Maintenance Superintendent (Maintenance & Trades)

Full Time

  Miriam Sherris Recruiting

  High Prairie, Alberta, Canada

This full-time, permanent career opportunity is based in High Prairie, AB and requires a Maintenance Superintendent with a strong mechanical background and supervisory experience of multi-trade crews in a fast paced, industrial manufacturing environment.

How can you stand out?  If You….

  • Are seeking the next step in your career and have a proven track record of overseeing a safe and efficient operation in planning, organizing and operating all aspects of the maintenance department
  • Have always believed in advancing your career through continuous studies and hold a mechanical trade certification or engineering degree and have knowledge of other related trades
  • Have had the opportunity to add project management of capital projects to your career experience…This role might be for you!

As an integral part of the Maintenance team, you thoroughly enjoy leading a team of employees and helping them understand their contribution to the success of a manufacturing operation.  You are articulate and a strong motivator of people.  Your strong planning, budgeting and financial skills have contributed to your career success as a savvy manager who understands the importance of running a safe and efficient environment.


  • Are authorized to work in Canada (Canadian citizenship or permanent residency status)
  • Have a minimum of 6 years mechanical maintenance management experience in an industrial manufacturing environment
  • Have at least one mechanical trade certification (e.g. Red Seal Millwright); multiple certifications would be an asset. Mechanical engineers with experience leading multi-trades may also be considered
  • Are highly effective in motivating your team through the process of change management and continuous improvement methodologies
  • Have excellent communication skills and a strong command of the English language (both oral and written)
  • Are self-motivated with well-developed organizational and time management skills
  • Are computer literate, and possess good analytical skills

Our client is a well known and well respected employer who manufactures lumber, panel products, co-products, biomass power, and a growing number of specialty wood products in its operations across Western Canada.  As an industry leader in world markets, they provide a dynamic environment and consider the success of their people the most valuable resource.