433A Licensed Maintenance Supervisor – Food Manufacturing

  • Full Time
  • Guelph


Shearer’s is a leading contract manufacturer and private label supplier in the snack industry in North America. Headquartered in Massillon, Ohio, Shearer’s has 17 state-of-the-art, geographically diverse manufacturing facilities in Ohio, Texas, Arkansas, Arizona, Minnesota, Pennsylvania,  Virginia, Iowa, Ontario and Alberta, Canada, including one of the industry’s first Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design platinum LEED certified facilities in Massillon, Ohio. The Company is known for producing the highest quality snacks in assorted flavors and sizes, including kettle cooked potato chips, traditional potato chips, tortilla chips, cheese curls and other extruded snacks, and corn chips, as well as cookies, crackers, and wafers.
433A Millwright Licensed Maintenance Supervisor

Monday to Friday – 07.00am to 04.00pm



The Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for the effective execution of all maintenance and assigned projects within the plant. They are responsible to the Maintenance Manager for the efficient and effective use of all manpower and other resources under their supervision. In order to fulfill these responsibilities in the most effective manner, the Maintenance Supervisor is charged with developing the group of plant mechanics into a well-trained, committed and spirited “maintenance team.”

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Directs and monitors the activities of employees engaged in maintenance operations and procedures.
  • Ensures that behaviours, practices and the work environment supports a safe workplace through training, LOTO, hot work, confined space, and others.
  • Support continuous improvement objectives to improve safety, quality, and throughput processes
  • Provides direction, expertise, work execution decisions and compliance reviews for all maintenance work
  • Provides specific recommendations for maintenance plan improvements based on machine performance, observations & data analysis.
  • Ensures all work plans, specifications, labour & materials are accurately & consistently recorded against specified assets in Maintenance Connection.
  • Supports, coaches, mentors and develops plant technical team members.
  • Fill-in for the maintenance manager in his/her absence
  • Inspects and monitors work areas and examines tools and equipment.
  • Requisitions materials and supplies, such as tools, equipment, or replacement parts for emergency and urgent work.
  • Inspects, tests, and measures completed work, using devices such as hand tools or gauges to verify conformance to standards or repair requirements.
  • Examines objects, systems, or facilities and analyzes information to determine needed installations, services, or repairs for emergency and urgent work.
  • Investigates accidents or injuries and prepares reports of findings.
  • Computes estimates and actual costs of factors such as materials, labour, or outside contractors for emergency and urgent work. Supervises, leads, and develops team members
  • Determines schedules, sequences, and assignments for work activities, based on work priority, quantity of equipment, and skill of personnel
  • Provides employee safety training to prevent, detect, and correct unsafe conditions or violations of procedures and safety rules
  • Conducts or arranges for worker training in safety, repair, or maintenance techniques, operational procedures, or equipment use
  • Monitors employees’ work levels and review work performance to drive engagement and change initiatives Performs additional related duties as assigned

Education and Work Experience

  • High school or equivalent degree required; a two-year technical or bachelor’s degree from a Canadian Institute is preferred
  • 2+ years of demonstrated experience in maintenance supervision / Maintenance team lead.
  • Current 433A Millwright License is a requirement to be considered for this role.

Our Plant address is Shearers Foods, 745, Southgate Drive, Ontario

Shearer’s Foods Canada, Inc. is committed to providing accommodation for applicants with disabilities; please advise us if you require an accommodation during the recruitment process.

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Note: Shearer’s does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to any recruiting alias or employee. Shearer’s is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Requesting employment agency do not contact us as we have an internal recruitment team and currently there is no scope of outsourcing. 



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