Manager, Crane Mechanical

DP World Canada
Manager, Crane Mechanical

As a new world takes shape, DP World enables smarter trade and improves lives. Our modern, strategically positioned marine terminals and logistics parks have the speed, reliability and reach to ensure your cargo gets to where it needs to be – but what sets us apart is our team of experts with our unceasing commitment to innovation. The world is changing at an unparalleled pace and we are growing to meet its needs. With more capacity coming online we are ready for the future. We trade smarter. For us, going beyond is a brand of service that has made us a leader the world over. We are part of a global network of 128 business units in 60 countries across six continents with a dedicated, diverse and professional team of more than 53,000 employees from 131 countries. With a portfolio of 78 operating marine and inland terminals supported by a network of 128 business units in 60 countries across 6 continents, DP World aims to be essential to the bright future of global trade, ensuring everything we do has a long-lasting positive impact on economies and society.

DP World Canada’s Vancouver terminal is a high-growth environment. In the midst of a multi-year redevelopment and expansion project, the site requires a dynamic individual in the role of Manager, Mechanical.

The Manager, Crane Mechanical ensures delivery of the highest quality equipment maintenance, repair, and technical services while meeting all applicable standards and requirements in terms of safety, quality, timelines, and cost. The Manager, Crane Mechanical directs Foremen and Longshore personnel to meet short and long-term production and maintenance goals. Under the general direction of the Manager, Maintenance, the Manager, Crane Mechanical supervises, problem solves, and makes decisions relating to all quay crane, RMG, and RTG infrastructure and equipment on site. This role provides leadership to the foremen and unionized maintenance department to meet production and maintenance schedules and has full cost accountability as well as assigned capital project responsibilities.

The ideal candidate will take a proactive approach and bring a track record of having successfully led a unionized workforce within a heavy industrial setting, ensuring a high standard of quality, safety, and reliability. The Manager, Crane Mechanical will be a critical thinker and project manager with excellent leadership ability, communication skills, and current knowledge of relevant equipment.

If this is the next step in your professional career, please visit our website and submit your application to Jennifer Madden and Matthew Bell at