Saint John, NB


Our client, a well established and respected civil contractor has an opening for a Maintenance Manager in Saint John, NB


Key Responsibilities: ​​​​​​​

  • Lead and develop a team of hourly and salary employees.
  • Manage government licensing for the Maintenance Shop and Paint Shop.
  • Keep tools & equipment updated & inspected.
  • Carry out monthly inspections.
  • Use computer software to effectively manage department financials, repair schedules, and the preventative maintenance program.
  • Communicate regularly with operations and dispatch to ensure resource capacity aligns with repair plans to meet the needs of both internal and external customers.
  • Drive and sustain a 5S culture with a focus on continuous improvement.
  • Ability to manage difficult situations, providing guidance and leadership as required.
  • Facilitate safety meetings and other related work-related sessions.
  • Participate in and manage the on-call rotation list for shop staff.



  • Trade Certification in Heavy Equipment Maintenance/ Truck and Trailer Maintenance or College Diploma in related field.
  • Minimum 3-5 years experience in supervising the repair of Heavy Equipment or equivalent maintenance management program.
  • Strong organizational skills, coordinating and scheduling of resources.
  • Demonstrated troubleshooting and diagnostic skill of moderate to complex issues.
  • Proficiency in MS Office and strong communication skills.
  • Ability to effectively manage time and meet all specified deadlines.
  • Proactive, detail oriented and a sense of urgency is required.
  • Background knowledge in mechanics, hydraulic and electrical systems is an asset.
  • Experience in the Construction or Equipment industry is an asset.
  • Ability to read and understand schematics, drawings and manuals is an asset.


If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, please contact Rini John ( at 506-852-8049 for a confidential exchange of information. Or use the “Apply For Job” button at the bottom to confidentially share a copy of your resume.

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