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Maintenance Supervisor (Food & Beverage - CPG)
Job Posting Category: Experienced Professionals (1+ years)
Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Industry: Packaged Goods
Job Category: Manufacturing,Engineering,Maintenance
Years Experience: 4-6 Years
Job Type: Full-time
Posting Date: June 10, 2021
Job Location:

Kitchener, ON
Waterloo, ON
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Job Description

Maintenance Supervisor (Food & Beverage - CPG)

Our client, a leading Food & Beverage Company, located in the Kitchener/ Waterloo area, is looking to hire a Maintenance Supervisor to join their team on a Permanent, Full-Time basis.

Reporting to the Director Reliability, the Maintenance Supervisor will provide shift supervision, work planning, execution and follow- up, trade supervision and contractor management as well as planning and execution of small capex projects.


  • Provide zone leadership and direction to maintenance groups to optimize their effectiveness, efficiency and results while ensuring compliance to established policies and procedures
  • Provide technical expertise in all areas of Maintenance and Engineering.
  • Provide technical expertise as well as leadership with respect to machine and line controls for the Packaging Lines.
  • Ensure that maintenance and quality standards are maintained at or above industry standards
  • Drive business goals such as equipment reliability and quality improvements and cost reduction to ensure that they are adequately measured, managed and achieved.
  • Manage maintenance activities for all production equipment and facilities in a cost-effective manner to enhance the efficiency, reliability and life of equipment.
  • Manage the execution of assigned projects to deliver improvements to the business within defined budgets, timelines and deliverables.
  • Implementation of best maintenance practices across the operations function.
  • Safety performance and other compliance requirements.
  • Management and delivery of maintenance variable and fixed costs to budget and cost reduction targets.
  • Manage the Maintenance systems by way of a robust planning and scheduling process. Maintain short and long-term schedules. Manage regular overhauls on the equipment as required for the packaging equipment.
  • Project execution within agreed schedules and budgets
  • Identification of packaging and maintenance opportunities, both operational and equipment based to improve safety, quality, cost performance
  • Develop and implement maintenance policies and procedures to improve operational reliability, quality and efficiency
  • Provide coaching, direction and technical knowledge transfer to operators and staff


  • Engineering degree preferred
  • Experienced maintenance supervisor
  • Consumer packaging industry experience preferred
  • Experience in Assembly Line Manufacturing

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