Our client in Kitchener is looking for a Maintenance Supervisor with experience in a 24/7 operation to join their team in a full-time role!

The Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for the plant’s mechanical/electrical systems and components, including scheduling and supervision of staff, maintenance, continuous improvement projects, preventive maintenance, and equipment troubleshooting.


  • Recommending/implementing policies to ensure that the plant is health and safety-conscious
  • Manage staff to ensure execution with high quality standards
  • Ensure that maintenance personnel are adequately trained, equipped, and motivated to ensure the maintenance program is accomplished in a safe, timely, and cost-effective manner
  • Initiating/executing projects to improve efficiency and/or reduce operating costs
  • Communicating directly with other departments to ensure plant projects and activities are coordinated
  • Ensure tech hours are accurate and accounted for, arrange overtime when required
  • Lead root cause analysis and ensure action completion
  • Support the development of reliability systems

Required Skills:

  • College diploma minimum
  • Experience with CMMS software, Datastream MP2 maintenance software is an asset
  • Minimum five (5) years’ supervisory experience in a 24/7 continuous process manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of mechanical equipment, instrumentation, and electrical equipment
  • Progressive leader, having a sense of urgency and a drive for constant change and improvement
  • Preventative and Predictive Maintenance mindset, with ability to influence change
  • Proven track record of maintaining a large maintenance department with weekly PM tasks
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Familiarity with Health & Safety and other applicable regulations
  • Proficiency in computer software including MS Word, Outlook and Excel

Excellent compensation package with salary between 70-80K and benefits package!

Please send your resume ASAP to: giselle@grandriverpersonnel.ca


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