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Position Title: Chief Engineer 

Position Type: Regular - Full-Time ​

Position Location: Carberry 

Requisition ID: 15314 

 

 

All potatoes are not created equal. We should know. We’re McCain Foods: the world’s largest producer of frozen French fries and a leader in quality food products around the globe. In all we do, we strive to be the very best and maintain our commitment to quality, value and convenience. The same is true of our people. We seek only the best. If you are at the top of your game and share our sense of responsibility to the community, believe strongly in the values of honesty, integrity and fairness, and you seek a healthy environment in which to grow and succeed; you may be just the spud we’re looking for. Come grow with us.

 

McCain Foods (Canada) has an immediate opening for a Chief Engineer at our Carberry, Manitoba Food Processing Plant. Under the direction of the Engineer Manager, the successful applicant will become part of a maintenance team that will be responsible for coaching, leading, and developing a team of power engineers and providing direction to ensure safe and reliable operations of the boiler and refrigeration system.

 

Core Competencies:

 

  • Drives Engagement: creating a climate where people are motivated to do their best to help the organization achieve its objectives.
  • Courage: Stepping up to address difficult issues, saying what needs to be said.
  • Ensures Accountability: Holding self and others accountable to meet commitments.
  • Drives Results: Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.
  • Being Resilient: Rebounding from setbacks and adversity when facing difficult situations.
  • Customer Focus: Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer – centric solutions.
  • Collaborates: Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Safely Lead, mentor, direct and train a team of second and third class power engineers
  • Operation and maintenance of a 1st Class powerhouse that includes ammonia and refrigeration systems
  • Ensure safety codes, legislations and other applicable regulation are followed in relations to boiler and refrigeration systems
  • Along with the Plant Engineer and Maintenance team, provide support and direction to tradespeople in maintaining the reliability of boiler and refrigeration, and water treatment services
  • Administrative responsibilities include Budget control as well as task/time scheduling using CMMS as well as electronic reports as required
  • Supervision of contracted services within the factory as required
  • Assist factory teams in developing areas of opportunity 
  • With support from other leaders, ensure a safe and healthy work environment

 

 

 

Qualifications:

 

  • 1st Class Power Engineers Certificate
  • 5 to 10 years of supervisory experience
  • The ability to lead, train and collaborate with others
  • Solid understanding of proactive maintenance systems as well as continuous improvement strategies included in the lean manufacturing model 
  • Understanding of energy  conservation methods/systems
  • Experience with refrigeration systems and water treatment operations
  • Results-oriented, team player with excellent supervisory and communication skills, as well as strong problem solving abilities
  • Sound fact based decision making and problem solving skills with a focus on delivering results
  • Adaptable and flexible team player who is a champion of change
  • Strong computer skills

 

The health and safety of McCain employees and their families has been our number one priority since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. Supported by science, and in line with our culture and values, we believe that being vaccinated is the most effective way to protect each other, our families, our customers, and our communities.  It is therefore a requirement that the successful candidate for this role be fully vaccinated and have completed the mandatory incubation period prior to the candidate’s start date with McCain, subject to reasonable accommodations if you are unable to be vaccinated for protected grounds under applicable human rights legislation (e.g. medical or religious reasons).
 

 

McCain Foods is an equal opportunity employer. We see value in ensuring we have a diverse, antiracist, inclusive, merit-based, and equitable workplace.  As a global family-owned company we are proud to reflect the diverse communities around the world in which we live and work. We recognize that diversity drives our creativity, resilience, and success and makes our business stronger. 
 
McCain is an accessible employer. If you require an accommodation throughout the recruitment process (including alternate formats of materials or accessible meeting rooms), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.
 
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Job Family: Engineering & Technical; Manufacturing      
Division: NA Potato Manufacturing 
Department: ​Carberry Potato Maintenance ​
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Company: McCain Foods (Canada) 

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