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Trans-United Consultants Ltd.

Recruiting for Industry across Canada and Worldwide since 1980  

Contact:  Rob Fratric,MBA, CPC, CHRL
Co-Owner / Partner
Tel: 905-632-7176 Ext 215

 Permanent Placement Specialists

 There is NO FEE for our services until a referred candidate is hired.  Candidate guarantee and competitive fees.

 Direct Temporary Hire / Contract Option Also Available

 Referred candidates can also be placed on a client's temporary employee payroll


 We understand the hiring constraints that the Covid pandemic is putting on companies at present.  Trans-United can also help support your current production needs by sourcing temporary staff to supplement your current organizational needs ; individuals can be brought in on either an open-ended on-going temporary direct hire basis OR a temp-to-permanent hire arrangement at any time at the client's discretion.

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Your Recruitment Team

Our team of recruitment specialists has over 50 years combined recruitment experience. We bring a strong cross-section of skills and experience that works together to support your recruitment needs including those with CHRL and CPC designations, MBA, B.Comm., former HR Managers and business owners.

 To inquire about the below profiled candidates, please contact Rob Fratric at and reference their associated Candidate Profile Code. 

 To arrange interviews or to fill any other job vacancies / needs within your company please contact Rob Fratric at . 


·        Industrial Electrician

o       Red Seal Industrial Electrician + Electrical Engineering Degree.  25 years+ experience in primarily printing and food processing industries. Hands-on experience in AC/DC/Servo drives, motors, generators, PLC controlled equipment.  Conveyors, mixers, coolers, packaging equipment, printers, balers, etc.  Electrical and electronic experience in design, test, calibration, troubleshooting and installation.     

o       Salary: $40/hr  

o       Candidate Profile Code: ADS-215


·        Chief Operating Engineer / Facilities Engineer

o       Second Class Operating Engineer license + R/HVAC Mechanic 313A + Gas Fitter 2 licensed.  15 years+ experience in ammonia refrigeration plants, gas fired steam boiler systems, steam generation / distribution and condensate return systems, HVAC building systems in industrial environments.  Class A plant experience.  Knowledge of CMMS.  Leading apprentices, coordinating contractors, and liaison with TSSA inspectors on plant visits.      

o       Salary: $50/hr+

o       Candidate Profile Code: BAK-215


·        HVAC / Refrigeration Mechanic

o       313A Refrigeration and HVAC license.  25 yrs+ work experience in air conditioning, heating and refrigeration equipment installation and servicing.  Repair and install of commercial refrigeration equipment, coolers and freezers, maintenance of boilers, roof top units, HVAC units, ventilation systems.  Commercial and industrial equipment maintenance, servicing, installations.      

o       Salary: $35/hr+

o       Candidate Profile Code: CJP-215


·        Automation Manager

o       Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering. 20 years+ experience in operations and program management in various industrial environments. Budgeting / cost control, commissioning and troubleshooting, planning, customer liaison, team building, guiding electrical and mechanical automation design projects.  Leadership of up to 20 staff. Overseeing on-site installation and start-up at customer sites across North America.  Open to relocation.      

o       Salary: $100K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: DRB-204


·        Production Manager

o       Manufacturing Engineering Diploma + CIM (Canadian Institute of Management). 20 yrs+ work experience in industrial environments, primarily food and consumer goods sectors, in supervisory and management roles.  Experience overseeing operations, sanitation, facilities and maintenance work as well as initiating CI and capital improvement projects.  Knowledge of CFIA, AIB, HACCP, SQF, and GMP standards.             

o       Salary: $95K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: EDB-204


·        Production Supervisor

o       Bachelor of Science Degree + Diploma in Manufacturing. 20 years+ work experience in manufacturing environments including assembly, welding, stamping, and molding.  Implementation of 5S, Lean standards, Kanban / Kaizen.  Project champion of CI initiatives.  Supervision and motivation of team members in unionized and non-union environments.      

o       Salary: $75K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: FHS-215


·        Maintenance Technician

o       Industrial Electro-Mechanical maintenance certificate. 10 years+ experience in electro-mechanical maintenance in industrial manufacturing and commercial service sectors.  Electrical and mechanical PM, maintenance of high-speed escalators, sorting machinery, imaging/scanning equipment. Experience scheduling work, documenting PM duties and component inventories.         

o       Salary: $30/hr

o       Candidate Profile Code: GED-204


·        CNC Machinist

o       Mechanical Technician Diploma (CNC).  2 years+ experience in operating, set-up, and programming of CNC lathes.  Milling and turning parts in both horizontal and vertical positions.  Parts inspection using precision measuring instruments.  Using surface grinders.  Experience with Fanuc controls, manual mills, saw machines, blueprint reading, etc.   

o       Salary: $25/hr+

o       Candidate Profile Code: HRR-215


·        IT Manager / Director

o       Advanced Network Professional Diploma + CCNP + PMP.  15 years+ of work experience in IT infrastructural consulting, operational and project management in lead and supporting roles.  IT infrastructure, end-user HW, NW, security, communications upgrades, and migrations to current Windows workspaces as well as application development and deployment. Industrial, municipal, financial services, etc. sectors.       

o       Salary: $80/hr to $120/hr (contract) / $140K+ (perm)

o       Candidate Profile Code: IDS-215


·        Welder

o       CWB GMAW flat ticket (current) + prior tickets for flat, horizontal and vertical in SMAW and GMAW, 2 positions in GTAW.  8 years+ experience in welding stainless steel, mild steel and MIG aluminum.  Experience with MIG, Stick, Flux, and TIG.  Able to set-up and cut with oxyacetylene torch and plasma.  Operation of shop machinery (forklift, cranes, etc.).  Repair and fabrication of parts, beams, frames, etc.  Single and multi-pass beads.     

o       Salary: $25/hr+

o       Candidate Profile Code: JAS-215


·        Millwright 

o       Red Seal Industrial Millwright (433A) license. 25 years+ experience in mechanical maintenance / millwright duties in various industrial environments.   Majority of experience in food plants and pharma facilities.  Experience installation of equipment, PM of gearboxes, conveyors, packaging machinery, etc.  Install / replacement of motors, shafts, bearings, drive chains, etc.  Experience with forklifts, overhead cranes.   

o       Salary: $37/hr+

o       Candidate Profile Code: KEM-215


·        Second Class Operating Engineer

o       Second Class Operating Engineer license + Refrigeration Operator A + Mechanical Engineering Degree.  14 years+ experience in refinery plant, food, refrigerated warehousing, and public sector environments.  Familiar with high pressure steam boiler, ammonia refrigeration, cogen systems, water chillers, diesel generator, steam turbines, etc.  Experience in First Class and Class A plants. Maintenance of power plants, refrigeration and HVAC systems. 

o       Salary: $50/hr+  

o       Candidate Profile Code: LSS-215


·        Pressure Vessel Welder

o        CWB certified in SMAW (flat, horizontal, vertical, overhead) + FCAW (flat and horizontal plate).  9 years+ experience in welding _ heavy gauge / structural to light steel. Experience with MIG, Stick, custom weld / fabrication. 2+ years of pressure vessel welding experience.  Experience with forklift operation, overhead cranes, oxyacetylene and plasma.       

o       Salary: $28/hr  

o       Candidate Profile Code: MMF-215


·        Millwright

o       Red Seal Industrial Millwright (433A) license. 10 years+ experience in industrial maintenance in various environments _ chemical, packaging, injection molding, construction.  PM / repair / troubleshooting of industrial equipment as well as installation of mechanical equipment and systems.  Machinery calibration and assembly.  Parts ordering and work order documentation keeping.        

o       Salary:  $32/hr

o       Candidate Profile Code: NKP-215


·        Plant Manager 

o       Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering.  25 years+ experience in progressive management roles up to Plant Manager level with multi-million dollar P&L responsibility.  Industry experience with automotive, high speed food and beverage, packed consumer goods, etc.  Capital planning, Lean manufacturing, Facility and process design, change management implementation.  Lean & CI strategy implementation focus.     

o       Salary: $150K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: OPM-215


·        Electrician

o       Red Seal Construction & Maintenance (309A) licensed Electrician.  4 years work experience in industrial, commercial, and residential.  Troubleshooting and installation of electrical systems (motors, transformers, generators, lighting, etc.). Maintenance, repairs, wiring.  Experience with power tools, machinery operation.  Open to relocation.      

o       Salary: $33/hr+

o       Candidate Profile Code: PTS-215


·        R&D / Mechanical Engineer

o       Bachelor of Science Degree _ Mechanical Engineering + M.Sc. Systems Engineering.  5 years+ work experience in high tech manufacturing / development environments.  Propulsion systems and electronics sensors.  New product design and development, prototyping.  Proficiency in Solid Works.  Experience issuing ECNs, generating BOM, NPI. 

o       Salary: $70K+  

o       Candidate Profile Code: QMG-215


·        Controls / Automation Technician

o       Red Seal Industrial Electrician (422A) license + Electrical Engineering education.  20 years+ of work experience in plastics packaging, automotive, and offset printing industries.  Skilled in troubleshooting of industrial machinery, PLC-based control systems, AC/DC motors, drives, sensors and detectors. Experience with A/B, Siemens, Fanuc, Omron, Mitsubishi and other PLC control systems.

o       Salary: $35/hr+

o       Candidate Profile Code: RSK-215


·        Design Engineer

o       Bachelor and Masters Degrees in Mechanical Engineering.  6 years+ of industrial experience in various manufacturing sectors _ truck & bus manufacturing, tractor manufacturing and related components.  Proficient in Autodesk INVENTOR.  Experience designing machining, casting, forging and sheet metal components.  Liaison with departments to troubleshoot parts manufacturing issues.   

o       Salary: $70K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: SAJ-215


·        Maintenance Manager

o       Red Seal Construction & Maintenance (309A) license.  25 years+ work experience in maintenance, manufacturing & facilities management.  Leading skilled trades, engineers, and contractors.  Experience in assembly, injection molding, and construction.  Project management of up to $10 Mil. projects including facility launch, production line relocations, equipment upgrades, CI projects, etc.  CMMS implementation.             

o       Salary: $90K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: TRZ-215


·        QA / CMM Technician

o       Mechanical Engineering Diploma + CMM Certificate.  15 years+ work experience in quality inspection and CMM experience in automotive metal parts environments (welding, stamping, welded assembly).  Experience in CMM programming, dimensional inspection of parts, weld penetration testing, use of precision measuring instruments, etc.              

o       Salary: $60K  

o       Candidate Profile Code: UWA-204


·          Field Service Technician

o       Electronics Engineering Diploma + Instrumentation Engineering certificate.  7 years+ work experience field service roles.  Calibration and verification of pressure, temperature, humidity, voltage, conductivity and rotary speed instruments and controllers.  Troubleshooting and repair of equipment (grinders, sifters, mixers, centrifuges, etc.) and fluid power applications issues.               

o       Salary: $25/hr+

o       Candidate Profile Code: VJH-208


·        Controls Engineer / Electrician

o       Red Seal Construction & Maintenance (309A) Electrician + Red Seal Instrumentation and Control Technician (447A) + Red Seal Industrial Electrician (422A) license + Master Electrician license + Electronics Engineering Diploma.  30 years+ work experience in industrial environments _ industrial machinery / equipment, pulp and paper, automation, automotive.  Programming of drives, robots, PLCs, HMI equipment and varied automated equipment.               

o       Salary: $34/hr+

o       Candidate Profile Code: WPC-208


·        Manufacturing Manager

o       Engineering Degree + MBA.  15 years+ work experience in progressive supervisory / managerial roles up to upper level operations management roles.  Experience in plastics, food and consumer goods environments.  Track record in team building, coaching, and people development.  Experience in WCM (World Class Manufacturing), Six Sigma, TPS, and other Lean methodologies.  Budgeting and P&L.                  

o       Salary: $140K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: XLC-204



 NOTEWe have an extensive database of junior to senior level candidates built up since 1980 and this is NOT an exhaustive list of readily available applicants.  If you do not see the profile / position of the candidate above that you are looking for, please contact Rob Fratric at for assistance. 



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