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Maintenance Supervisor

Updated on 7/11/2024

Sunrise Farms

Sunrise Farms

51-200 employees

Poultry and meat products provider in Canada

Consumer Goods
Food & Agriculture

Compensation Overview

$91k - $111kAnnually

Mid, Senior

Abbotsford, BC, Canada

Systems Engineering
Engineering Management
Required Skills
Customer Service
  • Red seal Millwright ticket
  • 3-5 years of supervisor leadership in a food plant maintenance department
  • Hands-on troubleshooting skills
  • Previous Lean, Six Sigma, 5S experience
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task, and handle a high volume of work
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as a team player
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Mechanically inclined with manual dexterity
  • Experience with computerized Maintenance systems (CMMS / FIIX)
  • Intermediate level of computer skills
  • Strong critical thinking and communication skills
  • Coaching, motivating, leading & directing employees
  • Schedule and coordinate preventative and reactive maintenance on facility equipment
  • Scheduling maintenance and engineering staff
  • Conducting inspections on facility equipment
  • Coordinating between shifts for mechanical/electrical and PM issues
  • Responding to critical maintenance concerns in a timely manner
  • Implementing CMMS
  • Documenting work orders and maintenance activities
  • Inspecting sites regularly for maintenance needs
  • Training workers
  • Ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations
  • Establishing strategies to meet workload demands
  • Leading a team of maintenance professionals
  • Maintaining a safety-first culture
  • Administering training for staff compliance
  • Supporting short and long-term projects
  • Improving preventive maintenance plan
  • Developing reliability plans
  • Driving maintenance best practices
  • Performing other assigned duties

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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