Supervisor, Maintenance

Maintenance / Entretien Hawesville, Kentucky


Description

Reporting to the Maintenance Superintendent, the key functions of the Maintenance Supervisor are to lead efforts to ensure reliability and maintainability of equipment. Candidate must have a personal dedication to safety, including proactive support of efforts to create a culture of safety excellence.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Supervise and support a crew of Journey-Level Mechanical employees; identify; implement improvements in process & equipment reliability across their area of the Mill by working closely with operations & maintenance personnel; provided technical assistance, reliability leaderhip/support; responsible for rotating on-call responsibilities; review requests for work, initiate and/support work planning activity & oversee the work order flow to completion.


  • Technical/trade school diploma with emphasis in mechanical technology and a minimum of five (5) years of maintenance supervision experience --OR-- Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and three (3) years of maintenance supervision experience
  • A personal dedication for safety, including proactive support of efforts to create a culture of safety excellence
  • Safety & team oriented with a good work ethic, positive attitude & the ability to lead a crew of Mechanics to complete assigned task
  • Familiar with reliability-centered maintenance practices & predictive maintenance tools, including but not limited to: vibration analysis, thermography, lube analysis, ultrasonic analysis & failure analysis techniques
  • Strong equipment & system troubleshooting aptitude
  • Good written & oral communication skills needed to effectively communicate technical activities across all levels of the organization
  • Frequent walking, climbing ladders & stairs; crawling into confined spaces; measure/lift/carry objects of varying weights
  • Exposure to dust, heat, dirt, grease, chemicals, noise, various weather conditions & other industrial environments
  • Use of PPE & respiratory protection is required
  • Able & willing to support the demands of a 24/7 operation

Desired Qualifications:

  • Technical/trade school diploma with emphasis in mechanical technology and a minimum of ten (10) years of maintenance supervision experience -- OR-- Bacherlor's Degree in Engineering and five (5) years of maintenance supervision experience

  • Experience with SAP Enterprise System which included Plant Maintenance Management Processes
  • Reliability centered maintenance training
  • Pulp and Paper experience
  • Presentation Skills - able to work with a diverse group of people to resolve issues
  • Microsoft Office products experience