Maintenance Manager

Lapeer, MI

Post Date: 08/08/2017 Industry: Manufacturing Pay Rate: $75-80k/year

GENERAL SUMMARY                                                                                                             EXEMPT  X   NON-EXEMPT____

ISO 14001 Responsible to function as the Maintenance Manager. To follow all TS16949 and instructions. Responsible for the safe maintenance, repair or replacement of plant equipment and systems, to ensure maximum production quantity and quality, while supporting the policies, goals and objectives of the company.   


-Directly supervises plant maintenance personnel

-Participate in objective setting, plan development and performance review of plant performance

-Initiates, implements, and manages the plant maintenance program based on best practices in the injection mold industry, with an emphasis on planning / scheduling and preventative / predictive maintenance

-Monitors the use and inventories of spare arts, maintenance supplies, and equipment and initiates reordering when necessary

-Maintains and repairs maintenance shop equipment

-Establishes and maintains a computerized maintenance management system (CKS) 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 maintenance related problems

-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

-Conducts employee performance reviews based on job descriptions to determine competency, knowledge, and contribution of the maintenance technicians

-Maintains and updates operating and training manuals for the maintenance department

-Ensures that maintenance technicians are trained on the most updated version of the operating procedures

-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, analyze and improve key maintenance parameters such as asset utilization, maintenance cost, PM compliance, schedule compliance, etc.

-Plating filter maintenance

       -weekly plating PM maintenance

-Maintains safety, health, and environmental policies and procedures

-Ensures city, county, state, and federal regulations relating to the maintenance department are met at all times

-Directs, maintains, and enforces the safety program for the maintenance department; reviews safety records to uphold standards of maximum safety for all maintenance technicians

-Coordinates activities with Plant Operations Departments

-Communicates directly with the operations department to coordinate maintenance and repair work in process areas

-Communicates directly with QA laboratory to ensure effective participation by the maintenance technicians in the implementation of AQ policies and procedures

                OTHER DUTIES

                              -Implement programs and procedures required to ensure plant cleanliness

                              -Assists with planning and implementing plant improvements and expansions

                              -Drive new program start up efforts, participate in staffing effort, lead spare part procurement effort, lead maintenance training effort, identify/secure critical supply and service agreements

                              -Member of Plant Leadership Team


-Machine function and operation

-Effectively communicate to teams and management

-Knowledge of good Health and Safety practices

-Working knowledge of machine specific documents

-Hydraulic, Pneumatic, and Electrical knowledge

-General repair knowledge

-Trained in Lockout/ Tagout, DOT 126, RCRA, HAZWOPER< Emergency Action Plan (or Incident Command System)

-Must have expertise and proficiency with basic office computer software i.e.; excel spreadsheets and word documents

-Must have the ability to work effectively with Computerized Maintenance Manager


If you are qualified for this position, please send a cover letter stating your specific qualifications along with your resume to  If you do not meet the minimum requirements for this position, please view our website for additional open positions.

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