At Plastcoat, a Magna International Company, we consider every employee an important member of our team as we work towards a common set of goals that will be the key to our future and will help guarantee our success.
We are looking for experienced and motived people to join our team!
We produce plastic parts (small and large, exterior and interior applications) for a number of Automotive OEM's (Original Equipment Manufacturers) as well as other divisions of Magna International.
We have exciting business which includes new technologies and value added assembly.
The Maintenance Team Leader leads and coordinates the operational activities of the Maintenance shop as required to achieve safety, quality, housekeeping, and productivity goals.
Manage scheduled Maintenance shift and motivate / steer team toward objectives
Manage and coordinate Maintenance department operational activities on the shift as required to achieve safety, quality, housekeeping, and productivity
Utilize the employee corrective action and progressive discipline process as required
Perform scheduled audits
Maintain and approve employee work hours and attendance records to support accurate payroll and HR records through the EZ Labor system
Report on team metrics and activities
Facilitate a supportive and cooperative team atmosphere
Educate team members on current and new Plastcoat policies
Allocate shift resources to support effective management of the departmental workload for repairs and improvement projects based on requirements and competency
Assist in resource recruitment, planning, training and development of staff
Work with the Maintenance Coordinator to ensure adequate supplies and spare parts inventories are maintained
Assist other Maintenance staff in carrying out maintenance work as instructed by the Department Manager
Ensure maintenance staff levels are adequately maintained during required work hours
Engage the team and participate in troubleshooting / diagnosis of malfunctions of equipment, focus on root cause determination and guide permanent corrective action implementation
Support planning and scheduling of plant and equipment repairs, preventive maintenance, and other departmental initiatives
Enforce lockout procedure and other maintenance-related safety procedures
Communicate with other department leads as required
Complete and maintain effective documentation; utilize, and ensure all technicians adequately use the department’s computerized Maintenance Management software
Maintain confidentiality and integrity
Supervise staff within the department, providing training, mentoring and performance management to ensure employee productivity and effectiveness
Perform other duties as required
Knowledge and Education
Certificate of Qualification as Millwright / Industrial Electrician or significant equivalent experience in the field
Experience in a leadership function preferred
Experience in automotive industry an asset
Minimum 5 years’ Injection Moulding experience
Skills and Competencies
Able to demonstrate proficiency in multi-trade functions (Electrical / Hydraulic / and PLC)
Strong leadership skills with the ability to coach, mentor and build effective teams
Results-oriented and able to work under pressure
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Strong computer skills in MS Word and spreadsheet programs
Demonstrated ability to effectively solve problems
Strong interpersonal skills
Well-developed organizational and time management skills
an automotive manufacturing plant / facility
a Fair Enterprise corporation
Accommodation for applicants with disabilities is available upon request.