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Electrical & Instrumentation Supervisor (Taber)

Category: Operations
Location: Taber

Job Summary

Lantic, a company that has been around for over 125 years, has become a favorite Canadian brand not only through its products, but also through its people. We believe that the main ingredient in our success is our people.

We are currently looking for a Electrical & Instrumentation Supervisor  to join our growing team !



  • Competitive salaries and benefits
  • Pension plan with equivalent contribution from the company
  • Supplementary health insurance and dental care
  • Life insurance and accident insurance
  • Personal account for social benefits
  • Share purchase plan
  • Employee assistance program
  • Fitness program
  • Free parking 

Main Responsibilities

  • Develop formal maintenance plans, scheduling of work assignments, as well as selecting and purchasing suitable replacement parts through the CMMS (Maximo)
  • Ensure that work planned complies with all applicable provincial/federal regulations, including company policies and standards
  • Troubleshoot electrical and instrumentation issues
  • Assist the engineering department in new equipment design projects with respect to electrical and instrumentation integration
  • Participate in the selection, training, evaluation of department trades employees
  • Schedules, assigns, plans and monitors the work of electrical shop employees
  • Trains or informs employees of new work methods or procedures, changes in safety regulations, work policies, electrical codes and standards
  • Responsible for assisting in the preparation and control of the electrical/instrumentation maintenance budget
  • Categorize resourced work and prioritize work orders in CMMS
  • Prepare weekly, monthly and quarterly planning and work scheduled
  • Maintain and assist in developing standard jobs
  • Identify man-hours required and available for planned work activities
  • Maintains time, payroll, work order, material, equipment and other electrical department shop records and submits reports
  • Plans and develops work schedules, equipment usage schedules, priority of electrical expenditures and procedures for equipment maintenance

Qualifications and Experiences Required

Education & professional certification

  • Electrical/Instrumentation Technologist or Electrical/Instrumentation Trade with five (5) years post qualifying Red Seal
  • Electrical/Instrumentation trade or three (3) to five (5) years of experience advantageous if only qualified in one of the trades
  • Must be a Master Electrician or be willing to obtain.

Knowledge & experience

  • Five (5) to seven (7) years’ experience in industrial/manufacturing industry
  • Three (3) to five (5) years’ experience in supervisory experience in a unionized environment
  • Good knowledge of industry standards and codes
  • Experience in reliability maintenance and Continuous Improvement as it relates to the electrical and instrumentation field
  • Excellent computer knowledge with CMMS, Microsoft office

Personal characteristics

  • Fluent in English (oral & written)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Sound judgment, analytical, problem solving and conflict management skills
  • Manage and prioritize multiple tasks
  • Skill in estimating time and material requirements of assigned work projects


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