Motion Canada is currently recruiting for a Gearbox Technician for their service repair shop in Montreal, Quebec. Working in the repair and machine shop, the candidate will be primarily involved in the repairing and maintenance of gearboxes, valves, pumps, and cylinders. This exciting and challenging position will report into the Shop Manager.

Motion Canada, a leading distributor of industrial MRO (maintenance, repair and operation replacement) parts, and the largest Bearing and Power Transmission Company in NA is an industry leader with approximately $500 million in sales and with over 50 branches across Canada. With a national platform, a track record of success, an entrepreneurial executive team, and the backing of a multi-billion dollar parent company (Motion Industries ) Motion Canada is positioned for strong growth across Canada. The company is a provider of more than 4.8 million parts and services.
Main Responsibilities
  • Build/assemble new gear reducers
  • Reconfigure existing gearboxes (swap gear assembly to change ratio, install or replace c-force motor adapters, shovel bases, top mounts, etc.)
  • Install motors on gearboxes (some configurations require shaft alignment)
  • Bore and key shaft coupling hubs, sprockets and other shaft accessories
  • Inspect and reassemble used gear reducers
  • Repair gear reducers (replace gears as needed, replace bearings, seals, shims and gasket, etc.)
  • Basic electric motor modifications (add c-face flange, rotate terminal box, etc.)
  • Other duties as needed
Required Experience
  • Minimum 1-3 years experience in gear box repair/rebuilds (experience in transmissions will also be considered)
  • Basic manual machining skills are an asset
  • Trade certification (i.e. Millwright, Industrial or Automotive Mechanic) considered an asset or equivalent experience
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and schematics
  • Detail oriented with ability to work independently
  • Strong planning and organizational skills
  • A complete basic set of tools required

Category: Svc Tech
This is a full time position

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