Maintenance Supervisor
Give & Go Prepared Foods Corp.
Vaughan, ON

We are a fast growth, entrepreneurial Canadian manufacturer of baked goods. “Great people, baking great products, for a great future.”

Operating for over 25 years, at Give & Go Prepared Foods, we’re all about providing innovative, quality bakery solutions that meet our customer needs, whether it’s convenience, increased efficiency, creative product offerings, and of course, growing sales.

You know and love our products. From bite sized delights under the bestselling two-bite® brand, decadent indulgences under Kimberley’s Bakeshoppe™, feel good snacks under Mason St. Bakehouse™, or traditional treats that are good to the last crumb under The Worthy Crumb Pastry Co™

We’re a strong North American team and we’re growing… fast. Our customers love us because we’re innovative, creative and try to do things right every time. That’s also the recipe for success when you join the Give & Go team.

Reporting to Maintenance Manger, the incumbent will be responsible for directly managing a team of technically skilled staff including Millwright Mechanics and Electricians. A dynamic hands-on leader and skilled troubleshooter who can continually develop the capabilities of their team while working with vendors and key internal stakeholders.

What you’ll get to do:

Lead a team of up to 10 maintenance personnel in a 24/7 operation.

Carry out the daily shift meeting to effectively communicate to every team members of any issues pertaining to QCDSM.

Effectively resolve issues and elevate it to the next level of management if assist is needed.

Work with planner to ensure all assigned PM tasks are completed on time.

Conducts workplace inspection in area of responsibility for safety and GMP violations, perform corrective actions.

Monitor and track maintenance performance and take action to ensure KPIs on track.

Able to read and interpret Blue prints, CAD drawing.

Coach maintenance team in resolving issues related to safety, quality, and productivity losses.

Maintain good employee relations and adherence to company policies and procedure and take proper disciplinary action when required.

Prepare all vacation and weekly shift schedules.

Perform employee performance reviews, review job postings and interview personnel.

Responsible for ensuring an effective PM system is in place to maintain equipment compliance to SQF, GMPS and quality requirements.

The Recipe for Success:

Bachelor's Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or related field.

Minimum of 2 years of experience as a Maintenance Supervisor, preferably within a food manufacturing environment.

Proven ability to handle conflict, align performance for success and initiate action.

Ability to work 8 hour rotating shifts.

Must have a wide technical knowledge including: Electrical, PLC, Mechanical, Machining, Boiler, Welding, and General Construction practices.

Proven experience teaching and working on automated equipment (PLCs, robotics, hydraulics, motors, etc).

Proven leadership, problem solving, coaching/mentoring and training skills.

Strong communication skills.

What we can offer:

It’s an exciting time to be part of the Give & Go team as we are growing rapidly and want you to become a part our growth and extraordinarily bright future.

As we grow, we are committed to preserve the parts of our diversity & culture that is unique, people focused and are core to our success at every size. Our values of Quality, Direct Communication and Respect mean something.

Learning and growth; we are working to create an environment where sharing new ideas, experimenting and learning from each other is strongly encouraged.

Competitive Benefits, along with work, life balance!

Job Type: Full-time