrity, teamwork and collaboration is what drives our continued and sustainable growth.
We seek individuals who are engaged, capable and committed to continuous improvement.
If this sounds like you, apply today and discover your potential with Lakeside!
What you will be doing in the role of Service Technician – Valve and Actuator:
Your responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Reviewing instructions, blueprints, drawings, and technical specs to determine the layout, installation procedures and materials required for a job
  • Measuring, marking, and positioning reference points for machining, fabrication and installation of actuators and other valve related equipment
  • Fabrication and or stock requisition/acquisition of required parts for assembly
  • Final assembly and testing of valve and valve automation products
  • Responding to valve related emergencies both during and after regular working hours
  • Performing instrument setup and calibration to meet specifications
  • Testing and replacement of defective equipment or components
  • Advising clients regarding standards, safety features and maintenance of the system
  • Building and maintaining relationships with customers

Relief Valve Service Responsibilities:
  • Operation and use of Pressure Relief Valves
  • Appropriate use of the ASME Code
  • Critical Inspection and Testing of ASME Valves
  • Repair maintenance, setting and testing of ASME Valves
Knowledge and skills required for the role:
  • Technician/Technologist College diploma in related field
  • Millwright Certificate
  • Five to Ten (5 – 10) years of hands on valve automation assembly and integration experience
  • Experience in assembling, setting, and testing ASME Safety Relief Valves
  • Experience in repair and maintenance of valves (including ASME Safety Relief Valves) and actuators
  • Experience with Millwrighting, machining, and welding
  • Experience in an ISO 9001:2008 working environment
  • Knowledge of valves, pneumatic, electric and hydraulic valve actuators
  • Knowledge of hydraulic, pneumatic and electric circuits and first principals
  • Knowledge of part layout, machining, and shop practices
  • Knowledge of interpretation of engineering drawings and dimensioning using Vernier calipers, micrometers etc.
  • Knowledge of safe use of slinging/rigging, overhead crane operation and forklift operation
  • Knowledge of process automation systems an asset
  • Knowledge of ASME Code as it applies to safety relief devices an asset
  • Knowledge of health and safety issues and regulations
  • Current NORCAT an asset
  • Site specific Safety indoctrinations at Vale, Glencoe and Domtar an Asset
  • Working at Heights
  • Will require the use of respirator
  • Training for use of overhead crane and forklift
  • Use of machinist, hand and power tools
  • Customer orientation
  • Thoroughness
  • Personal credibility
  • Team orientated
What we give YOU!
  • A competitive compensation package
  • An RRSP matching program
  • A comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage plan
  • Ample Time Off throughout the year
  • A structured training and development program
  • Opportunity to participate in Lakeside’s Wellness Program – a recipient of Benefit Canada’s Best In-Class Wellness Programming for organizations under 1000 employees!!