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Maintenance Superintendent
Posting ID:     8041
Position Type:   Full Time Salaried 
City:   Radium Hot Springs, BC, Canada
Location:   Radium Hot Springs Sawmill


Who We Are:
Canfor is one of the world’s largest and most respected integrated forest products companies. For more than 75 years, we have been delivering top-quality lumber, pulp and paper products to our valued customers worldwide. With operations in Western Canada and the Southern United States, and sales offices around the world, you can find Canfor products in every corner of the globe. We are leaders in sustainable forest management and in converting wood residuals into green energy.

As we continue to grow our company and our markets, find out how you can grow your career with us.
 

The Opportunity:

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

 

Required Skills:

  • 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
  • Extensive experience in an industrial maintenance environment including supervisory experience
  • Journeyman trade qualification 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.

There has never been a better time to join the Canfor team and become part of the modern forest industry. We have a wide range of rewarding careers in some of the best communities in North America, with plenty of room for advancement. Our mills are modern, high-tech and safe; and our marketing and sales activities are world-class. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees.

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Radium Hot Springs, BC

Located at the edge of the Rockies, Radium is home to Canada’s largest hot springs and offers a quality of life second to none. Radium offers limitless year-round recreation and high-quality affordable living and it’s an amazing place to live for individuals or families that love the outdoors. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/radium-hot-springs
 

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