Facilities Maintenance Manager in Jackson, Mississippi

Date Posted: 4/12/2019

Job Snapshot

Employee Type: Full-time
Job Type: Operations
Date Posted: 4/12/2019

Job Description

The Facilities Maintenance Manager is responsible for managing the maintenance and repair of all equipment, facility and production tooling needs at the location as well as all health, safety and environmental aspects of the facility. This includes the managing the resources that procure MRO items and other non-stock purchases for the facility. Provide maintenance support for all production departments to maximize up-time, minimize scrap and drive continuous improvements and quality standards. Provide direct supervision of maintenance technicians, facilities, and tool room team members.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Direct the design, development and continuous execution of maintenance systems, such as preventive and predictive maintenance systems, reliability centered maintenance and computerized maintenance management systems
  • Orient, train/develop, motivate, counsel and assist team members in work instructions and problem resolution
  • Perform reliability support, investigations, studies and presentations
  • Initiates, evaluates and develops partnerships with key suppliers for maintenance (contractors, die shops, utilities)
  • Provide leadership in workplace safety issues
  • Coordinate and work with HR on all employee/employment related issues and Activities (i.e.. hire, termination, training, and performances)
  • Help develop budgets and forecasts and integrate into negotiation process
  • Measure and track key process information used to direct resources
  • Ensure the transfer of information to appropriate shift and plant wide personnel
  • Provide analysis and recommendations for equipment repair and maintenance projects
  • Responsible for knowing and implementing all area specific compliance issues with regards to quality (ISO 9000), safety, environmental and Milwaukee/plant policies
  • Act as technical resource for manufacturing, maintenance, and engineering and as a backup for maintenance technicians
  • Contribute to team effort by performing related tasks as needed to assist in Overall department goals
  • Stay current with technological advances and policy changes as they apply to the areas of facilities maintenance, asset management and maintenance and E,H & S.

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering or related field preferred
  • Minimum of 10 years maintenance experience
  • Must have leadership/supervisory experience
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Must have demonstrated knowledge in key maintenance systems
  • Must be able to learn and apply METCO management tools
  • Must be a role model for all of the cultural expectations of Milwaukee Tool

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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


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Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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