Maintenance Supervisor

Job Description

Employment :Permanent
# of Openings :1
Classification :Building Industry:Trades

Design Group Staffing is currently sourcing an individual with strong leadership and with excellent communication skills to fill the position of Maintenance Supervisor. Our client is a large food manufacturer that supplies various baking goods and high end snacks to a variety of companies.  The successful candidate will be accountable to plan, co-ordinate, schedule, supervise and control all maintenance activities for our client in order to minimize production downtime and maximize capacity and life cycle of the equipment and facilities. This candidate must be very driven and self-motivated to ensure that they can foresee issues before they happen and already have a solution in place. Candidates must have previous experience and certifications as a Millwright or electrician to properly understand and manage their maintenance team.  All work is to be carried out in a safe and efficient manner and appropriate systems and documentation are to be completed on time to maximize efficiency. This is a full time permanent position located in Concord, ON.

This position will require someone who will be able to work a straight day shift as well as weekend work depending on the needs of their team.

Job Responsibilities:

Maintenance Supervision

  • Prioritize and assign maintenance work
  • Supervise a team of Millwrights and electricians to fix and maintain daily operations on the production floor.
  • Ensure appropriate preventive/predictive maintenance program is implemented and executed to maximize equipment life/reliability and minimize downtime.
  • Available to attend after hours’ maintenance problems.
  • Maintain appropriate levels of tools, materials and spare parts.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • A minimum 2 years of experience working as a Millwright or electrician is required to understand the dynamics of their team.
  • Previous work in a GMP setting or food industry is required
  • College diploma in Technical discipline; Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical is an asset
  • Must have minimum 2 years’ supervisory experience
  • Strong communications, analytical, interpersonal and organizational skills
If you are interested, please submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to: [Click Here to Email Your Resume]

Design Group Staffing would like to thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity. Due to the volume of resumes we receive we may only be able to respond directly to those candidates being selected for an interview.

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About Design Group Staffing

Design Group Staffing Inc. is one of the largest suppliers of contract, temporary and full-time professionals in Canada. Founded in 1976, our firm specializes in providing engineering, technical and technical sales roles in Construction, EPCM, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas and Architecture & Design, as well as specialist roles in Real Estate Development and Property Management across Canada. As Recruitment Specialists, we stand out by creating an exceptional experience for candidates and client companies. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Design Group Staffing Inc. is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

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