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Maintenance Manager - Food Processing & Packaging

Project ID: 10064

Location Arthur, ON, Goderich, ON, Hanover, ON, Kincardine, ON, Listowel, ON, Mount Forest, ON, Neustadt, ON, Palmerston, ON, Port Elgin, ON, Southampton, ON, Teeswater, ON
Description This Canadian food processor has confirmed its commitment to its plant is rural SW Ontario by adding a major expansion and must now hire the talents of a Maintenance Manager to protect and maintain the modern technology and plant facilities infrastructure. This facility runs 24 x 7 utilizing Continental Shifts using limited manpower due to the degree of process automation.

The Maintenance Manager will lead a small team of union-free, skilled tradespersons and a rotating Maintenance Supervisor all focused on performing scheduled Preventative Maintenance and responding urgently to unscheduled down time. S/he will also coordinate with external contractors ensuring that their work is completed on-time, in-budget, and in accordance with H&S, GMP, HACCP, WHMIS, and MSDS regulations and policies.

Our ideal candidate brings solid Maintenance leadership experiences in the food processing industry. A commitment to Continuous Improvement and experiences with formal Lean/CI programmes and experience with MP2 or other like CMMS will highlight candidacy. In addition, our ideal candidate is comfortable in a hands-on leadership role influencing a small team in a small town where employees are, inevitably, friends, neighbours and relatives.


Diploma or Degree or Trade


Engineering or Trade


Trade License