Technical Operations Manager - Maintenance, Facilities and Automation

Place: Saint-Jérôme


Job Description

Innovative manufacturer of zero-emission vehicles
Leader in transportation electrification in North America
Every day, in our own way, we help improve our environment and our society.

Come build the future with us!

Here’s why you should join our team:

  • You’ll work in an exciting and constantly evolving work environment (you won’t get bored with us)!
  • Work/life balance: When you need to take time off for you and your family, no worries – and no questions asked!
  • You want to change the view from your office window? No problem, we’re all for working from home!
  • We offer (rock-solid) insurance coverage, and a great employee assistance program!
  • At Lion, your career potential is limitless!

As part of your daily work, you will:

  • Contribute to the Mirabel battery plant launch with equipment.
  • Create and maintain annual budgets with respect to preventative and predictive maintenance along with proposed new projects.
  • Oversee production maintenance and repairs of all plant equipment allowing facility to run with minimum machine downtime.
  • Supervise contractors performing repairs or new installations and help troubleshoot.
  • Liaise with production manager, supervisor, team leaders and other management to manage priorities and focus on the necessary equipment.
  • Supervise and help install new equipment.
  • Build/modify and upgrade machines as needed by production.
  • Maintain equipment and building maintenance documentation as per regulations/legislation and certificates of approval.
  • Coordinate activities such as inspections, thermography and system analyses.
  • Make schedules and supervise maintenance staff.
  • Manage and implement continuous improvement in the department.
  • Develop procedures to improve production and quality accuracy.
  • Coach and lead teams to achieve set goals and objectives.
  • Interview and recruit for the department/company.
  • Plan employee development, advancement and department succession.

If you read our description this far, it means you’re interested! Read on…

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • Bachelor's degree or college diploma with equivalent experience as a skill trade.
  • Minimum 10 years managing technical teams in automotive or manufacturing industry.
  • TS16949 awareness and adherence.
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing.
  • Process and equipment standards for machine building.
  • Building new machinery to meet production demands.
  • Modify and upgrade machinery to increase reliability, productivity and safety.
  • Increase equipment efficiency with implementation of PM/TPM.
  • Overseeing KPIs and make decisions based on data.
  • Clear understanding of root cause analysis and problem solving in order to eliminate various issues permanently.
  • Ability to work in a bilingual environment (French and English).

Job Benefits

  • Flexible work schedule
  • Group insurance coverage
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Recognition of years of service
  • Access to professional development
  • Competitive salaries
  • Exceptional work environment
  • Possibility to work remotely

Where did you hear about Lion?