Ensures or helps to ensure that all aspects of Plant Maintenance and Project Management requirements including equipment and its installation, design, costing, and building maintenance are completed and accurate in order to meet timelines and stay within budget.
Ensure that the maintenance of machines and equipment conforms to specifications and accurate procedures. Minimize machine downtime due to maintenance while ensuring safety in an efficient way to meet or better plan event schedule.
Direct supervisory responsibility for maintenance activities and provide support to the maintenance and project team.
Responsible for project and non-project maintenance management duties such as : communicating with contractors, reviewing current status against timelines and cost summaries, in order to provide management with up to date status reports and time of completion.
From time to time will become involved in project-related Engineering activities utilizing the MOC Process.
Improves manufacturing efficiency by working with the Plant Manager analyzing and planning workflow, space requirements, and equipment layout,
Analyze job costing and material reports and review financial records to ensure maintenance activities are in line with the budget.
Assist in quotation process, when applicable.
Identify energy cost-savings and quality improvement projects in assigned area(s) and move them from concept to implementation.
Responsible for the maintenance department and optimizing the usage of labour and ensuring priorities are followed.
Design and implement the Preventative Maintenance program while maintaining proper spare parts inventory and minimizing costs.
Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures;
requesting special service in accordance with legislated and regulatory requirements.
Follow up on delivery of materials and equipment through maintaining communications with suppliers and contractors.
Source all spare parts, supplies, new process equipment and materials, research benchmarking of new processes for continuous improvement to meet changing needs.
Undertakes assistance regarding Environmental and Waste Management aspects of the Hamilton Kent Health, Safety and Environmental Systems.
Prepares economic analysis and comparisons to provide management with information to use in decision-making processes.
Work in conjunction with Production Supervisors, Production Employees and Engineering on machinery / equipment / tooling improvements, which would improve Safety, Quality and Productivity.
Lead and supervise yearly maintenance contract for land / building / yard and machinery as required.
Responsible for preparing multiple estimates for installation of new projects and use that information when writing draft AFE for capex projects.
Coordinate and supervise installation of new equipment as per approved A.F.E. budgets
Other duties as assigned by your Manager.
Required Skills & Qualifications
Completion of College or University, preferably in a Mechanical or Industrial Engineering or Certified Electrical Millwright.
Persons with appropriate diplomas and / or trade licenses with experience in a related industry will be considered. Ideally with over three years’ experience with rubber and / or plastics in a manufacturing environment
5yrs in 5S / Lean experience required
Project management skills
Excellent knowledge MS Office
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Background in Health, Safety and Environment issues related to plant activities
CAD and database software an advantage