Maintenance Supervisor
Invista
KINGSTON, Ontario, Canada
38d ago

The Maintenance Supervisor will be responsible for supervisory functions of tradespeople supporting the maintaining needs of fiber and polymer production areas.

Position Responsibilities

  • Lead a crew of tradespeople against safety, quality, skill and efficiency expectations. Manage, develop and motivate a team of approximately 20 direct reports.
  • Provide performance feedback to employees by performing regular reviews and yearly performance evaluations.

  • Make the most efficient use of site maintenance resources by providing input to scheduling, partnering with operations, and working to remove barriers to execution including materials management, planning improvement, feedback to reliability engineers and holding trades accountable for efficient execution.
  • Provide technical & troubleshooting support to site tradespeople. Lead Root Cause Analysis and work with the Reliability Engineering Team to develop sustainable solutions for equipment and systems failures.
  • As a member of the Site Maintenance Leadership Team, hold a shared accountability for the integrated direction, vision, policy, leadership and decision making of Kingston’s maintenance operations.
  • Skill Requirements

  • Strong mechanical aptitude and practical knowledge of installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, inspection, and repair techniques for a range of industrial equipment
  • Knowledge of and experience with maintenance best practices
  • Demonstrated leadership skills, ability to lead from a vision, self-driven and results-oriented
  • Demonstrated strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to lead cross-functional teams using Root Cause Analysis problem solving methodology.
  • Ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing to all levels of the organization
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities and meet established deadlines
  • Ability to motivate, influence and drive good business decisions while working with a diverse workforce
  • Demonstrated critical and economic thinking skills for the evaluation and selection of alternatives
  • Ability to develop and implement systematic and sustainable programs and solutions
  • Ability to effectively use computer-based systems including Word, Excel and CMMS.
  • Physical condition and health compatible with duties of this role
  • Able to work in a tobacco free environment
  • Background and Experience Requirements

  • B.S. Engineering OR Engineering Technology Diploma OR Trades Certificate of Qualification
  • Five (5) years industrial or manufacturing experience working in an engineering or maintenance function with a minimum of 3 years in a leadership role.
  • Why Work for INVISTA?

  • A culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance
  • Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world
  • Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge
  • Ability to contribute to a shared vision of innovation while conserving resources
  • We Provide :
  • Competitive salary
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible benefits package
  • Defined benefit pension plan
  • Optional pension enhancements
  • Performance bonus program
  • Additional vacation purchase program
  • Additional floating holidays
  • Education Assistance Program for job related training
  • How to apply : Interested applicants should submit a detailed resume along with a covering letter to Successful candidates will be required to complete a criminal background check If you have the above qualifications, we would like to hear from you.

    We thank all applicants in advance, but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted We are an equal opportunity employer.

    If you require accommodation or assistance at any time during the application or selection processes, please submit a request by following the directions located at the bottom of kochcareers.

    com webpage. About INVISTA : Headquartered in the U.S., INVISTA is one of the world's largest integrated producers of polymers and fibers, primarily for nylon, spandex, and polyester applications.

    With a business presence in more than 20 countries, INVISTA delivers exceptional value for its customers through market insights, technology innovations, and a powerful portfolio of global trademarks including Lycra® fiber, Coolmax® fabric, Cordura® fabric, Antron® carpet fiber and Stainmaster® carpet.

    We transform daily through innovations. Clothing, carpets, luggage, plastic bottles, automobile interiors and airbags- these and many other products originate in one of INVISTA's global manufacturing facilities.

    You can be a part of the difference we make by joining the INVISTA team.As a member of the INVISTA team, you will also be part of Koch Industries, Inc.

    s affiliates, one of the largest privately-held companies in the world. Koch companies have a presence in nearly 60 countries and employ about 120,000 people.

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