Maintenance Lead

Fort Erie, ON

Maintenance Lead

Wage: $33.00 to $35.00 per hour

3 shift rotation (Nights, Afternoons, Days) – rotates every 2 weeks



  • Evaluates systems or facilities to determine maintenance or repairs that need to be performed.
  • Works with maintenance supervisor to plan work priorities, obtain necessary supplies, and assess skills needed to complete tasks.
  • Collaborates with team members to discuss upcoming work assignments; delegates assignments based on team member’s skills and experience when needed.
  • Ensures maintenance and repair work is completely safely, effectively, and in a timely manner.
  • Assists team members with technical issues or advanced problems with given assignments.
  • Inspects work performed by team members.
  • Tracks and logs workers time, materials, and other resources used for inventory purposes.
  • Assists with the planning and preparation of training and orientation for new maintenance team members.
  • Perform scheduled maintenance in a timely and efficient manner
  • Adhere to all applicable Health and Safety regulations and ensure other employees within the department are doing the same


Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Injection molding experience is mandatory

  • Plastics production experience is strongly preferred  

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and to delegate them when appropriate.
  • Ability to identify issues and to determine repairs that are needed.
  • Strong supervisory and leadership skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software as needed to complete reports, logs, and inventory.
  • Forklift experience preferred
  • Must have own set of tools



  • Overtime opportunities
  • Full health benefits
  • Dental up to $2000.00 per individual
  • Vision benefits
  • Tool allowance after 1 year of service
  • EAP
  • On-site parking
  • Company events


In accordance with AODA and Human Rights Legislation, we provide employment accommodation during the recruitment process.  Should you require any accommodations, please let us know and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs.

We are an Equal Opportunity employer. For any questions, suggestions or required documents regarding accessibility in a different format, please reach out to us.


Peninsula Plastics Ltd.

Peninsula Plastics Ltd.


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