Zekelman Industries

  • Maintenance Manager

    Job Locations CA-ON-Kitchener
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Salaried Full-Time
    Construction Trades
  • Job Description





    Z Modular, a division of Zekelman Industries, seeks a Maintenance Manager for our location in Kitchener, ON. Reporting to the Plant Manager, this person will oversee the implementation of the plant’s maintenance program and be responsible for identifying what parts of the plant’s facilities are in need of additional work and necessary improvement.



    • Implement the plant’s overall preventive and predictive maintenance programs
    • Responsible for the department budget
    • Keep records of equipment failures and provides needed information and data to the Plant Manager
    • Plan and assist plant engineering with new or modified installations to insure safety and improved production capabilities
    • Determine and recommend whether existing machinery/equipment components are to be reconditioned or replaced by new components
    • Provide a list of tasks and schedules for the plant’s personnel during normal operating hours, scheduled outage, and forced outage scenarios
    • Create outage plans for short and long term periods
    • Keep the plant’s maintenance manual and safety manual up to date, making sure that they comply with requirements of the local, state and federal government
    • Determine the type and amount of materials required on job, initiates requisitions, and insures that necessary materials are available at job site
    • Provide technical assistance and troubleshooting for facility equipment especially electronic/electrical problems
    • Responsible for training of personnel supervised, including proper usage of tools and equipment, adhering to standard practices
    • Assure that vendor maintenance and repair manuals are kept current and filed properly
    • Takes a proactive approach to maintaining the morale and motivates maintenance personnel.


    • University degree in Engineering or equivalent industrial maintenance experience required
    • Requires the ability to communicate effectively with other plant personnel
    • Strong motivational and leadership skills



    • Ability to communicate effectively with other plant personnel
    • Strong motivational and leadership skills
    • Bend, twist, stoop, sit, kneel, crawl, push and pull.  Able to reach in all directions
    • Walk and stand for extended periods of time to cover 10 - 12 hour shifts
    • Other physical requirements as needed for job
    • Legally eligible to work in Canada



    . M/F/D/V


    Zekelman Industries offers competitive compensation and excellent benefits. In addition, we have an amazing tuition assistance program and incentives.



    We are Zekelman Industries.

    We manufacture superior quality tubular and related products, and provide outstanding service for our valued customers.


    We seek to continuously advance the skills and opportunities of our employees, utilizing the latest technology and management tools available to consistently increase profitability and the enterprise value of Zekelman Industries and of our customers.




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