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Maintenance Superintendent

Posting ID:     12922
Position Type:   Full Time Salaried  
City:   Camden, SC, United States
Location:      Camden Plant_2000 (SC03) 


Who We Are:
Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world’s largest producers of sustainable lumber, pulp and paper - is a recognized employer of choice and an exciting place to grow your career.

We have an established presence in the southern US and in Western Canada, as well as sales offices around the world, and are proud of our committed team of over 6,500 employees.
 

The Opportunity:


Canfor is currently looking for a motivated individual with proven leadership experience in a maintenance management environment to join our team as a Maintenance Superintendent.

The Role:


Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Maintenance Superintendent is a key member of the Plant Management Team and as such, is responsible for providing overall leadership for the Maintenance Department, ensuring excellent safety performance combined with project planning and maintenance, as well as preventative maintenance programs.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

  • Ensure the highest level of workplace safety
  • Provide direction, training and support for all maintenance personnel and foster a highly effective working relationship with all employees
  • Assist in developing and achieving targets in safety, quality, cost, delivery and employee engagement
  • Ensure the Canfor Operating System (COS) is being followed with the emphasis on abnormality response
  • Effectively liaise with Production departments to ensure the highest level of equipment availability
  • Assist with the development and management of the annual budget and cost control program
  • Ensure full compliance with environmental permits, applicable government regulations and corporate policies
  • Provide development for supervisory personnel
  • Work with senior management team to plan equipment and/or technological changes
  • Develop, implement and maintain effective preventative maintenance programs

 

The Candidate:

 

  • Minimum 10 years experience in an industrial sawmilling maintenance environment including several years of supervisory experience
  • Proven ability in safety management, leadership and development skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, analytical, problem solving and team building skills
  • Solid knowledge of performance management and continuous improvement processes
  • Solid understanding and knowledge of optimization equipment and processes
  • Strong business acumen
  • Strong organizational skills with the desire to accept the challenge of working in continually changing internal/external business conditions
  • An effective communicator, with strong verbal, written and presentation skills
  • Extensive experience with CMMS and the development and implementation of preventative maintenance programs
  • Millwright or electrician trade or equivalent combination of experience and education


Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. To be considered for this position, please apply today.

As we continue to expand our company and our markets, now is the ideal time to grow your career with Canfor. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees. Join Canfor for the stability, exciting career opportunities and growth potential while working for a recognized industry leader.

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Camden, South Carolina
Camden is one of South Carolina’s fastest-growing towns and is dedicated to an enhanced quality of life. Legendary for its equestrian history, this vibrant but affordable community features southern charm and a relaxing atmosphere, and its residents take great pride in its 250 years of heritage. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/camden-sc
 


Nearest Major Market: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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