Maintenance director

Category: Maintenance
Location: Montreal
Posted: Aug. 15, 2018

Assisting the Plant Manager by planning, organizing, controlling and evaluating all activities related to the maintenance sector by: conveying the values of the organization to achieve organizational objectives and maximum utilization of resources to ensure the health and safety of workers. Maintain all equipment and manage all operations of the thermal power plant efficiently and effectively. Bringing innovative ideas to improve existing systems; actively participate in the achievement of performance indicators, perform various reports, develop and adhere to the department’s budgets.

Main Responsibilities




  • Ability to define a strategy including its implementation
  • Planning and execution of project management
  • Analytical and diagnostic capacity
  • Result-oriented
  • Decision-making capacity
  • Practical knowledge of manufacturing techniques
  • Ability to manage conflict and make informed decisions
  • Demonstrates strategic thinking
  • Ability to coach, influence and mobilize
  • Sense of urgency
  • Ability to manage change



  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical or Electrical)

Knowledge Experience

  • Minimum of seven (7) to ten (10) years’ experience in operations management (food industry would be an asset)
  • Knowledge of a process of continuous improvement and principles such as Six Sigma and Kaizen
  • Strong computer skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, Maximo)
  • Experience managing in a unionized environment
  • Bilingualism(French & English)

Personal Characteristics

Personal qualities required for the position in relation to the values of the organization:

  • Rigor, autonomy and flexibility
  • Strong sense of responsibility
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Excellent teamwork and communicator
  • Intellectual curiosity, creativity and good practical sense
  • Stress management skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects with strict objectives
  • Great leadership skills

Special Requirements



Please select at least one fluent language

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