Maintenance L:eader

Posted 19 December 2022
Job type Contract
Contact NameTaylor Whelpton

Job description

Maintenance Department Leader - Quebec City

Pharmaceutical Manufacturing

12 Month contract (expenses paid) - Permanent Role likely toward EOY 2023


(English Speaking Essential - French is Desirable)


BioTalent is collaborating with a Big Biopharmaceutical manufacturer on a 12 month contract position for a Maintenance Department Leader / Head of Manufacturing. This position is likely to move into a permanent Director level role upon completion of the contract, once the organization has headcount for the role.



  • Lead the maintenance engineering department onsite - reporting to the Site Senior Leadership team
  • Manage the team of maintenance professionals - providing day to day support and upskilling
  • Be responsible for delivering the site maintenance plan
  • Support the implementation of a new CMMS



  •  Previous experience in a highly regulated manufacturing sector
  • 7+ years of experience in maintenance or related roles
  • Experience managing a Maintenance Engineering team
  • Senior stakeholder management experience
  • English Speaking (French is desirable)
  • Experience with a CMMS


What the role offers:

  • Strong hourly rate and full expenses paid (travel and accommodation if needed)
  • The chance to work for a global pharmaceutical leader
  • Chance to step into a permanent director level role when headcount opens up