Cargill Maintenance Supervisor Full Time in Guelph, ON


Branch Guelph ON CA

Maintenance Supervisor
Guelph, ON

Maintenance and Reliability. As the Maintenance Supervisor, reporting to the Maintenance Superintendent, you will be responsible for overall plant asset health…

Cargill Beef believes being an industry leader is about more than delivering the highest-quality products and service. It’s about delivering on our promises. Throughout our history, our commitment to building a better future has been at the heart of everything we do. We continue to aggressively pursue improvements and produce real results that impact not only our operations; but our industry, employees, and the world around us. By continuously improving our products, processes and services we are ensuring a better, more sustainable future for our employees, for our customers, for our communities and for our company.

As the Maintenance Supervisor, reporting to the Maintenance Superintendent, you will be responsible for overall plant asset health and plant performance that includes training and developing maintenance employees, developing and implementing Maintenance & Reliability systems, managing capital projects, and supervising third party contractors.
Principal Accountabilities:

  • Provide leadership, technical support and coaching to unionized hourly trades and peers while developing and maintaining positive employee relations
  • Plan, supervise, coordinate, schedule, and assign all work requirements associated with preventative maintenance, projects, and day-to-day work orders
  • Continue development and enhancement of a measurable Preventative Maintenance program
  • Collaborate with Production personnel to ensure maximum uptime of production line equipment
  • Supervise the work of mechanics and electricians to ensure good working order of production/warehouse equipment
  • Perform periodic inspections of equipment and systems to observe operating condition 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
  • Assist with implementation of capital and Six Sigma projects
  • Maintain HACCP program compliance and documentation, and document and maintain Standard Operating Procedures
  • Ensure that equipment and facility comply with all EHS, food safety, and regulatory requirements


  • Possess a Mechanical or Industrial license
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in leading Maintenance & Reliability OR an equivalent combination of education and experience in mechanical/electrical/refrigeration
  • Experience working in a unionized industrial environment
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Knowledge of industry safety, food safety, and environmental regulations and requirements
  • Excellent computer skills, including Excel and strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Ability and willingness to be “hands on” to perform any maintenance task as required
  • Available to work shift work including weekends
  • Ability to work in cold environments
  • Must be legally entitled to for Cargill in Canada


  • Working knowledge of Maximo software is an asset
  • Supervisory experience in a unionized environment
  • CMRP certificate

At Cargill, we believe that employees must have the opportunity to do what they do best every day. We want to understand the things that you do better than others – the talents that you rely on to succeed. As part of the application process, you may be asked to complete an online assessment. The assessment will help us determine whether our jobs will allow you to use your unique talents to their full potential.

Cargill is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Maintenance and Reliability
Primary Location Canada-Ontario-Guelph

Schedule Full-time
Job Type Standard
Shift Rotating

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Guelph, ON, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-20
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