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Norbord is the leading global OSB manufacturer. Our success comes from

hiring skilled and talented team members in all areas of our business.

We are dedicated to developing and retaining a strong and committed

workforce that ensures we remain at the front of manufacturing

excellence. At Norbord we are committed to teamwork and safety without

compromise. We are currently seeking an exceptional individual for the

following vacancy:



Reporting to the General Manager, the Maintenance Manager is

responsible for the safe and cost effective maintenance of the mill. The

Maintenance Manager utilizes related experience, project management

expertise, leadership abilities and a preventative maintenance mindset.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the management

of a highly qualifi ed maintenance team, maintaining maximum uptime and

open communications with production personnel. Active participation

in the operation’s efforts towards providing a safe working environment

along with continuous innovation and process improvements initiatives.

Specifi c duties may include:

· Implements, designs, utilizes and enforces proactive safety steps.

Participates in regular safety meetings with the mindset all accidents

are preventable.

· Oversee short and long term project plans for all maintenance


· Source and liaise with outside contractors regarding external

manufacturing of equipment, negotiating price quotes and written

agreements. Involves attaining innovative/effi cient equipment within

budgeted allowances.

· Tracks mill downtime issues and builds a corrective action plan to

prevent reoccurrence and or reduce downtime and ensure the mill’s

uptime is at or above target.

· Participates in planning and recommending of capital projects as part of

the site management team.

· Provides input for the creation of the yearly maintenance budget.

· Submit month-end and quarterly reports regarding major down time

events, highlights, and capital project updates.

· Oversee labour requirements for maintenance, provide guidance,

direction, mentoring and progressive discipline (if required) to direct

reports, assist with grievance resolution.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of fi ve (5) years of maintenance

management experience within the forest industry, preferably at an OSB

operation; Journeyman certifi cation- Electrical, Millwright, or HD Tech;

understanding and prior utilization of preventative maintenance tools;

such as lubrication, vibration analysis and thermography; extensive

hydraulic experience, Project Management training; and a background

and or education in engineering. Strong organizational, interpersonal

and communication skills are a must to effectively participate in a team

environment. A commitment to safe work practices, as well as experience

with a computerized maintenance system is essential.

We offer a competitive salary and benefi ts package.

Interested applicants should send their letter of application and current

resume by Friday November 23, 2018 to:


Fax: 807-487-1131

Mail: Norbord Inc.

Attention: Human Resources Manager

Box 2000

Barwick, ON P0W 1A0

Only those applicants selected to participate in the recruitment process

will be contacted.