Maintenance & Reliability Manager – Biggar, SK

  • Company:
    Cargill
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    5 days ago
  • Category:
    General Labour

The Maintenance and Reliability Manager is responsible for building and sustaining the reliability excellence culture within the site. The Maintenance Manager has direct accountability, leadership and oversight of continuous improvement, maintenance, and supplementary outside resources for the facility.Responsibilities include support of governance over Change Communication & Education (CCE), Process & Metrics (P&M), developing value propositions, capital projects and development of site personnel in all work streams. The Maintenance and Reliability Manager is responsible to lead and manage the ownership of the overall physical plant asset, asset capability while minimizing unscheduled/unplanned breakdown/plant interruptions. The role provides technical knowledge, operations experience, and management skills in the coordination of all elements of the production operation while interfacing the maintenance services in the attainment of short and long-term facility objectives. To provide an environment conducive for change and innovation. Principal Accountabilities: 30% Leadership As a member of the plant leadership team, this position is responsible for providing strategic direction, leadership, and vision, ensuring the proper execution of the Reliability Excellence process throughout the location. Specific leadership functions are as follows: Create a high performing and engaged maintenance and operations team. Develop and coach team members to deliver results and achieve high performance. Assure the Maintenance Staff are properly trained, exhibiting the knowledge and skills to effectively perform their tasks in compliance with Cargill Reliability Excellence model. Continue to build and expand capabilities across the site in all work steams. Support governance of CCE, and P&M streams Manage sustainment scorecard and sustainment audit process to utilize and understand culture gaps and focus areas Maintain, improve utility operation including waster water, chillers, heating system, air compressors, etc. 25% Maintenance & Reliability Work with all site functions to ensure process and equipment reliability, availability and operational effectiveness. Utilize technical skills and established RE “Process and Metrics” tools and activities while partnering with production and other plant functions to ensure plant reliability. Oversight of all MRO and OEM procurement, purchasing and rentals. Lead and foster the RE Reliability Engineering function in an effort to early detect and eliminate defects as well as eliminate “bad actor” assets and repeat offenders. Lead and manage all basic “maintenance management” plant functions. 20% Financial Effectively manages expenses through effective cost optimization methods in accordance with RE. Work with plant leadership team with developing and managing the maintenance budget. Contributes to and monitors annual plan for facility as well as balanced scorecard and standards and goals. Tracks maintenance expenditures, makes adjustments as needed, and communicates progress to others. Ensure “Total Cost of Ownership” is considered 10% Food Safety, Environmental, Health and Safety Executes and champions Cargill environment, health and safety procedures in the maintenance department and plant operations. Review and approve work permits in accordance with the Cargill LifeSaver program. 10% Capital Projects Actively contributes to capital planning process (project identification & scheduling) and prepares capital commitments as needed 5% Develop and manage work plans, status reports, value tracking and miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned. Manage risk, issues and remove barriers to ensure completion of milestones on task and budget. The Maintenance and Reliability Manager is responsible for building and sustaining the reliability excellence culture within the site. The Maintenance Manager has direct accountability, leadership and oversight of continuous improvement, maintenance, and supplementary outside resources for the facility.Responsibilities include support of governance over Change Communication & Education (CCE), Process & Metrics (P&M), developing value propositions, capital projects and development of site personnel in all work streams. The Maintenance and Reliability Manager is responsible to lead and manage the ownership of the overall physical plant asset, asset capability while minimizing unscheduled/unplanned breakdown/plant interruptions. The role provides technical knowledge, operations experience, and management skills in the coordination of all elements of the production operation while interfacing the maintenance services in the attainment of short and long-term facility objectives. To provide an environment conducive for change and innovation. Principal Accountabilities: 30% Leadership As a member of the plant leadership team, this position is responsible for providing strategic direction, leadership, and vision, ensuring the proper execution of the Reliability Excellence process throughout the location. Specific leadership functions are as follows: Create a high performing and engaged maintenance and operations team. Develop and coach team members to deliver results and achieve high performance. Assure the Maintenance Staff are properly trained, exhibiting the knowledge and skills to effectively perform their tasks in compliance with Cargill Reliability Excellence model. Continue to build and expand capabilities across the site in all work steams. Support governance of CCE, and P&M streams Manage sustainment scorecard and sustainment audit process to utilize and understand culture gaps and focus areas Maintain, improve utility operation including waster water, chillers, heating system, air compressors, etc. 25% Maintenance & Reliability Work with all site functions to ensure process and equipment reliability, availability and operational effectiveness. Utilize technical skills and established RE “Process and Metrics” tools and activities while partnering with production and other plant functions to ensure plant reliability. Oversight of all MRO and OEM procurement, purchasing and rentals. Lead and foster the RE Reliability Engineering function in an effort to early detect and eliminate defects as well as eliminate “bad actor” assets and repeat offenders. Lead and manage all basic “maintenance management” plant functions. 20% Financial Effectively manages expenses through effective cost optimization methods in accordance with RE. Work with plant leadership team with developing and managing the maintenance budget. Contributes to and monitors annual plan for facility as well as balanced scorecard and standards and goals. Tracks maintenance expenditures, makes adjustments as needed, and communicates progress to others. Ensure “Total Cost of Ownership” is considered 10% Food Safety, Environmental, Health and Safety Executes and champions Cargill environment, health and safety procedures in the maintenance department and plant operations. Review and approve work permits in accordance with the Cargill LifeSaver program. 10% Capital Projects Actively contributes to capital planning process (project identification & scheduling) and prepares capital commitments as needed 5% Develop and manage work plans, status reports, value tracking and miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned. Manage risk, issues and remove barriers to ensure completion of milestones on task and budget. Required Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in operations, engineering or other related field with strong analytical capabilities 3+ years of proven experience leading diverse teams Managing complex projects in a cross-cultural environment Experience leading ‘rapid’ change management initiatives Experience creating and executing plans to drive organizational results Effective training and development skills Strong competencies in the areas of leadership, communication, teamwork, interpersonal effectiveness, initiative and process discipline Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada Preferred Qualifications Lean and/or six sigma training 5+ years of proven experience leading diverse teams Working knowledge of reliability practices SAP experience Required Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in operations, engineering or other related field with strong analytical capabilities 3+ years of proven experience leading diverse teams Managing complex projects in a cross-cultural environment Experience leading ‘rapid’ change management initiatives Experience creating and executing plans to drive organizational results Effective training and development skills Strong competencies in the areas of leadership, communication, teamwork, interpersonal effectiveness, initiative and process discipline Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada Preferred Qualifications Lean and/or six sigma training 5+ years of proven experience leading diverse teams Working knowledge of reliability practices SAP experience