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Maintenance Supervisor

Posted on 6/19/2024

Sunrise Farms

Sunrise Farms

51-200 employees

Poultry and meat products provider in Canada

Consumer Goods
Food & Agriculture

Mid, Senior

Lethbridge, AB, Canada

Systems Engineering
Engineering Management
Required Skills
Customer Service
  • 3-5 years supervisor leadership in manufacturing facility (maintenance department)
  • Journeyman millwright / Electrician ticket or power engineering ticket preferred
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and handle a high volume of work with accuracy
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as a strong team player
  • Strong customer service orientation skills and desire to achieve results
  • Able to work flexible shifts when business needs arise
  • Ability to build, lead, and develop the Maintenance Team
  • Mechanically inclined with manual dexterity for operating machinery and computers
  • Experience with computerized Maintenance systems is an asset
  • Intermediate level of computer skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Able to work and maintain composure under pressure, meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Schedule and coordinate preventative and reactive maintenance on facility equipment
  • Scheduling of maintenance and engineering staff for optimum production coverage
  • Coordinating between shifts and acting as the central point of contact for mechanical/electrical and PM issues
  • Create and organize parts rooms of spare parts
  • Monitor the use and inventories of spare parts, maintenance supplies, equipment, and initiate reordering when necessary
  • Conduct inspections on facility equipment and report any hazards
  • Schedule assigned subcontractor(s) to support the department work plan
  • Respond to critical and safety-related maintenance concerns in a timely manner
  • Take a leading role in the implementation of CMMS
  • Document all work orders and maintenance repair activities in the maintenance management system
  • Maintain all plans, procedures, MOPs, SOPs, and other documentation for safe and proper performance of preventive maintenance activities
  • Provide support in all activities undertaken by the Maintenance Manager
  • Perform other duties as required or assigned

Sunrise Farms is a notable employer in the poultry and meat production industry, with a dedication to utilizing modern processing technologies and sustainable sourcing from Canadian farmers. As a vertically integrated company, it manages everything from hatchery operations to international distribution, ensuring quality and efficiency in delivering fresh and frozen products. The company's commitment to innovation in processing and the comprehensive care in handling every step of production make it a promising place for career development and contribution to a sustainable food solution.

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Surrey, Canada



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