Maintenance Supervisor - Night Shift

Maple Leaf Foods - Lethbridge, AB (30+ days ago)

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A Sustainable, Forward Thinking Protein Company
Maple Leaf Foods is a leading meat and plant-based protein company, employing over 11,500 people and publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange. We are proud of our roots, which trace back well over 100 years, but our vision and purpose are decidedly forward looking. As we pursue our vision to become the most sustainable protein company on earth, we are committed to creating shared value – creative business value through addressing some of the world’s most critical social and environmental challenges. Our goal is to build a more sustainable food system, which provides nutritious affordable food, operates within planetary limits, cares for animals responsibly, and meaningfully engages with our communities to advance a more just society. We are advancing bold changes within Maple Leaf and more broadly within society to pursue our vision. We deeply believe this is the sustainable path to growth.

Our job is to make great food
Maple Leaf Foods embraces a strong values-based culture, where our people are deeply engaged in work that is purposeful, fast-paced and challenging. We cultivate an open, non-bureaucratic and inclusive workplace that fosters safety and transparency, along with individual leadership and accountability. Each Maple Leaf team member has a voice and plays an active role in helping all of us achieve our goals with passion and discipline. We support one another to grow professionally, to learn new skills and to take on challenging experiences in the spirit of continuous improvement.

Raise the Good in Food
We have united behind a shared purpose – to Raise the Good in Food. This spans a dramatic transformation of our flagship Maple Leaf brand, replacing anything artificial with simple, natural ingredients; investments and process changes to reduce our environmental footprint by 50% by 2025; building a diverse and inclusive culture where all talent thrives; becoming a leader in animal care; and advancing food security through our charitable foundation, the Maple Leaf Centre for Action on Food Security.

Our Leadership Values
Six core values guide us in everything that we do.
Do what’s right
Deliver winning results
Build collaborative teams
Get things done in a fact-based, disciplined way
Learn and grow, inwardly and outwardly
Dare to be transparent, passionate and humble
Maintenance Supervisor – Night Shift

The Opportunity:
The Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for the management, development and efficient operation of the Maintenance and Rendering employees

A snap shot of some of the exciting things you will lead and do:
Maintain positive MLF image.
Daily payroll, schedule vacations, prepare work schedules and daily work assignments.
Frontline supervision of maintenance and rendering staff; motivate teams to high performance.
Key Performance Indicators: Reduced Downtime, Improved Wrench Time, Maintenance Excellence Index, Maintenance Budget, Safety Scorecard
Oversee the maintenance staff day-to-day equipment and process challenges
Develop, implement preventive/predictive maintenance program.
Planning, leading, organizing, controlling Normal, Corrective, Preventive, Repairs & Maintenance
Work towards ensuring optimum equipment uptime and reliability
Order required parts and supplies, monitor and maintain department parts stock levels.
Maintain and monitor outside service contracts.
Schedule work for maintenance and rendering staff and outside services.
Track PM’s and work orders and ensure completion.
Schedule and coordinate projects, with the Planner, schedule plant inspections.
Deal with the various contractors as services are required.
Give direction and lead ongoing jobs.
Instruct and oversee workforce and inspect the actual work done.
Inspect plant equipment, house keeping duties, and team progress in general.
Enforce HACCP and CFIA regulations and plant GMP’s.
Enforce safe work practices and Company policy.
Plan and hold safety and policy meetings, investigate accidents and incidents.
Collect statements and do investigations regarding disciplinary issues.
Answer phone calls and emails daily about operations and other various things.
Meet with sales and technical people on a regular basis.
Continuously strive for top performance from staff and equipment.
Help solve various plant and production problems.
Maintain records of all types.
Research new data and equipment.
Organize and schedule training for staff.

What we have to offer you:
Be part of a company with an inspiring and unique vision, with a deep commitment to sustainability and expanding its leadership in sustainable protein across North America
Professional and career development opportunities, supported by our commitment to talent development through our partnership with the Ivey School of Business.
Competitive Health and Wellness benefits that start on your first day of employment
Defined Contribution Pension Plan
Commitment to Learning – courses, resources and tools provided to all employees
Employee Assistance Program

What you will bring:
Minimum 3 years’ supervision experience in a fast paced, unionized environment required.
Electrical, Millwright or Mechanical or equivalent tickets required.
Strong equipment overhaul, machining, pneumatics, hydraulics, piping knowledge required.
Medium/Heavy equipment, automated packaging, refrigeration, experiences a must.
Excellent troubleshooting, adjusting, or repair new or existing equipment.
Familiar with electrical, health & safety, CFIA statutory regulations.
Preventive and proactive maintenance strategy expertise essential.
Strong knowledge of labor relations issues. Good oral and written communication.
Knowledge of MS Office required, AutoCAD, MS Project an asset
Excellent planning, analytical and organizational skills.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
The ability to work effectively in a team environment.
The ability to live and teach our Maple Leaf leadership values.
Initiative, sense of urgency, “Can-Do” attitude a must.

We thank all applicants for their interest in exploring employment opportunities with Maple Leaf Foods however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Applicants may be subject to a background check and must meet the security criteria designated for the position.

Maple Leaf Foods is committed to Employment Equity and maintaining a diverse workforce. Job applicants with a disability who require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process can contact our Talent Attraction Team at accommodations@mapleleaf.com. Reasonable accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis and your request will be responded to as soon as possible.