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Maintenance Manager

Posting Start Date: Apr 15, 2021

Location: Brook, IN, US

Company: Cascades

Job Summary


Cascades Moulded Pulp-Indiana seeks a hard-working, diligent self-starter Maintenance Manager to add to our team. This is a high-energy position requiring timely completion of assigned work activities throughout the day. Our Maintenance Manager is responsible for leading maintenance systems, overseeing the continuous improvement of the manufacturing process, and executing long-term strategic plans. Applicants need to have a proven track record of reliability, quality work and outstanding attendance history. This is a salary exempt position.


Job Description


Reporting to the Plant Manager, the applicant will oversee all installation, repair, and upkeep of operations in the company’s facilities. The applicant will coordinate maintenance staff efforts to make sure all tasks are completed timely and efficiently.

Specific duties include:

  • Keep maintenance logs and report on daily activities
  • Develop maintenance procedures and ensure implementation
  • Schedule, train, supervise, and motivate employees in the maintenance department
  • Prioritize the maintenance and repairs of the company equipment and parts
  • Ensure maintenance workers have the best physical resources available to complete their duties according to budget
  • Maintain and improve Maintenance ONE Certification procedures
  • Participate in obtaining quotes and creating PO’s for contracted jobs
  • Monitor expenses and control the budget for maintenance
  • Carry out inspections of the facilities to identify and resolve issues proactively
  • Monitor equipment and spare parts inventory and place orders when needed
  • Communicate plans for upper level improvements to maintenance staff
  • Respond to emergency calls for maintenance and on call for the plant following the established schedule
  • Perform other duties and/or responsibilities as assigned
  • Adhere to all applicable regulations, policies, and procedures for health, safety, environmental compliance, and follow all PPE and food regulation requirements and standards
  • Work in harsh conditions (hot, cold, wet, etc.)
  • Comply with the plant’s food packaging safety system

Skills and Specifications:

  • Exceptional leadership and management skills
  • Strong technical and problem solving/analysis skills
  • Strong knowledge of engineering concepts, including electrical and mechanical systems
  • Excellent communication, computer literacy, organizational, and time management skills
  • Maintain consistent attendance, positive attitude, and initiative


Job Requirements


The following requirements are expected for this position.

  • Technical Certificate, Associates or Bachelors Degree, or relevant experience required
  • Minimum 5-year maintenance management experience
  • May be required to work extended hours and/or holidays
  • Able to lift, push, pull (up to 25 lbs) during the shift
  • Must be able to stand, lift, twist, bend, climb, etc.


Employment Benefits


In exchange for your skills, Cascades Moulded Pulp-Indiana offers a competitive wage commensurate with expertise and work experiences.  A comprehensive benefits package which includes medical/dental/vision/life/disability, 401(K) are available upon eligibility (time in the job).


Physical Demands


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.


Other Duties


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Nearest Major Market: Gary
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago

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