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Capital Equipment Supervisor

Edmonton, AB
Full Time
7 days ago
Company:Finning Canada

Number of Openings: 1

Worker Type:Permanent

Position Overview:This position is responsible for examining the need for, and performance of assets and asset systems at different levels. Additionally, you will apply analytical approaches towards managing an asset over the different stages of its lifecycle.

Job Description:

  • Develop and oversee a systematic approach to asset-based decisions, so that asset requirements, acquisition, and disposal match the business objectives. These include the creation of the Strategic Asset Management Policy, establishment of departmental policies and procedures, and the development of individual Asset Management Plans. (30%)
  • Develop, implement, and manage Standard Operating Procedures (SOP's) regarding the creation and maintenance of operator pre-use checklists, inspection documents, and scheduled maintenance activities (10%)
  • Develop Recurring jobs, showing sequence of steps, number of technicians and required man-hours for each step. Develop a file of standard work orders (plans) for regularly recurring jobs within the CMMS, based on historical experience, to simplify the Maintenance Planner's workload. (20%)
  • Provide knowledgeable input into the process of budgeting for the capital and operating costs over the entire life cycle of the asset (10%)
  • Develop and Manage the Performance measurement system to evaluate the effective utilization of assets (10%)
  • Perform pre-acquisition analysis, physical, logistical, and financial support for capital projects (20%)

Specific Skills:
  • Understanding of different characteristics and requirements for managing assets through the asset lifecycle delivery stages. Starting from asset acquisition, through to asset operations & maintenance, finalizing to asset disposal.
  • Maintenance Engineering, including development of a Preventive Maintenance / Predictive Maintenance system, analysis of equipment history, and re-engineering points of repetitive equipment failure.
  • Proven ability to juggle between administrative, technical, analytical, and tactical aspects of the role.
  • Strong ability to communicate effectively across all levels of the organization
  • Ability to see the bigger picture and tie the everyday activities with Finning's goals and objectives, and Operational Excellence.
  • Proven technical knowledge to understand equipment specifications.
  • Ability to read blueprints and shop drawings.
  • Understanding of Health, Safety, and Environment standards that apply to a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience dealing with accounting groups and how it relates to asset management.
  • Ability to adapt with ever changing business needs and look for continuous improvement ideas

Education & Experience:
  • 5+ years in a maintenance or asset management related position
  • Experience in a medium to large manufacturing industry
  • Engineering degree / diploma, or an electrical / mechanical trade certificate or equivalent.
  • Maintenance Management Professional (MMP) and Asset Management Professional (ARP) considered an asset.

W e are committed to diversity at Finning, to building and sustaining a diverse and inclusive workforce and as an equal opportunity employer we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. Finning does not discriminate against applicants based on genders, races, national and ethnic origins, religions, ages, sexual orientation, marital and family status, and/or mental or physical disabilities.