Maintenance Engineering Manager

Plant Maintenance & Engineering Manager

  • Philadelphia, PA
  • $125,000 - $145,000
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A bit about us:

With over 25 years of combined experience in the manufacturing of custom compounds, we has a rich history in the plastics industry. Our manufacturing first plant was established in January of 1990 for the manufacturing and sale of Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) compounds and high sale of high performance Thermoplastic Elastomers (TPE) compounds.

Why join us?

Competitive Base Salary
Great company paid health plan for employees
Flexible Hours
Very generous PTO
Dental and Vision, FSA, HSA
Small team, autonomy
Many more great perks!

Job Details

Provides leadership and direction to the manufacturing engineering /maintenance department and maintenance employees. Responsible for daily engineering activities, continuous improvement programs, capital projects for Production/Maintenance/Facility, the installation of machines and equipment, repair and diagnostic analysis of equipment, preventive maintenance, and general upkeep of the facility. Research, plan, and design mechanical and electro-mechanical products and systems. Coordinates activities involved in fabrication, operation, application, and installation of mechanical or electro-mechanical products and systems.
1. Manage/lead manufacturing engineering /maintenance-related projects from concept to completion; develop project specifications, quote(s) with external and internal suppliers/contractors, communicate project status/updates to upper management, manage/control project scope/budget/timeline, etc.
2. Leads, and mentors’ maintenance employees regarding established standards for safety, quality of workmanship, and effectiveness of maintenance/repair of equipment
3. Develops, modifies, and implements preventive maintenance programs, tactics, and resources as needed to achieve safety, reduce the risk of equipment failure, and increase efficiencies of systems to maximize productivity
4. Responsible for monitoring equipment for inventory control, inspecting frequently equipment/machinery to identify operational inefficiencies for repairs/maintenance to facilitate optimization
5. Responsible for planning, developing, and implementing capital projects for Production/Maintenance/Facility for capital improvement. Negotiations with contractors for all capital projects and makes recommendations to upper management
6. Responsible for leading the Plant’s rationalization/digital transformation strategies and projects with the Plant Manager, including but not limited to facilities improvements and capital improvement projects
7. Responsible for on time and within budget of all capital projects for Production/Maintenance/Facility. Responsible for communicating status of capital projects to the Plant Manager and Executive Vice President
8. Responsible for researching, recommending, and providing support and expertise related to manufacturing engineering /maintenance process improvements and develops budget/project plan
9. Responsible for prioritizing and scheduling maintenance repair requests to ensure timely completion
10. Evaluates and supervises field installations of capital projects. Recommends design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions

Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university in Electrical, Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Manufacturing or related field. Minimum of 2-4 years’ experience in manufacturing/production environment and 1 year of maintenance/plant operations experience required. Experience working with a High-Power Electrical Systems, hydraulics, project management, lean manufacturing, and statistical analysis software. Experience working in a union environment a plus.

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Philadelphia, PA
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$125,000 - $145,000