Plant Maintenance Manager
Principle duties currently include:
XL Foods Inc., Canada’s largest Canadian owned beef packing facility is currently recruiting an experienced Plant Engineering Manager for our meat processing facilities in Brooks, Alberta.
Reporting to the Complex Manager, the Plant Engineering Manager plays a critical role in the Maintenance department and it role in XL Lakeside Packers productivity.Qualifications· The ideal candidate will have extensive working knowledge of the beef processing industry.· An individual with a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering (P.Eng. or EIT) or a Certified Engineering Technologist (CET) would be an asset. Or an individual with or an equivalent combination of applicable management and practical experience in the beef plant environment holding a relevant trade certificate in power engineering, electrical or mechanical trades.· 5 years management experience together with a minimum 5 years maintenance experience ideally in a food processing plant, but will consider a highly regulated large industrial or manufacturing environment.· Maintenance experience will ideally include: preventative maintenance, Powerhouse, facilities, equipment, machinery, PLC controls in a lean manufacturing environment.· Extensive experience maintaining & managing building services/systems using contractors & staff.· Proven knowledge of building & fire codes, health & safety standards.· Demonstrate understanding of fiscal management principles including interpretation of financial statements, budget planning and variance control.· Demonstrate strong computer skills (systems, AutoCAD & MS Office).· Experience with quality improvement and risk management processes an asset.· Proven leadership and people management skills in a high paced, multicultural environment and· Self-motivated and results-oriented team player with strong people skills.
XL Four Star Beef, Inc. engages in beef processing and marketing services. The company has beef processing plants located in Omaha, Nebraska and Nampa, Idaho. The company was founded in 2006 and is based in Omaha, Nebraska. As of May 26, 2006, XL Four Star Beef Inc., is a subsidiary of XL Foods Inc.