Maintenance Supervisor in New Britain CT

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Dairy Farmers of America
Maintenance Supervisor
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New Britain CT
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Job Types:
Maintenance Supervisor, Mechanic/Mechanical Supervisor
To build and maintain a team approach through respect and communication at all levels. Under general supervision from the Maintenance Manager, this position will create and implement a written preventative maintenance plan, a computerized parts inventory and ordering system, including a database of repair and operational manuals, and coordinate the building of a Maintenance training system with the Maintenance Department management.

  • Performs essential functions with a high degree of individual initiative with indirect supervision.
  • Operates within policy and procedure guidelines established by management.
  • Assists in planning and establishing work schedules to meet maintenance departmental labor requirements, including controlling departmental labor costs such as overtime.
  • Ensures that individual mechanics complete all tasks associated with the P.M. program and other assigned duties related to maintenance programs.
  • Reviews and follow-up on identified equipment issues or parts inquiries from the plant or maintenance sources.
  • Collects, processes, and reports on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) as directed by management.
  • Collects, processes, and reports Departmental Scorecard information as directed by management.
  • Coordinates with supervisors from other departments to run a safe and efficient operation.
  • Directly responsible for the coordination of training activities in the Maintenance Department.
  • Directly responsible for maintaining core plant systems including but not limited to wastewater, steam, refrigeration, heating, etc.
  • Responsible to review the completion of assigned tasks within the prescribed period or deadline.
  • Establishes a time frame for the completion of routine tasks such as pm activities and repairs.
  • Develops a training curriculum and syllabus for all equipment in above mentioned departments.
  • Develops a maintenance training program. ? Assists in data entry and implementation of the departmental Computer-based Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
  • Utilizing CMMS, develops a spare parts inventory and ordering system.
  • Utilizing CMMS, develops a Preventative Maintenance program.
  • Delegates job tasks to assigned personnel and monitors their progress and effectiveness.
  • Develops relationships with employees to ensure a team oriented operation.
  • Attends and participates actively in departmental meetings.
  • Participates in safety initiatives and actively promotes safety throughout the company.
  • Conducts Behavioral Based Safety Observations as directed by management.
  • Participates in quality initiatives and seeks to maintain the highest quality products for our customers.
  • Other tasks as deemed necessary by the Maintenance Manager or Director of Plant Operations.
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