Maintenance Superintendent (Management & Executives)

Full Time

  Halliwell Consulting

  Ear Falls, Ontario, Canada

Our client has an immediate opportunity for a Maintenance Superintendent to join their team.

Wage: $88k – $133k /negotiable, depending on experience.


  • Support and implement the values of the company.
  • Supervise the work of maintenance workers, subcontractors, & contract staff.
  • Organize, improving and scheduling routine and preventive maintenance of plant & equipment (shut downs).
  • Management of continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Maintain, develop or upgrade the methodology of maintenance systems to maximize fast and reliable response to equipment problems.
  • Analyze and identify root cause of problems and effectively initiate immediate corrective action to prevent reoccurrence.
  • Provide training and ongoing development to the Maintenance team.
  • Upgrade maintenance process of the work systems and maintenance contracts management.
  • Follow departmental budgets to ensure good cost control.
  • Maintain continuous improvement focus through effective leadership in maintenance meetings.
  • Other related tasks.


  • Hold Collegial or University Diploma in mechanical or electrical engineering OR a Millwright ticket/red seal certification (prefered) or an Electrician ticket/Red Seal Certification.
  • Have a minimum of 3 to 5 years of relevant experience, ideally in a sawmill or manufacturing plant;
  • Proven experience in supervising technical staff in unionized environment;
  • Must be fluent in both written and spoken English; French is an asset.
  • Knowledgeable in the areas of electrical, mechanical (hydraulic, pneumatic), fabrication/welding and PLC programming.