Maintenance Superintendent, Relocation Opportunity (Forestry, Logging & Mill Operations)

Full Time

  Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (

  Golden, British Columbia, Canada


To manage and coordinate all mechanical, electrical, process control and instrumentation work in a manufacturing facility.  Develop, manage and lead preventive and predictive maintenance programs and inventory tracking procedures.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure safety of all employees and contractors working in operating unit or department by driving continuous improvement towards a true safety culture. This includes supporting all corporate safety programs; developing SOP’s, identifying and eliminating hazards, and enforcing all safety rules;
  • Ensure compliance with all standards and programs (safety, environmental, quality, maintenance and manufacturing policies and procedures) within area of responsibility;
  • Lead staff development in: hiring practices, orientation, training, and evaluating & guiding performance;
  • Forecast, develop, and manage the maintenance budget;
  • Work cooperatively with other departments to meet plant objectives, diagnose complex equipment problems, meet plant goals and manage department budget;
  • Develop and lead preventative/predictive maintenance, including working with Hydraulics, Electrical, Instrumentation, Process Control, Pneumatic, Power Transmissions, Welding, and Fabrication, vibration analysis, balancing, alignment, oil analysis and NDT;
  • Manage and oversee parts and maintenance programs and inventory;
  • Assist in developing plans for engineering improvements;
  • Initiate & lead in process improvement, cost reduction and capital project programs;
  • Work closely with vendors, regulatory agencies, corporate engineering and project managers to accomplish plant goals and objectives;
  • Perform all duties in accordance with safety rules and regulations;
  • Perform other duties as necessary.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Effective leadership, interpersonal, and motivational skills;
  • Knowledge of company products, policies and procedures;
  • Knowledge of plant equipment, operations, predictive/preventative maintenance and CMMS systems and effective project management practices;
  • Knowledge of current management and supervisory techniques;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of plant equipment;
  • Demonstrated organizational, budgeting and computer skills;
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair machinery through the use of blue prints, P&ID schematics and root/cause failure analysis;
  • Ability to manage and direct the capital and EOM plan.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Electrical, Mechanical, or related field.


  • 7+ years’ directly related maintenance management experience;
  • Demonstrated experience supervising a large group of employee;
  • Demonstrated experience working with Hydraulics, Electrical, Pneumatic, Power Transmission, Welding, and Fabrication;
  • Or any combination of experience and training that demonstrates the ability to perform the key responsibilities of this position.

Work Environment:

  • Plant & office environment. Exposure to machinery, electrical sources, dust, chemicals, & loud noise.