Our client located in Edmundston, New Brunswick has an immediate opening for a 1st and 2nd Class Power Engineer with Supervisory experience


  • Lead and manage the department team in order to successfully achieve its targets with respect to Health and Safety, meeting operational budget priorities, the capital plan, planned and predictive maintenance and achieving overall productions rates and manufacturing cost targets for the department.
  • Develop, coordinate and implement the manpower training programs for the departments given the demographics of the team and to maintain and improve upon quality, efficiency and capital upgrades.
  • Participate in the monthly operational / budget review process and will maintain an active and open dialogue with the Unions to promote safe work practices, product and equipment ownership, and continuous improvement within the departments.
  • Maintain liaison between the departments and maintenance is required.
  • Demonstrate a full commitment to the safety process and policies, including the integration of safety into all operational functions;
  • Maintain a good working relationship with management, staff, and hourly employees.


  • A First or Second Class Operating Engineer Certificate
  • Must have Supervisory experience.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills required, including an ability to work collaboratively within a fast paced and structured environment, as well as leadership ability within a unionized environment.
  • Good communication skills with excellent strategic thinking skills
  • Demonstrated ability to balance priorities that meet short and long-term objectives; uses organized and efficient work methods;
  • Proficient analytical skills required as well as a strong background in MS Office.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles, practices and techniques of plant operation and the maintenance of associated equipment.
  • Thorough knowledge of the work of maintenance tradesmen.
  • Ability to administer and direct personnel.
  • Ability to compile comprehensive operational reports and interpret drawings and specifications.
  • Bilingualism is a must (French and English)


Please submit resumes to george@halliwellconsulting.com including salary expectations and availability.

Job # 2088