Maintenance Supervisor/Planner

Canadian Kraft Paper offers a work environment that promotes diversity, embraces change, and encourages continuous growth and development for every team member. We offer a workplace where everyone plays an essential role in our success and where individual efforts are acknowledged. If you thrive in a dynamic and challenging environment, we want you to be a part of our Team!

We encourage innovation, growth and change in an open environment, and we believe in and practice sustainable forest management.


Reporting to the Maintenance Superintendent, the Maintenance Planner/Supervisor provides support to the maintenance department to minimize downtime and achieve efficient plant operations.  By providing leadership and support to subordinates in defining and implementing procedures and corrective measures when needed. Ensuring mechanical equipment repairs, replacements and mill modifications are carried out to applicable codes, standards, good trade and maintenance practices.

The Maintenance Planner/Supervisor will have a strong focus on maintenance planning and scheduling. The Maintenance Planner/Supervisor will assist in determining and controlling costs in area of responsibility and ensuring maintenance labour and materials are within budgeted guidelines. The Maintenance Planner/Supervisor will be responsible to provide analyses of reports to ensure performance standards are met through identification of corrective steps. This is a unionized position under Unifor Local 342.


  • The successful applicant will possess industry experience in the Mechanical field and hold a Mechanical Engineering Technologist Diploma and/or Mechanical Engineering Degree and/or a Journeyman Trade Qualification through an approved apprenticeship program;
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in an industrial environment is essential, pulp and paper industry experience is an asset;
  • The successful applicant is required to be a self-starter with excellent organizational, interpersonal, communication, time management skills and must possess the ability to work with interruptions while continually reassessing and changing priorities;
  • The ability to pay keen attention to detail is essential;
  • The incumbent must be able to operate in a team environment as well as manage relationships with maintenance supervisors, mill stores and purchasing personnel.

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Closing Date

August 31, 2022

To Apply

If you are interested in exploring this opportunity and being a part of our team, please submit your resume to