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 currently recruiting a Cylinder Mechanic for our North Bay, Ontario shop location. The key responsibilities include:  Inspect, disassemble, and rebuild new and used hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders.

Motion Canada is an industry leader with approximately $500 million in sales and 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.

  • Mechanical background with knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic systems and components
  • Ability to work without supervision
  • Strong understanding of mathematics and conversions
  • Inspect, disassemble, and rebuild new and used hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders maintaining a high level of quality as assigned by Service Manager or Shop Coordinator

  • Use shop equipment and tools to disassemble and assemble cylinders
  • Ability to identify defects or damage on parts after disassembly and record on work order
  • Measure and identify seal grooves, extrusion areas, tubes, rods, and threads
  • Test for leaks, movement, and tolerance of cylinders
  • Advise Shop Coordinator of parts requirements relating to work orders
  • Make necessary repairs to all cylinders
  • Remove and reinstall cylinders from equipment at shop or on site when necessary
  • Paint and prepare cylinders for shipment to customer
  • Keep clear and precise work order cards detailing repairs made to components and time spent on work
  • Maintain clean and efficient work environment
  • Work in a safe manner always to protect self and others from injury
  • Provide training to fellow workers when necessary
  • Work overtime when required
  • Take additional training as required
  • Additional duties as requested
The work experience at Motion Canada includes
  • Comprehensive flex benefits
  • Competitive wage
  • A generous pension plan
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Great company culture with a strong leadership team
  • Open and frequent communication
  • Timely feedback on individual performance and career development opportunities


Category: Svc Tech
This is a full time position

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