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Vancouver,, BC





STRIVE is a Vancouver-based recruitment firm offering recruitment solutions in the specialist areas of Accounting & Finance, Corporate Administration and Operations & Manufacturing. We are passionate about recruitment at STRIVE and commit to offering an upfront, genuine and consultative approach to everything we do - which is a big reason as to why we have been successful. Our proactive recruitment approach allows us to uncover high-calibre professionals for niche, specialized and what are often regarded as "hard to fill" roles.


Our client, a well-known industry leader in their space is looking for Machinists to join the maintenance team in their Vancouver location. This role reports to the Maintenance Supervisor and works amongst a large maintenance team. This a Monday-Friday rotational shifts position.


  • Carry out mechanical preventive maintenance regimen for processing, packaging, and distribution equipment, ensuring meticulous execution and accurate maintenance documentation.
  • Disassemble machinery or equipment to facilitate part removal and subsequent repairs.
  • Troubleshoot, test, inspect, and conduct repairs on a variety of industrial mechanical equipment.
  • Reassemble equipment post-inspections, testing, and repairs, ensuring meticulous attention to detail.
  • Diagnose malfunctions by meticulously observing and testing the operation of machinery or equipment.
  • Validate the efficacy of repairs by meticulously checking newly repaired machinery or equipment.
  • Perform cleaning, lubrication, or adjustments on parts, equipment, or machinery as required.
  • Thoroughly document all repair and maintenance activities performed.
  • Consult blueprints or manufacturers' manuals to ascertain proper machinery installation and operation procedures.
  • Employ metal cutting and welding techniques for repairing fractured metal parts, crafting new components, or assembling fresh equipment.



  • Red Seal Machinist Trade Qualification (BC/Interprovincial)
  • 2+ years of experience in a relevant position ideally in the production or manufacturing space
  • Solid manual machining, welding, and fabricating experience
  • Adherence to lock out- tag out, confined space, fall protection, arc flash, and other applicable regulations and practices
  • Excellent attitude and strong interpersonal skills


  • $47.73 per hour
  • Extended healthcare 100% employer-paid
  • Pension plan
  • Employee assistance program
  • OT paid double the time



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