Oct 03, 2023

Maintenance Supervisor

Teal Jones Lumber Services
Do you thrive in a dynamic and challenging environment with opportunities for continuous growth and development?  When you join the Teal-Jones Group, you are joining a leader in the industry.

We provide a dynamic environment with competitive compensation.  We encourage innovation and growth in a fast- paced environment.


Reporting to the General Manager, the Maintenance Supervisor will provide quality operational repairs and preventative maintenance services. You will be responsible for all Planer machinery and duties including:

  • Maintenance of pumps, conveyors, compressors, mechanical systems, rollers & chains, bearings and hydraulics involved in the manufacturing process;
  • Undertake preventative and predictive maintenance program for equipment;
  • Read blueprints, diagrams, and schematic drawings to assemble equipment and follow work procedures & processes;
  • Operate hoisting and lifting devices to position machinery and parts during the assembly, installation, set-up, and repair of equipment and machinery;
  • Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions;
  • Troubleshoot, analyze, diagnose, lubricate, and perform maintenance work on machinery;
  • Repair and assemble hydraulic equipment and cylinders;
  • Assemble large, precision heavy equipment for the Lumber/wood processing sector;
  • Utilize knowledge and skills to recognize opportunities for improvements and savings.


  • Journeyman Millwright certification;
  • Ability to read blue prints, plans and schematics;
  • Strong problem solving skills;
  • Commitment to working safely coupled with strong communication & interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision;
  • Previous experience in a Planer Mill or heavy industry preferred;
  • Shift work is required;
  • Organizational and planning skills as well as proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.


  • A competitive wage and benefits program;
  • A commitment to safety standards;
  • A collaborative and respectful work environment.


Become a part of our team by sending your cover letter and resume to: careers@tealjones.com