Maintenance Supervisor

Mill Operations

Date Posted: September 10, 2021

Job Location: Williams Lake

Job Type: Full Time

Start: Immediately

Company: Tolko


Address: 5000 Soda Creek Road, Williams Lake, British Columbia, Canada V2G 3P6

Job Description

Maintenance Supervisor

Williams Lake, B.C.

Are you motivated by hard work, have a positive attitude and a strong focus on safety?  If so, we want to hear from you!

Reporting to the Maintenance Superintendent, the Maintenance Supervisor is an integral part of the maintenance team and is responsible for providing supervision of maintenance crews to obtain proper operating efficiencies and achieve quality and machine safety standards.

In conjunction with other maintenance staff and under the direction of the Maintenance Superintendent, the Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for supporting the planning and development of an effective plant maintenance program.  This includes but not limited to equipment configuration database, downtime analysis, repair and preventative maintenance work order development, allocation and scheduling of resources, ongoing follow-up and refinement of maintenance procedures.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years’ leadership experience within the forest sector;
  • Completion of post-secondary education in a technical or trades field is preferred
  • Working knowledge of safety program development, implementation, and safety legislation;
  • Strong ability in Analytical Troubleshooting and applying Failure Modes and Effects Analysis;
  • Able to lead diverse trade groups and create a highly effective Maintenance Team;
  • Knowledge of computerized maintenance management systems; preferably JD Edwards;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in hiring and developing diverse teams
  • Experience working in a unionized environment is an asset.

 What We Offer:

  • An unyielding commitment to your personal safety
  • Competitive pay and exceptional benefits
  • The opportunity to work with the best and brightest in the industry
  • A positive, dynamic, and inclusive work environment
  • An open, innovative culture with diverse opportunities
  • A commitment to investing in our people through training and development
  • The chance to live (and play) where you work

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 Who We Are:

With state-of-the-art operations across western Canada, Tolko is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of forest products for customers around the world.  For over 60 years, our family-owned company has been recognized by customers and business partners for being reliable, flexible, efficient and offering quality products. With the third generation of family leadership, we’re continuing that legacy today in our divisions throughout western Canada and joint ventures in the Southern United States.

At Tolko, our values, vision and mission aren’t just what we believe. They’re how we work, live and serve our customers every day. Fundamental to our success is a diverse and committed workforce that thrives on change, building relationships, and a drive toward excellence.

Grow Here, Achieve More:

When you join Tolko, you’ll develop your skills and be encouraged to pursue diverse opportunities with a company that’s built on integrity, respect, and provides employees with the inclusive environment, support and opportunity to build great lives.

If this position sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to hear from you!  Applications will be accepted at until September 24, 2021.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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Job Conditions

  • Minimum experience: 0 to 1 year
  • Minimum educational level: Grade 12 or Equivalent
  • Language: English

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