Job Description

Are you passionate about management? Do you have experience working in maintenance? If so, this is the ideal opportunity for you! We are currently searching for a Maintenance Manager to be part of our client’s team of professionals who specialize in the development, manufacturing, packaging industry. As the chosen Maintenance Manager, you will be in charge of overseeing the daily maintenance operations for all production lines.

Your tasks as a Maintenance Manager:

  • Ensure facility is operated and maintained cost effectively and safely, in accordance with the approved budget(s), customer requirements and governmental regulations
  • Review all maintenance / equipment repair related expenditures, and contribute to preparation of operating budget
  • Manage departmental budget and track key performance indicators
  • Develop scope and negotiate pricing and contracts with equipment and service providers
  • Hire, manage and develop maintenance team with assistance from supervisor or lead hands
  • Educate, train, monitor, and proactively coach maintenance team
  • Design/guide Apprentice Program to ensure proper training and retention mechanics and maintenance professionals.
  • Refine and execute the maintenance plan (preventative and predictive) to achieve maximum overall equipment efficiency (OEE)
  • Develop system to manage inventory of spare parts and supplies
  • Support new product introduction activities – pre/post launch
  • Monitor and improve production line change-over effectiveness
  • Support the Engineering team by providing technical advice and support, during project scoping and implementation
  • Oversee implementation of corrective actions arising from Safety, Quality and other audit activity
  • Promote adherence to GMP standards; develop and manage adherence to SOPs
  • Work with broader leadership team and peers to utilize or share best practices across all facilities
  • Promote continuous improvement and propose cost savings opportunities as they are identified
  • Other duties as assigned

The required qualifications for the Maintenance Manager position:

  • Must have an Engineering Technology Diploma, skilled trades license or equivalent supervisory/management experience
  • Must have 5-10 years of hands on experience in a maintenance capacity
  • Must have a minimum 3 years relevant leadership experience, preferably in a medium sized, batch or discrete manufacturing environment
  • Effective verbal and written communication
  • Must be proficient in computer use (Excel, MS Project and Autocad an asset)
  • Must have strong leadership and interpersonal and team building skills
  • Must have proven analytical, problem solving and technical skills
  • Basic project management skills
  • Familiarity with operating in a GMP environment an asset
  • Demonstrated grasp of Lean Manufacturing, TPM, Reliability Centered Maintenance or other relevant best practice maintenance-centric methodologies
  • Teamwork, Forward Thinking
  • Must be approachable and able to adapt to the work environment
  • Must have the ability to multitask, work under pressure and work flexible hours
  • Must be able to show continual Improvement as well as cross-functional knowledge

Don’t miss this opportunity, apply now!