Maintenance Supervisor - Industrial Millwright / Electrician

North York, ON

Maintenance Supervisor - Food Manufacturing 

Skilled trades license – Candidate should preferably have Dual license ( Industrial Millwright & Electrician )

Experience in food manufacturing is an asset.


As an industry leader in food  manufacturing, we provide our clients with the latest in products while providing a safe work environment for all employees and management. Comprehensive  safety trainings is provided to everyone. 

Located in North York



  • Supervise the work of Mechanics and Electricians with a view to ensure the good working order of production/warehouse/facilities equipment and to pursue opportunities to improve safety.
  • Oversee emergency breakdown repairs with the maintenance team to ensure repairs are completed in a timely manner.
  • Periodic inspections of equipment, facility and systems to observe operating condition and need for repair or adjustments.
  • Plans and schedules corrective, predictive and preventive maintenance of equipment
  • Facilitate open and effective communications with other departments, ensuring optimal quality standards,
  • Supervise repairs/projects carried out by sub-contractors and ensure the quality of their work and their adherence to deadlines through follow-ups.
  • Enforce the company's current policies, procedures and the occupational health and safety program.
  • Maintain a positive employee/labour relations environment in support of cost-effective production of quality products by all plant workers.


Job Duties

  • Manage and Supervise the maintenance staff, and ensure that all requisite tasks are handled quickly and efficiently in coordination with Maintenance Management
  • Perform highly diversified duties to install and maintain production machines and the plant facility’s equipment.
  • Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and perform scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.
  • Perform mechanical skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of production machines.
  • Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.
  • Supervise regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities and assist when and where required.
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters in performing duties.
  • Detect faulty operations, defective material, and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision.
  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain orderly work areas.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned or needed by Management.
  • Involved in all aspects of building maintenance requirements for all new construction, renovations, or updates to current systems. 
  • Coordinate and monitor contractor activities for internal assigned projects.
  • Set priorities for preventative maintenance work orders, maintenance requisitions and scheduled work.
  • Maintain equipment for the maintenance department.
  • Complete all necessary reports and records related to the department.
  • Adhere to departmental procedures and systems, e.g., "systems for preventative maintenance", "maintenance requisitions", scheduled work and continued quality improvement/risk management programs.
  • Operate Computerized Maintenance Management System.
  • Troubleshoot, repair, install, and maintain various electrical components, appliances, and equipment in accordance with pertinent codes, the preventative maintenance program and departmental procedures.
  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance checks.
  • Troubleshoot, install, and repair plumbing fixtures, piping, and related equipment.
  • Perform mechanical and preventative maintenance work on equipment as per preventative maintenance manual.
  • Initiate safety concerns and make judgment on the best methods of completing tasks.
  • Responsible for short-term planning and keeping Management aware of decisions being made.



  • Equipment Knowledge
    • Operating knowledge of all line equipment
      • Sequence of operation
      • Raw material handling
      • Machine safeties
      • Machine performance Stds
      • Changeovers
      • Production scheduling Stds
    • Drive for Results
      • Established performance standards for the team.
      • Accurate and timely score carding
      • Demonstrates progress.
    • Analytical Thinking
      • Uses Data to drive actions.
      • Effectively prioritizes.
      • Translates Objectives into specific actions.
    • Developing Others
      • Sets expectations.
      • Transfers Knowledge
      • Provides routine performance feedback, coaching.
    • Team Leadership
      • Leads by example.
      • Sets clear agenda.
      • Removes obstacles.
      • Possesses knowledge.


  • Ability to comprehend, communicate detailed instructions orally and in writing.
  • Ability to multi-task and establish priorities.
  • Ability to maintain organization of maintenance schedule and files.
  • Exhibit initiative, responsibility, flexibility, and leadership.
  • Strong management, delegation, planning and leadership skills.
  • Knowledge of local, provincial, and federal workplace compliance regulations, ordinances, and legislation
  • Able to create alternative solutions to problems.
  • Excellent time management and supervisory skills
  • High level of sound and independent judgment and reasoning
  • Ability to interpret and implement company policies and procedures.
  • Highly flexible, with solid interpersonal skills that allow one to work effectively in a diverse working environment.
  • Able to work well under pressure.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to lift, push, carry heavy materials.


Job Type: Full-time

Excellent Pay and Benefits Package  

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