Labatt Breweries of Canada

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Maintenance Specialist

Delta, British Columbia
Early Career

About Labatt

For more than 160 years, Labatt has created enduring bonds with consumers as they share memorable experiences while enjoying iconic brands like Alexander Keith's, Labatt Blue, Budweiser and Stella Artois. Labatt employees share the dream of becoming the best, most profitable beer company in a better world with their Anheuser-Busch InBev colleagues worldwide. From Newfoundland to British Columbia, Labatt's 3,000 employees brew about 60 local and world-known beers. Anheuser-Busch InBev is the leading global brewer, managing a portfolio of more than 200 brands. Labatt is one of Canada's most recognized brands and most respected corporations. We take responsibility for improving the world where we do business, and together we find ways of putting social responsibility into action. We're also committed to building a company for the long-term with a legacy to be proud of – for the people who work for us and with us; for future generations and the environment; and above all for our consumers.

Job Description

  • Support the brewery in achieving their targeted Key Performance Indicators (KPI's) in the maintenance department and ensure continuous improvement
  • Implementation of best practices and compliance in tasks execution
  • Serve as "Resident Expert" on technical issues and six-sigma/7-step problem solving
  • Support the coordination/prioritization of advanced training delivery for trades
  • Actively coaching and mentoring plant personnel to increase expertise
  • Responsible for ensuring the Maintenance Department plans are well understood and executed by all
  • Supporting Capex (capital expenditure) plan and building economic business cases as required
  • Providing support to packaging and quality departments in reducing consumer complaints, quality incidents and hectoliters of non quality
  • Update the Maintenance Reporting System and providing training
  • Assurance of equipment reliability; preventative and continual maintenance by generating and scheduling WOs
  • Responsible for purchasing and ensuring equipment spare parts and shop supplies are up-to-date
  • Covers for Maintenance Manager and Process Engineer as necessary

Job Qualifications

  • University Degree - Mechanical Engineering or Science with a technical background preferred
  • 5 years of experience managing maintenance best practices, policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of brewing, maintenance, quality controls an asset
  • Experience with coaching and training skilled trades
  • Solid understanding of mechanical/electrical controls and automation systems
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Sound analytical skills to develop/understand business cases
  • Class 5 Power Engineer Certification, an asset


We are committed to fair and equitable recruiting practices. Persons with disabilities are encouraged to come forward at any stage of the recruitment process to request accommodations, if needed. Members of our team will consult and create processes that provide individuals with disabilities the best possible recruitment experience