Maintenace Supervisor

Warren, MI, US, 48092

Requisition:  50857

Job Purpose

Supervise, coordinate, track and report the activities of all maintenance personnel for assigned Business Unit and shift focusing first and foremost on safety and secondly on working with production to minimize downtime.  Coordinate all predictive and preventative maintenance projects ensuring their timely completion. Ensure any contractors performing work in designated BU and shift are following all Dana requirements.  Support manufacturing operations with a spirit of cooperation and teamwork.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Direct Dana employees and contract workers engaged in repairing and maintaining mechanical/electrical parts, equipment and machines in accordance with designs, diagrams, operating manuals and specifications following all Dana safety policies and procedures.
  • Assist in downtime analysis to increase uptime and develop preventive and predictive maintenance programs for more efficient plant operations.
  • Work closely with the Area Manager and the Scheduler to prioritize assignments based on production needs.
  • Advise workers engaged in analyzing, observing and examining parts and machinery by assisting in problem solving and establishing a corrective course of action.
  • Attend daily Diamond meetings.  Report on all KPI at the meeting.
  • Create and maintain Open Issues list and drive all issues to completion.
  • Create and interpret work orders and specifications to set priorities and assign duties to workers to ensure completion of projects and tasks in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Accurately and timely perform all daily / weekly duties related to payroll for direct reports.
  • Ensure 5S of the maintenance area.
  • Ensure all maintenance personnel clean up properly after themselves when leaving a work area.
  • Complete and maintain various records regarding ordered parts and materials, maintenance time, safety and other related elements.
  • Maintain procedures and systems related to preventive maintenance, plant maintenance and overall manufacturing operations.
  • 1Evaluate manning and skill levels of each individual and work to develop needed skills.  Complete all Talent Management assignments related to annual goal setting, mid year reviews and year end reviews.
  • May assist Maintenance Manager and/or Area Manager with budget preparation.
  • Participate on problem solving teams and assign maintenance technicians to teams as necessary.
  • Develop B.O.M.’s, budgets and schedules for various machine maintenance projects.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by supervisor and management.


Education & Experience Required/Preferred:

  • Knowledge of maintenance activities and techniques through Bachelor degree program, appropriate apprenticeship or equivalent work experience.
  • 7+ years related experience in a manufacturing environment.

Join our team of 40,000 problem solvers who are fostering a culture of innovation by leveraging the diverse perspectives of our global team. We believe in facing challenges head-on by finding opportunity and uncovering possibility, where roadblocks and barriers become targets instead of obstacles. We are One Dana with limitless opportunity.

Our Values

  • Value Others
  • Inspire Innovation
  • Grow Responsibly
  • Win Together



Nearest Major Market: Warren
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit