Cosma International Maintenance Technician in Newmarket, Ontario

Dortec Industries is a full service supplier and system integrator for the design, development and production of automotive closure systems. Dortec is a member of the Magna family of companies.

POSITION OVERVIEW This position is accountable to repair and maintain equipment and machines within the building to ensure the efficient, safe operation of all production machinery with minimal downtime within a Focused Factory environment


  • Inspect/troubleshoot effectively and efficiently all riveters, multipoint heads, and all greasing applications, for defects and potential problems in accordance with the preventive maintenance program, repairing and replacing parts as required

  • Ensure fluid levels are maintained at appropriate levels in all equipment and machinery

  • Fabricate necessary parts presentations, and production tools to enhance continuous improvement

  • Install and set-up new equipment and machinery with other team members to proper safety standards

  • Report any unusual conditions or unsafe machinery immediately to the Supervisor/Team Leader

  • Perform predictive and preventative maintenance on all equipment within the facility as directed

  • Communicate with other Team members, necessary parts required for repair, in absence of Supervisor or Team Leader

  • Fill out necessary documents and reports within scope of work both manually and electronically

  • Check equipment and machinery for safety related devices/guards to be in good working order

  • Ensure that work area is clean, tidy and organized at all times

  • Ensure communication is maintained between shifts

  • Set-up, adjust, maintain assembly equipment and machinery to required schedules to ensure quality level

  • Responsible for equipment rebuilds as directed

  • Serve as a member of company Emergency Response Team

  • Must be aware of relevance and importance of their activities and how it effects quality and the environment for our customers


  • Customer satisfaction (internal/external)

  • Department Meeting Attainment

  • Ensure equipment and machine downtime is kept to a minimum


  • Completion of high school or equivalent.

  • 1 to 3 years of work related experience in a manufacturing environment (automotive setting would be an asset)


  • Valid Forklift License an asset; Aerial Equipment certificate an asset

  • Good Computer Skills (MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint)

  • Ability to use all hand tools and shop tools (Lathe, Milling Machine, etc)

  • Knowledgeable in correct use and readings of measurement devices

  • Good understanding of pneumatics, electrical components

  • Electrical Aptitude


  • Trains Others

  • Attends to Details

  • Communicates Effectively

  • Focuses on Continuous Improvement

  • Mechanical Aptitude

  • Multi-Tasks

  • Organizes Work

  • Self Motivated

  • Time Conscious

  • Works with Minimal Supervision

WORKING CONDITIONS Conditions may cause some stress or physical discomfort due to moderate exposure to elements or constant exposure to moderately disagreeable internal or external conditions, or infrequent exposure to severe conditions. Typical conditions are such that a moderate risk of injury or harmful effect is possible to self or others.

Group: Magna Closures & Mirrors

Division: Dortec Newmarket

State/Province/County: Ontario

City: Newmarket

Job Type: Regular