Maintenance Lead

Alberta Environmental Rubber Products, 13520-170 St, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Req #95
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Incorporated in 1992 and wholly owned by Albertans, AERP is Alberta’s largest scrap tire recycling company. Our company was created as a direct result of environmental policy initiatives of the Government of Alberta. We work closely with the government to ensure that your discarded tires continue to provide future benefits across the province. We collect, transport and process scrap tires from across the province.

About Us:

Incorporated in 1992 and wholly owned by Albertan’s, Alberta Environmental Rubber Products (AERP) is Alberta’s largest scrap tire recycling company. AERP has been converting scrap tires, using cutting edge technology, into materials that are used in everything from playgrounds, roofing products and athletic tracks. Our state-of-the-art processing plant in northwest Edmonton produces a variety of high-quality rubber products from shred to rubber crumb. We have become the industry leader through proprietary production techniques, consistently high standards and stringent quality control measures. Our innovative approach has allowed us to develop markets and sell processed material around the world.

People are at the core of everything we do so we put our focus on career development, promotion, and safety as a priority. If you are looking for a career and not just a job, you’re in the right place! AERP offers a competitive compensation package, comprehensive employer paid benefits package, amazing opportunities for career progression, RRSP matching program and an outstanding work environment.

To support the on-going growth of our business, we are currently seeking a highly motivated, energetic, and safety-oriented Maintenance Lead to join our team. This position will be responsible for leading a small maintenance team to perform preventive maintenance, repair and installation of both facility and processing equipment.  The ideal candidate will possess the experience to provide both hands on support with their team as well as support the transition towards a predictable environment capable of job cost control and analysis.  As a recycling company we take pride in getting the most from our equipment and see value in rebuild/reuse strategies as part of the maintenance program.  If you value extending equipment life, then there is an opportunity for you to thrive within our Company!

Key Responsibilities
• Hands on repair and maintenance of equipment
• Resourcing and procurement of supplies, parts, components and equipment
• Identify and take action to improve the safety for staff and equipment
• Develop Millwright/Technical team in both traditional and modern techniques
• Coordinating and prioritizing maintenance and managing cost of maintenance
• Partner with Production on planned maintenance maximizing equipment run time
• Create and maintain spare parts inventory of new and reconditioned components

Core Competencies

• Exceptional verbal and written English communication skills
• Organizational and time management abilities
• Results-oriented team player with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively and plan jobs
• Mechanically inclined, with some electrical experience 
• Ability to actively listen and use creativity to solve problems
• Ability to recognize the environmental factors and risks that enable and support safety in the workplace
• Ability to maintain professionalism always and work with limited supervision
• Basic computer knowledge and ability to complete reports as required
• Ability to multi-task and meet objectives/deliverables
• High standards for work, meticulous, with great attention to detail and strong analytical skills
• Confident, resourceful, and highly motivated
• Possess a positive ‘can-do’ attitude

Education and Experience

• Minimum of 10 years of experience in a related role
• Red Seal Certified Millwright preferred but not required
• Master Electrician preferred but not required

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Alberta Environmental Rubber Products, 13520-170 St, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada