Role Purpose : Manages, plans, organizes, directs, controls and evaluates maintenance of the facility, yard, outbuildings, chicken shop and properties.
Shift : Monday to Friday from 6 : 30 am to 3 : 00 pm
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES AND ACTIVITIES
Performs supervisory duties with respect to the management of all aspects of maintenance and repair of equipment and facility.
Provide technical support and knowledge, including resolving equipment issues and working towards increasing equipment reliability.
Responsible for designing, planning, scheduling, assigning, participating in, and inspecting the work of their employees, trades helpers, and outside contractors.
Troubleshoot issues and develop procedures (preventative and / or predictive) to minimize equipment downtime.
People Supervision : organize and supervise the activities and work of a team of subordinates to ensure that all assigned work activity is carried out in an efficient and procedurally compliant manner;
and provide formal and informal feedback to subordinates to ensure their continuous development and overall contribution to the achievement of Maple Lodge Farms business strategy.
Policies, Processes & Procedures : follow all relevant departmental policies, processes, standard operating procedures and instructions so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner;
and assist in the development, implementation and maintenance of improved Maintenance processes, policies and procedures.
Minimum 10 years related experience in the Mechanical / Electrical trade. Preferably in a food processing or manufacturing environment.
Must possess mechanical and electrical aptitude and a strong ability to prioritize tasks and assess risks.
Working knowledge of food and meat plant regulatory standards (CFIA, etc.), GMP, HACCP, BRC, food safety, food quality, etc.;
Working knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA), WHMIS;
Team-player with excellent leadership skills, able to motivate others, negotiate effectively, and interact professionally with internal and external stakeholders;
Analytical, with problem-identification and problem-solving capabilities;
Ability to excel in a fast-paced environment where attention to detail and effective multi-tasking is essential;
General Computer Skills (MS Office).
EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
Post-Secondary Diploma in related field
Building Trust - Builds strong relationships on a foundation of trust, loyalty and authenticity.
Driving for Results - Relentlessly pursues quantifiable and measurable results : identifies areas for improvement and executes changes as necessary.
Communication & Listening - Encourages open and honest communication with the team, communicates messages clearly and concisely and listens attentively to others.
Initiative - Proactively seeks new opportunities and challenges; takes ownership and accountability for enhancing results or minimizing problems.
Builds Networks - Builds strong relationships with peers, partners and key stakeholders, cultivating meaningful connections.
Awareness & Insight - Assesses one’s own abilities, understands how actions impact perceptions and thrives within our culture, climate and organization at all levels.
Maintenance Office / Shop (60%) and Plant (40%)
In accordance with Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process.
Applicants are required to make their needs known in advance.
We thank all applicants for applying however only those chosen will be contacted.