Lead Maintenance Mechanic – Toronto

Siltech Corporation, a Canadian-owned Chemical company, is looking to hire immediately a full-time, permanent Lead Maintenance Mechanic for our Toronto facility.

This opportunity offers a full Benefits and Pension package.

The Lead Maintenance Mechanic will take a leadership role in coordinating and facilitating the maintenance of the plant equipment and building.

Principal Duties:

  1. Schedule and lead daily/weekly/monthly/annual maintenance activities at the Toronto Site including breakdown repair and preventative maintenance.
  2. Ensure maintenance has all the proper spare parts identified by Engineering.
  3. Ensure equipment is available and safe for production when required.
  4. Along with the daily maintenance activities performed (wrench time), works with production and engineering in root cause failure analysis and root cause elimination.
  5. Schedules contractor services (i.e. boilers, air compressor pm HVAC, etc.) and monitors contractor activities.
  6. Evaluates contractor services on an ongoing basis.
  7. Ensures maintenance activities are properly logged in the plant CMMS (ITIS)
  8. Recommends changes to the PM program to Engineering.
  9. Manages work order backlog.

Skills/Knowledge Required:

  1. Practical knowledge of plant equipment
  2. Understanding of skills expected from various trades
  3. Safe maintenance practices in a chemical environment.

Essential Work Experience:

  1. 5 years of plant maintenance experience in one of the trade disciplines
  2. Preferable mechanical background (i.e. millwright).

Please apply at HR@Siltech.com with the job title as subject reference.

Please refer to Siltech Careers page for more opportunities