JOB TITLE: Maintenance Manager
REPORTS TO: Plant Manager
SUMMARY OF JOB: Responsible for the overall operation of the Maintenance Department for building and production maintenance. Design of systems and equipment to meet production needs in processing, packaging and contract packaging. Works with sales on new products and packaging design. Calculates and works within a budget on machine parts and labor cost. Insures plant is operated under OSHA regulations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
QUALIFICATIONS: Strong background in plant and equipment maintenance. Strong knowledge of food packaging and processing. Knowledge and skills to design and oversee the operation of pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical, electronic, plumbing, welding, parts layout, part testing, drafting and mechanical. Knowledge of safety and OSHA laws.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: College Degree Preferred. 5 or more years in maintenance to include 3 or more years in maintenance management. Training in employee management as well as the mechanical aspects of equipment maintenance.
LANGUAGE SKILLS: Excellent communication needed to interface with all departments and outside vendors. Must be able to interact with customers on product development.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Ability to establish and adhere to a budget as well as maintain cost records and oversee maintenance quotes. Must be able to work in fractions, decimals, geometric formulas and metric to effectively design and fit parts and systems. Must be able to use ohm’s law as well as other electrical formulas to compute wire size and loads on equipment and the building.
REASONING ABILITY: Excellent reasoning needed in setting up work priorities.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Up-to-date courses in skill required desired. Must be a licensed Wastewater Operator.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:. Heavy workload with flexible hours and schedule sometimes required.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: Often urgency in projects to be completed.