Maintenance Director – for Top Food Manufacturer

Location: Confidential, MA
Job # 11524118
Date Posted: 10-25-2018
Position:                               Maintenance Director – for Top Food Manufacturer
Location:                             Massachusetts
Salary:                                 $140K and Up (Depends on years experience) 
                                              + Bonus
Benefits:                              Full Benefits, Health, Vacation time, bonuses & more.
Relocation:                          Company paid relocation is available if needed.
Our Client, a premier consumer product good food company with products sold nationwide, is seeking an experienced Maintenance Director.
The right candidate will be responsible establishing and maintaining the upkeep of a 24 hour 7 day a week plant facility. Maintain production equipment in a manner that ensures employee safety and minimizes interruptions in the operation of the facility. Have prior Project Management experience making various lean process improvements in an industrial food manufacturing plant.
  • Direct and supervise all maintenance, engineering & supervising staff members.
  • Assist with maintenance and repair all plant refrigeration and production equipment.
  • Oversee, measurement, tracking, and planning for safety, quality, repair, and preventative maintenance programs for the facility.
  • Ensure & manage all Capital Projects are funded properly & completed safely on time.
  • Provide excellent Project Management by quickly resolving any issues reducing manufacturing downtime.
  • Perform as the Project Management making various lean process improvements with layouts and new equipment installs.
  • Monitor all material handling equipment maintenance activities; making sure all equipment is serviced as required.
  • Make recommendations to senior management to improve the maintenance function.
  • Manage, develop and maintain a productive work team by helping to create programs for hiring, training, and the team’s professional development.
  • Maintain scheduling, training and supervision of maintenance staff.
  • Oversee the Ordering & maintain inventory of maintenance parts and equipment. 
Bachelors Degree or 10 years Mechanical Experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 10 + years maintenance experience with a consumer packaged goods food plant.
  • Must have 5+ years of previous management experience.
  • Proven Project Management & Continuous Improvement experience.
  • Hands on experience with robotic machinery for packaging & blending machines.
  • Experience with repair & maintenance on industrial food manufacturing equipment and conveyor equipment.
  • Ability to work in a refrigerated & temperature controlled work environment.
  • PC/ software skills, having CAD experience is a plus.
  • Experience working in a food production-manufacturing environment is required.
  • Must be currently authorized to work in the USA without the need for a visa sponsorship now or in the future.
If you are interested please send a MS Word version of your resume to me or if you know of someone that would be a great match, please have them contact John Marino at or (239) 331-5277
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