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WITRON Service Canada Corperation

Maintenance Manager

Woodbine Avenue 18574,
L0G 1V0 East Gwillimbury

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This is WITRON

The WITRON group is a strong partner for highly automated logistic systems. From planning to realization and up to maintenance. Our teams – far more than just mechanics, electronic technicians, mechatronic engineers – follow the beat and lend a hand with our high-tech systems. Professional and perfectly equipped with full power for finding the best solution.

Being part of the WITRON Group the WITRON Service Canada Corperation is internationally successful with the technical operation of automated logistic systems.

Position Overview:

As the Maintenance Manager this role ensures the smooth operation of our automated facility. Reporting to the Site Manager, this role oversees all aspects of equipment maintenance, repairs, and upgrades. From developing and implementing maintenance strategies to managing a team of skilled technicians, this role will optimize processes to minimize downtime and maximize efficiency while upholding our commitment to excellence.


  • Oversight and accountability for all maintenance shifts of the 24/7 automated facility
  • Create and maintain reports, including tracking key performance indicators (KPIs) and general analysis of daily faults
  • Collaborate with Site Manager to review maintenance procedures and maintain customer service levels
  • Ensure maintenance teams are optimized and staffed accordingly, managing headcount, overtime, and team performance
  • Oversee the upkeep and proper use of Witron Computerized Management System and maintenance schedules, ensuring adherence to planned, unplanned and preventative maintenance
  • Be a motivated team builder, coach and trainer fostering a culture of continuous improvement
  • Maximize machinery availability targeted, planned and unplanned repairs
  • Maintain clear and consistent communication with all departments and leaders
  • Oversee parts and tools inventory, implementing cost control measures, and providing monthly headcount, parts, and cost forecasting
  • Build close ties with other Witron sites and headquarters in Germany to facilitate guidance and knowledge best practice sharing
  • Be on call as per the escalation procedures and respond efficiently to minimize machinery downtime
  • ompliance with all safety regulations of assigned tasks, and ensure a clean and safe working environment with active participation in the health and safety program
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Post-secondary education in mechanical/electrical or related fields, preferably with an engineering degree
  • 3-5 years in a leadership role in maintenance or manufacturing environments
  • Proficiency in fundamental maintenance principles and advanced skills in 5S principles
  • Experience in both unionized and non-unionized environments preferred
  • Willingness to travel to different sites during the training period 
  • Analytical nature with the ability to problem solve and prioritize multiple tasks and workloads
  • Ability to implement systems and to lead by example
  • Prior manufacturing startup experience an asset

Our benefits at East Gwillimbury

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Your secure feeling is of great importance to us. Find out about our added values and special benefits.

Team Spirit

We are there for one another and as a company we strive to always become better. You can look forward to being part of a great team environment.


Employees will have the opportunity to participate in our WITRON bonus program once eligible.

Social Benefits

WITRON has a tradition of observing “Special Days” in our employees lives and will provide added benefits or

bonuses to help celebrate certain milestones.

Top Equipment

We will provide you with brand name work apparel and professional tools to make sure all of our employees have the right equipment to do the job.

Corporate Culture

Collaboration, an open-door policy, various company events and team building measures are a part of  WITRON. A company with modern values and positive culture is waiting for you.

Support & Opportunity

Performance is worth the effort. Your potential will be both recognized and supported. Career opportunities are available for all of our employees, come grow with WITRON. 

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Paul Tavares

We care about your career start at WITRON and are looking forward to receiving your questions by e-mail. If you like to submit your application, please use our online form.


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