Leclerc is a family business with 116 years of experience, tradition and know-how passed down from people with heart. Thanks to our 1,200 employees in eight plants in Canada and the United States, we are constantly innovating to exceed the expectations of both small and large appetites.
Reporting directly to the Plant Manager and working in close collaboration with corporate engineering, the Plant Engineer advises and supports the plant management team in day-to-day operations. Being the primary contact with the corporate engineering team, he acts as the plant’s lead technical manager providing guidance to the maintenance as well as the technical and continuous improvement departments. This position brings method, structure and consistency while ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and our various engineering processes. The plant engineer partakes in the development of Leclerc Foods production growth by recommending equipment that ensures operational efficiency, safety, quality, and long-term profitability of the plant.
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Industrial or a related Engineering field or equivalent work experience;
Have 5 + years of direct project engineering and/or plant maintenance experience (required);
Have 3 years of managerial experience (preferred);
Experience in the food or pharmaceutical manufacturing industry is preferred;
Efficient at handling multiple priorities and, a proficient project manager;
Strong oral and written communication skills, excellent judgment, strong sense of ethics & integrity, result oriented. Experience using Microsoft Office and other computer based application (I pad, One Note, etc.);
Excellent communication and leadership skills; verbal and written;
Excellent people skills, maintain a positive attitude and ability to motivate people, specifically mentoring and coaching individuals;
Ability to adapt operational changes and need requirement; ability to work in a fast-paced, challenging, and consistently changing environment; Excellent manual dexterity; Strong physical endurance; Ability to stand for long periods of time;
Ability to work10-12hrs daily; flexible with work hours and be able to work overtime and weekends when needed;
This position has been identified as a safety sensitive position within Leclerc Foods USA, Inc.