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Manager Maintenance

United States - MI - Romulus

Job Description

Supervise and coordinates,
through reporting teammates, activities of workers engaged in daily repair and
maintenance of all injection molding machines and supporting equipment.  Coordinates improvements and works with
Process Engineering to ensure optimum level of manufacturing.  Reviews job orders to determine work
priorities.  Reviews new product plans
and discusses equipment needs and modifications with advance manufacturing engineering.
Requisitions tools, equipment and supplies required for operations. May
initiate or authorize employee hire, promotion, discharge or transfer. Directs
training required to maintain a competent workforce.

    1. Supervise
      and leads a group of maintenance journeymen and apprentices.

    2. Executes
      assignments related to maintenance of machinery and equipment; including
      preventive maintenance, planned and emergency maintenance, supervises the
      activities of skilled employees and assures the accomplishment of the assigned
      tasks.

    3. Responsible
      for relocating machinery and/or equipment; dismantling and removing obsolete or
      worn out machinery and/or equipment.

    4. Plans
      the performance of preventative maintenance activities based upon personal
      knowledge and interval records of equipment wear and the manufacturer’s
      recommendations regarding service. 
      Schedules and coordinates the accomplishment of this work to minimize
      interference with production operations.

    5. Develops
      and maintains key, preferred suppliers and spare part inventories.  Schedules 
      incoming materials for planned maintenance activities.

    6. Schedules
      work to prevent idle time and to provide maximum machine utilization.  Schedules overtime work among maintenance
      employees to equalize overtime fairly. 
      Determines priority of maintenance job back-log and schedules work
      accomplished.  Schedules vacations in
      such a manner to not interfere with necessary maintenance.

    7. Responsible
      for up-grading the effectiveness of maintenance personnel.  Schedules and conducts meetings with
      instructions relating to maintenance skills, safety, and Company Policy.  Handles all job-related problems in
      maintenance honestly and fairly without violation of Company Policies or
      Procedures.

Your Qualifications

    1. High
      School diploma or equivalent required; Technical degree or BS in Engineering
      preferred

    2. Completion
      of formal apprenticeship program resulting rank of Maintenance Journeymen a
      plus

    3. Proven
      leadership skills

    4. Candidates
      must demonstrate solid skills in communication, interpersonal relations, and ability
      to inspire individuals to improve performance.

    5. Must
      be capable of communication in oral and written form and must possess the
      ability to supervise and motivate employees in a team environment.

    6. Understanding
      of injection molding processing, including scientific molding concepts.

    7. Must
      have a expert working knowledge of all machine components and integration.

    8. Hands
      on experience with injection molding machines, robotics, and auxiliary
      equipment.

    9. Proven
      mechanical aptitude for analytical problem solving

    10. Basic
      Microsoft programs (Excel, Word) & handling email.

    11. Working
      with engineering and quality to address problem areas and collectively come up and
      implement solutions.

    12. Must
      be knowledgeable in mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic system.

    13. Must
      have the ability to read and interpret mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical
      prints. 

    14. Must
      have specific strength in electrical/electronic areas as relating to
      applications and programming of PC/PLC.

    15. Has
      the ability to weld as required.

    16. Proficient
      in using hand tools of the trade

    17. Has
      the ability to fabricate in relation to modifications of existing equipment and
      implementation of new designs.

       

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Published: 08/03/2020
Job Field: Manufacturing Operations
Location: United States - MI - Romulus
REQ. NO.: 20000264
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