IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is currently recruiting for a MAINTENANCE MANAGER for our Windsor, ON area client.


  • To achieve plant equipment uptime of 94% and work towards continuous improvement
  • Job Responsibilities:
  • Implement safety policies and procedure for the department
  • Manage the maintenance department effectively to attain a downtime of <5% within the allowable cost budget
  • Ensure all our equipment operates to planned uptime
  • Staff the four crews with competent and reliable maintenance technicians (ideally one electrical, one mechanical)
  • Expand “equipment ownership “ into operations / operators
  • Improve emergency response protocol and cycle time
  • Implement a Preventive Maintenance program utilizing Megamation, coordinate/collaborate with Lakeshore operations
  • Implement Work Order system using Megamation, coordinate/collaborate with Lakeshore operations
  • Implement a Spare Parts Inventory management system using Megamation, coordinate/collaborate with Lakeshore operations
  • Directly lead all PLC-related upgrades, improvements and troubleshooting activities, PMs and assess our existing PLC capabilities
  • Assess the mechanical and electrical competence of our maintenance team and make recommendations on skills development
  • Develop detail knowledge of all our equipment including the maintenance requirements to optimize uptime
  • Recommend improvements to our PM practices and help implement and assess outcomes
  • Recommend improvements to the operation of our equipment to help reduce downtime and improve productivity
  • Direct Reports – Maintenance Lead, Skilled Trades, Planner, Reports to Operations Manager


  • Good Interpersonal Skills
  • Proven leadership, problem solving, coaching/mentoring and training skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong problem solving and organizational skills
  • Proven ability to handle conflict, align performance for success and initiate action
  • Educational Qualification Required:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field required
  • 10+ years’ experience in maintenance management role
  • Strong knowledge of engineering concepts, including electrical, hydraulic and mechanical systems
  • Ability to interpret blueprints, specifications and schematics
  • Effective interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment and multi-task effectively
  • Excellent organizational and prioritization skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to apply today in confidence by sending your resume as a MS Document to: