Sorry, this job is no longer available.

(Loading More Opportunities)

Maintenance Leader (Plastics and Extrusion) - Liberty, NC

Position Summary: Maintenance Department Leader

FLSA status: Exempt

The Maintenance Department Leader is responsible for maintaining the facility and equipment to perform to specifications and in safe working conditions. They coordinate the activities of the maintenance department to optimize production and ensure timely and accurate completion of tasks. They also are involved with Capital projects including new equipment research, selection and install.

Position Requirements/Qualifications:

Education: High School Diploma or equivalent

Bachelor’s Degree preferred, not required

Experience: 5 - 10 years of relevant work experience

Essential Duties: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The duties listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.

  • Performs Maintenance Duties by performing routine and scheduled maintenance on equipment according to preset schedules and creating/upkeep of critical spares inventory and an effective preventative maintenance program; strong electrical skills, PLC skills including troubleshooting, and understand control systems, mechanical, plumbing, welding, fabrication, and troubleshooting repairs; following all safety protocol including LOTO on all equipment when repairing; determining causes of operation errors by troubleshooting; installing and testing all new equipment and auxiliary equipment
  • Demonstrates mechanical aptitude by operating and understanding all equipment necessary for successful completion of assigned tasks; knowledge of PLC, CAD/CAM; knowledge of electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic applications; and safely operating power industrial vehicles
  • Computer skills and HMI (Human Machine Interface) experience including maintaining documentation by recording data in Mainsaver; recording maintenance and service for equipment
  • Demonstrates Math Skills by performing mathematical calculations(arithmetic, algebra, geometry, statistics); ability to analyze qualitative data
  • Improves Job Knowledge by attending training and keeping relevant knowledge and skills current.
  • Demonstrates Interpersonal skills by working independently and with the internal leadership team and external engineering department; attention to detail; effective time management; ability to meet deadlines; communicating product status with personnel and other departments.
  • Demonstrates Leadership by mentoring and training the Maintenance Team, planning and organizing the department for timely maintenance; communicates company policies and procedures; delegating workload and responsibilities; shift to shift transfer, ensuring adequate safeguards, maintenance and economical use of materials and equipment; effectively participates and contributes on the plant leadership team; leading, prioritizing and oversees multiple activities of assigned people to maximize their productivity and effectiveness; addressing and correcting inappropriate behaviors, actions, or decisions through disciplinary action; and coaching and developing subordinates through effective performance management.
  • Contributes to Organization Success by meeting team and company goals; demonstrating company principles and policies; helping others accomplish job results; following all Quality System and safety protocols; safely operating equipment; wearing proper protective equipment; completing safety training; and contributing to safety goal of zero accidents; keeping work areas clean and organized; developing and assisting in implementation of ideas for continuous improvement.

Additional Position Responsibilities

  • Effectively manages time and meet deadlines
  • Effectively communicates product status
  • Improves job knowledge by attending training and keeping relevant knowledge and skills current;
  • Demonstrates organizational skills by working independently and with a team
  • Contributes to organization success by meeting team and company goals


Full time
Liberty, NC 27298, US