Maintenance Manager

Warren, MI, US, 48092

Requisition:  51654

Job Purpose

Supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in setting up, installing, repairing, and maintaining machinery and mechanical/electrical equipment and building systems for a large manufacturing plant that works 24/7.



Job Duties and Responsibilities

•    Manage the plant maintenance department to achieve all KPI’s which includes a top focus on all machine and equipment uptime.
•    Ensure an effective preventative maintenance plan is maintained and delivered.
•    Ensure the right spare parts are available on-site to minimize downtime when it occurs.
•    Effectively develop a strong maintenance team with a passion for doing it right the first time, root causing the issues, and a sense of urgency when troubleshooting issues.
•    Work with the other departments to help ensure new equipment is launched successfully.
•    To effectively communicate with production to prioritize the assignments.
•    Establish goals and objectives for the direct reports along with a detailed plan to provide them with the tools and training needed to accomplish goals and objectives.
•    Perform FMEA on equipment critical path or single operations that may shut the customer down.
•    Direct all work related to repairing and maintaining manufacturing equipment in accordance with diagrams, operating manuals, and specifications.
•    Assist by advising workers engaged in analyzing, observing, and examining parts and machinery to determine error and course of corrective action.
•    Interpret job orders, specifications and priorities for workers and assign duties for completion and review work to ensure accuracy.
•    Complete and maintain various records regarding ordered parts and materials, maintenance time, safety and other related elements.
•    Responsible for manning and skill levels of maintenance department.
•    Develop and maintain systems and procedures that are conducive to good maintenance practices and will ensure that assets are well maintained.
•    Responsible for downtime analysis to improve plant efficiencies through upgrades and modifications of preventive and predictive maintenance programs. 
•    Engage in systematic problem-solving methods to provide continuous improvement in the maintenance department and facility.
•    Prepare maintenance budget and ensure compliance.
•    Perform other related duties as assigned by supervisor.

Education Required/Preferred:

•    Bachelor’s Degree in a related field and/or the combined equivalent of education plus job related experience of at least 10 years. 


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Nearest Major Market: Warren
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit