E/I Supervisor - Utilities

PURPOSE: The Electrical & Instrumentation Utilities Supervisor will serve as the key contact between E&I and operations personnel in the Utilities area of this large integrated operation in the Southeast US.

  • Ensure diligent application of the Health & Safety Program, collective agreements and company policies.
  • Promote involvement by personnel and encourage a work atmosphere that contributes to objectives through communication, delegation, teamwork and recognition of results.
  • Foster continuous improvement and assist with the problem-solving process. Develop and optimize maintenance procedures while promoting the introduction of new initiatives.
    • Provide technical assistance and aid in troubleshooting to minimize downtime.
  • Develop job scope for maintenance and contracted jobs.
  • Receiving, planning, estimating, and coordinating maintenance work identified by a work request.
  • Coordinating the availability of equipment to be worked on, parts required, and special tools, skills, permits, and equipment.
  • Work with operations personnel to develop operating guidelines for equipment in accordance with manufacturer’s recommendations.
  • Assist area maintenance resources in developing procedures to increase equipment/process reliability and reduce maintenance costs.
  • Arrange Materials and Services through Purchasing personnel and vendors.
  • Foster safety initiatives in E&I crew and maintain NFPA 70e standards in shop electric equipment and in crew personal protective equipment.
  • Working through the appropriate functional managers, ensure compliance with all applicable environmental regulations and standards.


  • B.S. Electrical Engineering degree a plus, but relevant training considered as well
  • Minimum 3-5 years heavy industrial experience.
  • Pulp and Paper Mill experience is an asset.
  • 3-5 years personnel supervisory experience in an electrical and instrumentation environment.
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Word, Excel, and Project as well as SAP Maintenance modules
  • Strong analytical, organizational and planning skills.
  • Highly effective interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience with PLC’s, VFD’s, DCS‘s, Turbine/Generator Controls, High and Medium Voltage systems a plus.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
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Paper Converting, Pulp & Paper
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