Maintenance Supervisor, Ignace Sawmill


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Resolute Forest Products is seeking candidates for the position of Maintenance Planner for our Ignace wood products operation located in Northwest Ontario. In this role, you will join a team of staff, operators and maintenance specialists with the operation of this facility. The Maintenance Supervisor reports to the Sawmill Manager, and is directly responsible to provide supervision to maintenance personnel and external maintenance contractors to work in a safe and productive manner to maximize quality and production while minimizing production, maintenance costs and unscheduled downtime. Your Challenges: – Ensure application of highest Safety standards for all maintenance operations – Provide leadership, technical support and coaching trade personnel and peers while developing and maintaining positive employee relations – Collaborate with Production and Maintenance personnel to plan, schedule and supervise maintenance and capital work as we transition from project construction into daily operation activities – Utilize the Maintenance & Supply Chain Best Practices in conjunction with the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) for processing work orders, purchase requisitions, weekly schedules, PM's, and updating the equipment database; – Perform periodic inspections of equipment and systems to observe operating conditions and need for repair or adjustment – Supervise repairs/projects carried out by sub-contractors and ensure quality of work and adherence to deadlines through rigorous follow-ups – Plan and control expenditures in accordance with the operating budget of the department – Verify the availability of parts, materials and special tools required for execution – Ensure compliance to internal and external policies, procedures and regulations with respect to the Health and Safety of the maintenance employees and site contractors Your team: – Reporting to the Sawmill Manager, you will be part of a results-oriented team whose members are encouraged to exceed expectations. Your profile:  Mechanical, Electrical Engineering Technologist, Trades certification or equivalent  3 to 5 years’ experience in related industrial environment Your assets and skills  Excellent communication and interpersonal skills  Ability to work as part of a team, to communicate with all levels of the organization and to adapt quickly to change  Strong analytical, organizational and problem solving skills.  In-depth knowledge of MS Office, MS Project and CMMS and solid computer skills  A self-motivated individual who will work towards Reliability Excellence  Strong attention to detail combined with the ability to see the big picture;  Knowledge of sawmill and planer mill equipment Only selected candidates will be contacted. Resolute Growth Canada Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Our Ignace Sawmill is located at the township of Ignace, ON. The community of Ignace is located 250km Northwest of Thunder Bay, ON and 106km east of Dryden, ON (for more information about the region, please visit Resolute Forest Products is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments. We will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Human Resources Division to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process.


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