PRIMARY PURPOSE: Assure production and support equipment reliability for the continued effective manufacturing of
MAJOR JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Participate in objective setting, plan development and performance review of plant performance.
Initiates, implements, and manages the plant maintenance program based on best practices with an emphasis on
planning/scheduling and preventive/predictive maintenance.
Manages the use and inventories of spare parts, maintenance supplies, and equipment and initiates reordering
Maintains and repairs maintenance shop equipment.
Maintains computerized maintenance management system (CMMS) for tracking work orders, spare parts, and
maintenance history of plant equipment.
Prepares reports, analyzes data, and makes recommendations for improving plant operations and solving
Ensures that maintenance technicians are adequately trained, equipped, and motivated so that the maintenance
program can be accomplished in a safe, timely, and cost-effective manner.
Communicates regularly with all maintenance technicians, both individually and as a group, to ensure good two-
way communication concerning maintenance issues.
Assists with hiring of maintenance personnel.
Maintains and updates operating and training manuals for the maintenance department.
Reviews the operation of plant equipment and systems constantly, to minimize unplanned downtime, anticipate
solve problems in a timely manner, and to identify opportunities for improvement.
Initiates and carries out projects that improve efficiency and/or reduce operating costs.
Tracks, analyzes and improves key maintenance parameters such as asset utilization, maintenance cost, PM
compliance, schedule compliance, etc.
Directs, maintains, and enforces the safety program for the maintenance department; reviews safety records to
uphold standards of maximum safety for all maintenance technicians.
Ability to travel on business related trips, move to various locations within the Company, effectively
RECOMMENDED EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND:
BS Degree preferred. Background in Maintenance and maintenance supervision as well as strong leadership
LEVEL OF DECISION-MAKING:
Shared/recommended decisions concerning equipment modifications
Final approval of operating expenditures up to corporate guidelines.
$80K to start DOE