Journey-person Millwright - Full Time - EdmontonCanada


At Sulzer, you are empowered to deliver superior results. As a pioneer in industry we have a proud heritage of innovation and continue to evolve for the future. Join our story and create your own impact by developing your expertise and building solutions that help make our lives safer, smarter and more sustainable.


Join our Services_AME  team within the Services division in Edmonton, Alberta, as a Journey-person Millwright to help us take Sulzer Rotating Equipment Services (Canada) Ltd., to the next level. 


We have an immediate full-time opportunity for a Journey-person Millwright at our Edmonton, AB plant. Within this role, our successful candidate will, under limited supervision, interpret mechanical drawings, blueprints, and sketches, to perform precision metal cutting, grinding, shaping and fitting;  Measure components, parts and raw materials with precision measuring instruments, gauges and tools; Perform tasks in the repair and maintenance of Rotating Equipment while adhering to customer, OEM and industry standard specifications.


In this role you will be accountable for:

  • Assembly of all types of Rotating Equipment to customer, OEM and industry standard specifications
  • Disassembling equipment to gain access to remove, clean and inspect components
  • Perform bench work necessary to finish and fit parts to required customer specifications
  • Plan sequence of own work operations and methods of set-up including methods of mounting, levelling, aligning, holding and fastening work
  • Perform final as-built inspections and record data appropriately according to requirements requirements.
  • Participate in activities to investigate and determine root cause failure of equipment and components; recommend repair methods and procedures.
  • Duties as required in the assembly shop


To succeed in this role, you will need:

  • High degree of commitment to client services and teamwork 
  • Experience with engineered products and quality principles an asset
  • Previous centrifugal pumps assembly and machining experience an asset
  • Ideally 5+ years as a Red Seal Millwright with knowledge on pump manufacturing
  • Ability to read/interpret engineering drawings, sectional drawings, engineered bill of materials an asset
  • Ability to exercise judgement, diplomacy and tact in all interactions, working well with internal/external customers under demanding conditions
  • Ability to operate basic hand tools, basic precision measuring tools and adhere to proper safety attire as specified by a minimum tool requirement list specific to the facility
  • Orientation to our company-wide ESH Management System, which includes following all safety, health, and environmental policies and procedures of the Sulzer Safe Behaviour Program.


Your benefits: 

  • Extended Health & Dental, Vision care, Travel Insurance, STD, Life Insurance, AD&D, Employee & Family Assistance Program
  • Group retirement savings program with pension matching
  • Educational reimbursement program
  • Milestone / years of service awards
  • Onsite coffee and tea
  • On-site parking


Location: We are based in Edmonton, AB.  If you are interested in this opportunity, apply today through our careers page, and reference Requisition #88324.  We look forward to hearing from you!


Sulzer is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

83% of our employees recommend Sulzer as a good place to work – so come and join our story, starting today!

About us

Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering. We specialize in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 180 world-class production facilities and service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2022, our 13’800 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.2 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN).


Through a network of over 100 service sites around the world, Sulzer provides cutting-edge parts as well as maintenance and repair solutions for pumps, turbines, compressors, motors and generators. We service our own original equipment, but also all associated third-party rotating equipment run by our customers, maximizing its sustainability and life cycle cost-effectiveness. Our technology-based solutions, fast execution and expertise in complex maintenance projects are available at our customers’ doorsteps.

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