Job Maintenance Supervisor (Maintenance Group Leader) in Oshawa

Maintenance Supervisor (Maintenance Group Leader)

Job description
Job Description

There's never been a more exciting time to work at GM's Oshawa Assembly.

At Oshawa Assembly, we're starting a brand-new chapter and are already building both the Chevrolet Silverado HD and LD trucks in less than a year.

We're on the journey to achieve our vision of a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion, and building quality trucks play an integral role in helping us fund this future.

We're looking for new team members to help bring this vision to life in Oshawa. Starting from day one, we're creating a workplace where we work as One Team and embrace a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcome and supported. We want those who are bold, innovative, ready to take on challenges, and strive for excellence. Our journey is just beginning, and we want you to be a part of it.

Selected candidates will learn new skills and actively play an integral role in the development of new plant processes and people. The opportunities at Oshawa Assembly are endless as we build the organization from the ground up and shape it into a Workplace of Choice.

Join our team today!

The Role

In this role, you are responsible for operations, maintenance and repair of plant equipment. You may supervise a medium size group of employees in a skilled area of work. Work requires the ability to make decisions based on established procedure. Work is of a technical nature using independent judgment within the limits of GMS; focusing on Safety, People, Quality, Responsiveness, Cost, and Environment (SPQRCE).
  • You will conduct appropriate checks and tests, and communicate evaluation of results
  • Recommends solutions to problems
  • Responsible for preventative maintenance and diagnosis of equipment malfunctions
  • Meet schedule and quality requirements
  • Align with the terms of local and national labor agreements
  • Implements divisional and corporate policies and safety and good housekeeping practices
  • Maintain frequent contact and collaboration with others outside of the work group
  • Responsible for the effective use of personnel, material and equipment
  • Establishes a course of action to accomplish completion of the job and/or project. Has knowledge and ability to implement GMS principles

Additional Job Description

Additional Responsibilities
  • Develop a proactive safety culture by engaging team members and peersin our safety processes
  • Complete safety incident investigations and develop permanent corrective action
  • Provide Leadership and direction to Skilled Tradesand providesupervision and direction to contractorswhen required
  • Manage Equipment issues and Equipment Breakdowns, develop permanent corrective action
  • Develop improvements to standard tasks usingSOP's,STS', Maximo andTaskInstructionSheets
  • Lead /Participate incontinuous improvementevents
  • Actively support Departmental meetings (Safety, TIP, Quality etc.)
  • Support Production department in change management events
  • Manage staffing levels for your Group
  • Create new PMs,Maintenance PM processand PM scrubbing

  • 2 + years of plant floor experience in either a supervisory or engineering role. Candidates having relevant co-op experience are also encouraged to apply
  • University degree / diploma / trade ticket or equivalent maintenance / industrial experience
  • Practicaland technicalproblem solvingskills
  • Experience in Engineering Change processes: TWO/EWO/PFC/PCP/TEB/PFMEA etc.
  • Knowledge of Layered Audit process
  • Ability to manage both employee and equipment budgets as specified
  • Understanding of Plant Monitoring and Controltraining
  • Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Must be willing to work any assigned shifts & weekend as required

Preferred Skills / Experience
  • LabourRelations Training
  • All required Safety Training under GWSS
  • All required Global Manufacturing System (GMS) Training
  • Experience in a unionized environment
  • Experience in SAP

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors of Canada total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan currently includes the following benefits, in addition to many others:
  • Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and supplemental benefits for pregnancy, parental and adoption leave;
  • Healthcare, dental, and vision benefits;
  • Life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
  • Company and matching contributions to a Defined Contribution Pension plan to help you save for retirement;
  • GM Vehicle Purchase Plan for you, your family and friends.

About GM

Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

Why Join Us

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day - individually and collectively - to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers. We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteeropportunities.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Accommodation is available for applicants with disabilities. Should you be contacted by General Motors of Canada, please advise if you require accommodation. General Motors of Canada values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.
Job Maintenance Supervisor (Maintenance Group Leader) in Oshawa

General Motors (GM)