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Millwright - Term Position

Date: May 12, 2022

Location: Calgary, AB, CA

Company: Beam Suntory

Beam Suntory is Crafting the Spirits that Stir the World. Rooted in two centuries of family heritage, Beam Suntory has evolved into the world's third largest leading premium spirits company ... where each employee is treated like family and trusted with legacy. With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Beam Suntory is a place where you can come Unleash your Spirit by making an impact each and every day.



Millwright - Term Position  


The following position is open in AlbertaCanada.


What makes this a great opportunity?


Located in Calgary, Alberta, Alberta Distillers Ltd (ADL) is an award winning distillery and member of the Beam Suntory family.  Winner of Distillery of the Decade by the Canadian Whisky Awards in 2020 and Vodka Producer of the Year at the International Wine and Spirits Competition in 2021, we are a fast-paced organization that knows how to have fun too.  Beam Suntory Canada is the third largest spirits company in Canada, with employees across the country.


Role Responsibilities




The successful applicant will report to the Maintenance Supervisor and be responsible for line changeovers and maintenance of packaging equipment, maintaining rotating equipment, and general plant maintenance within all other areas of the facility.  The successful applicant will be responsible for:


  • Must be able to work rotating shifts (shift work)
  • Packaging equipment change overs as required
  • Maintain all plant equipment and update records (repairs and preventative/predictive maintenance)
  • Act in accordance with the One Beam Suntory Way behaviors
  • Be actively involved with improvements and root cause problem solving
  • Participate in daily ‘huddles’; actively discuss safety, quality and performance issues
  • Other duties as assigned



Qualifications & Experience




Compliance with standard operating procedures, legal and other requirements including health and safety, fire protection, environmental, quality, security and continual improvement programs is a requirement of the job.


The successful applicant must possess a Journeyman Millwright (Alberta or Interprovincial) with experience in maintaining packaging lines and troubleshooting all types of machinery.  Experience with pumps, pump alignments, conveyors (drag and screw), bucket elevators, super- decanters, fans and compressors would be considered an asset.  A strong background (previous experience) with predictive maintenance would be a definite asset.  The successful applicant must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 




The successful candidate must have and maintain the physical ability to lift 50 lbs., climb stairs, ladders, catwalks, work in confined areas, be exposed to various environments (wind, dust, heights, hot and cold temperatures, etc.).


SPECIAL NOTES:  Occasional call-in and overtime will be required.




At Beam Suntory, people are our number one priority, and we believe our people grow together in diverse and inclusive environments where their unique insights, experiences and backgrounds are valued and respected. Beam Suntory is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, military veteran status and all other characteristics, attributes or choices protected by law. All recruitment and hiring decisions are based on an applicant’s skills and experience.