Permanent full-time

Milking Equipment Installation Technician

Dairy Lane Systems started in 1990 as a Surge milking equipment dealer. Since that time, we have expanded our scope to include automated milking robots, stabling, manure management, plumbing and ventilation services. Most recently, we acquired 2 milking equipment dealerships in Western Canada. In addition to the milking equipment sales, service and installation business, we are also involved in the design, build and operation of renewable energy biogas plants (DLS Biogas), the construction of agricultural structures (DLS Structures) and the manufacturing of dairy farm equipment (DLS Manufacturing).

We have grown steadily over the last 30+ years by focusing on our customers long term success. Today, the DLS group of companies (DLS) employ over 110 team members. DLS is proud to offer the best for our people which is why we hire people ready to grow and excel. We know our people are our greatest asset and we provide the opportunity to have a career, not just a job.

Location: Komoka, Ontario

The successful candidate will work with customers and the DLS team to install automated milking equipment at various dairy farms located primarily north of London. The position will require working indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions.

This is a full-time position Monday – Friday. We offer a total compensation package which includes competitive pay, comprehensive benefits, work wear, PPE and the opportunity for growth and advancement, come grow with us!!

Compensation will be based on background and experience.

Once trained, there will be a requirement for this individual to be on call for emergency service, this would mean one night per week and one weekend each month.

  • Install automated milking equipment in dairy barns which requires experience in electrical, electronics, compressed air, plumbing and hydraulics
  • Troubleshoot installation problems
  • Weld equipment and components for proper installation
  • Follow detailed diagrams/drawings of parlour map and install all components accordingly
  • Co-operate with other construction contractors to ensure all aspects of the job are covered
  • Operate forklift/telehandler and aerial lift equipment on occasion
  • Maintain a professional and collaborative relationship and image with our customers
  • Provide quality workmanship consistent with company and industry standards
  • Follow Health and Safety requirements in all regards ensuring prevention of illness/injury
  • Work indoors/outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Plumbing and electrical experience a definite asset
  • Installation Technician experience and/or background in the dairy industry would be an asset
  • Highly organized to plan your day and prioritize your workload meeting strict deadlines and ensuring customer satisfaction
  • Ability to work independently or as part of team and take ownership of assigned work
  • Strong communication skills to clearly communicate with customers regarding the work being done
  • Ability to perform physical tasks that may require climbing, lifting, pushing, bending/stooping
  • Mechanical aptitude to be able to troubleshoot the mechanical equipment
  • Must be legally entitled to live and work in Canada
  • Must maintain a valid G driver’s license with a clean abstract and have your own vehicle, we are not located on a public transportation route
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced environment where your workday is rarely the same but will always be exciting!!

A career not just a job – development and growth if that’s what you want!

Total compensation package including

  • Health and Dental benefits
  • Life Insurance
  • Competitive pay

Work attire
Company sponsored events
Day Shift
Great team spirit

DLS is committed to provide accommodation for individuals with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. Accommodations are available upon request of the internal or external applicant. If you require an accommodation due to a disability for an interview, please notify Human Resources directly to make appropriate arrangements when contacted for an interview.


We thank all candidates for their interest however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.