Maintenance Manager - Food Production Facility at Wonderbrands

Maintenance Manager - Food Production Facility

Kitchener, ON

We are a leading North American bakery company with a specialized focus across all key bakery categories, including bread and rolls, donuts, pies, cakes, alternative breads, and others. We bake our products in more than 30 bakeries across Canada and the USA, conducting our business with integrity, contributing to our communities, and fostering a respectful culture. We are building a culture of success here, and it depends on our people striving for greatness and having the courage and commitment to getting better every day.

As we forge ahead in the transformation of our business, we are coming together as a united North American enterprise, rebuilding our asset base, adding significant new capacity, and focusing on the development of our people. These building blocks are essential to moving forward as a growth-focused, insights-driven, consumer-led company that will celebrate food and the central part that food plays in our life.

The Maintenance Manager will be responsible for providing overall leadership and direction to the maintenance team in the everyday planning and execution of preventative maintenance and repair of all production equipment in Medium to Large bakeries. Direct reports may include Maintenance Supervisors and Maintenance planning personnel. This role will also provide direction to 3rd party contractors and work with corporate maintenance team to ensure needed support to bakery.


Core Accountabilities

Safety, Health and Environment

Quality / Food Safety

Production / Delivery


within budget. Provide further troubleshooting of issues and determine what external support is needed to fix issues;


People / Morale

Other Duties

As the Maintenance Manager, you will be responsible for creating a maintenance roadmap and delivery plan, along with coaching, training, and developing your staff in an effort build a best in class department. 

Primary responsibilities include, but aren't limited to:


Job Requirements


If you’re excited about this opportunity and are a lover of bread, we invite you to apply!

We are committed to fostering a work environment with strong core values that support diversity through various policies, programs and activities that encourage sensitivity and accommodations.Our company offers employment regardless of race, colour, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, or sexual orientation. Diversity is integral to our success as an organization and we will use diversity as a model to help identify and develop the best talent, create effective teams, and achieve overall excellence. In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.