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Skilled Trades, Engineering, Supervisory, Management & Technical Personnel

Trans-United Consultants Ltd.

Recruiting for Industry across Canada and Worldwide since 1980  

Contact:  Rob Fratric, MBA, CPC, CHRL
Co-Owner / Business 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 


·        Tooling Designer / Engineer

o       Masters in Mechanical Engineering. 5 years+ experience in mechanical design of automatic production machinery, tooling, gauges and fixtures for automotive industry, robot cells. Solid Works and Creo proficiency. Performed stress analysis, design of prototype tooling, BOM, customer liaison, technical support to shop floor. Recommending engineering changes and corrective actions on designs.      

o       Salary: $75K+  

o       Candidate Profile Code: AKV-208


·        Production Supervisor

o       BA Psychology + Aeronautical Engineering courses (sheet metal fabrication, welding, machining, paint coating applications).  25 years+ work experience in primarily supervisory roles _ industrial and logistics.  Experience with custom metal fab to volume production settings.  Lean manufacturing (5S, Kanban, Kaizan) and ISO process verification and auditing.  Non-union and some union experience.            

o       Salary: $65K

o       Candidate Profile Code: BEG-215


·        Chief Operating Engineer

o       Second Class Operating Engineer license (Standardized).  25 yrs+ experience in operation and maintenance for high-low steam pressures, boilers, HVAC systems, water treatment and refrigeration systems. Experience in ammonia refrigeration / food industry, pulp and paper, and healthcare.  Budget preparation, supervision of facilities team members.  Facilities maintenance _ HVAC, fire sprinkler systems, utility equipment.  

o       Salary: $90K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: CSV-215


·        Industrial Electrician

o       Red Seal Industrial Electrician (442A) license + Construction & Maintenance Electrician (309A) license + Degree in Electrical Engineering.  25 years+ experience in electrical maintenance support _ industrial, commercial, municipal and residential. Experience in high volume automotive parts plants, chemical, other.  Troubleshooting electrical faults and power systems, control electronics.  Interpretation of electrical code specs to determine installation layouts.                

o       Salary: $40/hr

o       Candidate Profile Code: DAM-215


·        Millwright

o       Red Seal Industrial Millwright (433A) license + Mechanical Engineering Degree. 20 yrs+ work experience in industrial maintenance in various environments (corrugated packaging, food, extrusion & thermoforming, chemical, finishing and rotary equipment. Repair, troubleshooting, installations.  Hydraulics, pneumatics, pumps, compressors, conveyors, grinders, etc.  LOTO, 5S, GMP, Preventative and Predictive maintenance.                       

o       Salary: $40/hr

o       Candidate Profile Code: EPB-215


·        Maintenance Supervisor

o       Mechanical Engineering Technician Diploma + MMP (Maintenance Management Professional) certification. 25 years+ work experience in automotive sector, heavy manufacturing, and commercial real estate.  Experience in food products, JIT assembly, injection molding, painted parts, etc. Experience with MP2, Continuous Improvement, developing and managing a maintenance team.  Union and non-union experience.            

o       Salary: $85K

o       Candidate Profile Code: FTC-208


·        Process Engineer

o       BSc Chemical Engineering. 1 year+ experience in process engineering applications, mostly for high volume automotive parts facility with chemical processes.  Optimizing of process design, analysis of process data, tooling changes.  Experience in lab and production environments.  Autocad proficient. Experience with process design, P&ID, continuous improvement methods.                    

o       Salary: $55K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: GSZ-215


·        Mechanical Engineer

o       Mechanical Engineering Degree + MasterCAM programming course. 5 years+ experience in custom fabrication environments.  Knowledge of weld / fab, lean methodologies, ERP software.  Proficiency in Solid Works, Autocad.  Creating process documents for products from engineering drawings, detail drawings, BOM, ordering mechanical assembly parts, material selection. Creation of CNC programs using MasterCAM.           

o       Salary: $60K

o       Candidate Profile Code: HUC-215


·        Inside Sales / Technical Support

o       Training on Motoman PM and Programming, Rockwell PLCs + MSCE certified. 20 years+ of work experience in B2B inside sales, sales support and technical customer support. Skilled at preparing sales quotes, obtaining cost estimates and negotiating sales agreements.  Creation and facilitation of sales presentations.  Knowledge of industrial parts (valves, automation machinery, process equipment, etc.).              

o       Salary: $60K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: IDT-215


·        Maintenance and Facilities Manager

o       Electrical Technology Diploma + Electronics & Power Controls training + Management training. 30 years+ experience in maintenance, operations, asset care and continuous improvement management.  Supervision of staff in union and non-union settings.  KPI driven leader with experience commissioning and decommissioning plants.  Background in food processing (CFIA, HACCP, GMP) and manufacturing (consumer goods, packaging, heavy industry).             

o       Salary: $120K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: JRP-215


·        Second Class Power Engineer 

o       Second Class Power Engineer (licensed) + Mechanical Engineering Degree + Diploma in Operations Management. 7 years+ experience in operating engineering in pulp & paper, food sectors. Operating high pressure water, fire tube boilers, heat exchangers, ammonia refrigeration systems, compressors, water treatement systems.  Carrying out maintenance activities, water testing for boilers, knowledge of Delta V and DLL DCS system.           

o       Salary: $100K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: KNA-203


·        Industrial Millwright

o       Red Seal licensed Industrial Millwright (433A). 15 yrs+ of experience in mechanical maintenance in production environments _ consumer products, automotive parts. Forklift and Overhead crane training.  Maintenance, repair, troubleshooting of production machinery _ extruders, saws, assembly equipment, mechanical presses, etc.  Weld / fab experience.              

o       Salary: $40/hr  

o       Candidate Profile Code: LST-215


·        Maintenance Supervisor

o        B.Sc. + M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering. 7 years+ experience in various production environments including Maintenance Supervision food and heavy industries.  Experience with CMMS, MP2, SAP with leadership and organizational skills. Supervising up to 20, scheduling, ordering parts, cost tracking, PM program implementation.  Hands-on maintenance and CNC machining experience.                

o       Salary: $65K+  

o       Candidate Profile Code: MMN-215


·        Continuous Improvement Leader

o       B.Sc. Chemical Engineering + M.Eng. Process Systems + PMP (Project Management Professional). 5 years+ experience in leading end-to-end plant upgrades and process improvement projects for industrial facilities. Leading CI and productivity improvement teams, implementation of new ERP system. Bottleneck evaluation, work flow analysis, reduction of non-value-add activities.                           

o       Salary: $90K

o       Candidate Profile Code: NIO-215


·        Shop / Production Supervisor 

o       Mechanical Engineering Diploma + Supervision training. 8 years+ experience in agricultural machinery and parts environments including supervision of shop staff. Work scheduling, inventory control, performance evaluation.  Hands-on equipment repairs, troubleshooting, inspection, diagnostics and calibration of heavy duty equipment (tractors, hydraulic loaders, forklifts).             

o       Salary: $50K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: OSB-215


·        Industrial Electrician

o       Red Seal Industrial Electrician (442A) license + Degree in Information Systems & Electronics. 25 years+ of work experience in various industrial production environments including food production, auto parts, CNC machining, aluminum extrusion, stamping and robotic welding.  Troubleshooting and repair of electrical and controls equipment & machinery. PLC troubleshooting, communication protocols (Ethernet, DeviceNet, Safety Bus, Profibus, etc.).                 

o       Salary: $38/hr+

o       Candidate Profile Code: PAD-215


·        Chemical Engineer

o       Bachelor of Engineering _ Polymer Materials + M.Sc. Chemical Engineering + Lean Six Sigma Green Belt. 9 years work experience in engineering and QA applications. Spearheading and scaling up new products, process development.  Reduction of chemical-related manufacturing scrap, management of daily chemical processes and equipment, 5S implementation.  Involvement in chemical procurement, storage and disposal.       

o       Salary: $75K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: QAZ-215


·        Chief Financial Officer / Controller

o       MBA + CPA.  14 years+ of work experience in progressive accounting / finance roles up to Controller and Director of Finance level. Production, healthcare, public sector, and non-profit mix. Financial reporting, profitability analysis, risk analysis, US GAAP/IFRS, costing and forecasting. SAP implementation. Management of Finance, payroll, infrastructure and IT/Cyber departments.               

o       Salary: $115K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: RNB-215


·        Supply Chain Manager

o       Post-secondary Business Administration education.  25 years+ of experience in sales and supply chain applications up to Supply Chain Manager level in consumer goods sector.  Sales planning, analysis, inventory control and replenishment.  Customer liaison, staff coaching/mentoring, and coordination of strategies for distribution and category management.  Supply chain continuous improvement projects.    

o       Salary: $100K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: SAO-215


·        HVAC Sales / Operations Manager

o       Gas Technician (G2). 20 years+ work experience in commercial and residential HVAC industry including Sales Management, Operations Management, Installation / Service Management. Experience in scheduling installations, quoting, dealer liaison, coaching technicians and sales agents, post sale install support, relationship building.                    

o       Salary: $85K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: TMB-215


·        Material Manager

o       CPP (Certified Purchasing Professional) + Materials Management Diploma. 30 years+ work experience in various industrial environments (aerospace, weld / fabrication, metal forming, etc.). Experience with purchasing, inventory management, material planning, forecasting and analysis, warehousing, negotiation and relationship management.  SAP, MRP, development and train materials team members.                       

o       Salary: $85K+  

o       Candidate Profile Code: UJD-215


·          Production Supervisor

o       High School Diploma. 15 years+ work experience including more than 10 years in team lead / production supervisory level. Automotive parts, consumer goods, and aluminum castings. Overseeing production, quality, maintaining 5S and Lean standards. Implementation of training matrix, good housekeeping standards. Employee scheduling, administration and disciplinary measures.                               

o       Salary: $55K

o       Candidate Profile Code: VJN-204


·        Maintenance Mechanic

o       Red Seal Industrial Millwright (433A) + Mechanical Engineering courses + B. Arts. 20 years+ work experience in mechanical maintenance in various environments (food products, mining, consumer goods, etc.).  Repair and maintenance of conveyors, packaging equipment, filling lines, forming/cutting/grinding machines, pumps, processing equipment, refrigeration equipment, water treatment room. GMP, HACCP standards adherence.                              

o       Salary: $38/hr+

o       Candidate Profile Code: WTB-215 


·        Senior Estimator

o       Engineering Degree _ Electronics & Instrumentation.  9 years+ work experience in cost engineering, proposal development and project management.  Background in construction sector estimating and tenders across various industries / sectors. Ability to cultivate client relationships. Proficient in Autocad, MS Project, estimation software. Development of quotes, price negotiation, coordinate with engineering and design teams on proposals.                             

o       Salary: $65K+

o       Candidate Profile Code: XJM-215


·        Controls Engineer

o       Bachelor Degree _ Electronics & Communications + M. Eng. Electrical. 5 years_+ work experience with automation and controls systems, robotics and vision systems in manufacturing environments. Programming and modification of PLC and robot programs, HMIs, industrial sensors and drives, VFDs, etc. Design and install of vision and motion control systems and provide maintenance support. 5S implementation.      

o       Salary: $35/hr+

o       Candidate Profile Code: YPB-208


·        CNC Machinist

o       General Machinist (429A) license + Mechanical Engineering Diploma. 20 years + work experience including 10 yrs+ as a CNC machinist and set-up technician for custom shop to high volume parts production. Experience with CNC mills, lathes, boring machines. Heidenhain, Fanuc, Siemens and Mazak controls. Part loading using overhead cranes. Program editing, machine set-up and maintenance. Machining to tight tolerances.

o       Salary: $36/hr +  

o       Candidate Profile Code: ZAP-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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