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Maintenance Manager in Forest Park, GA at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 9/15/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


GA Forest Park

Job Type:

Production Maintenance

Job Posting Title:

Maintenance Manager

Job Description:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and direction to the department in all aspects that deal with the maintenance and repair of plant equipment and control systems
  • Develop and maintain an effective working relationship between the maintenance staff and the rest of the workforce
  • Prioritize the scheduling of maintenance activities in accordance with production needs and engineering projects
  • Develop, implement and audit the Preventative Maintenance Program through the maintenance supervisors
  • Develops and implements PMs
  • Provide leadership as an engineering resource to the maintenance department as a whole
    Monitor and maintain maintenance and repair costs
  • Coordinate and assist in the supervision of outside contractor activities and evaluate the work to be performed in terms of cost vs. investment
  • Monitor mill and packing line efficiency through PLC automation to help determine where to spend maintenance dollars in order to improve production
  • Assist with the design and programming of data acquisition at the plant floor level when necessary
  • Equipment Reliability
  • Develop and deliver maintenance budget including, but not limited to straight time and overtime hourly labor, outside services, supplies (lubricants, etc) and repair parts


  • High School Diploma. Bachelor’s Degree strongly preferred.


  • Strong leadership and supervisory skills and the proven ability to work effectively with people at all levels of an organization
  • 5 years supervising maintenance mechanics
  • Working knowledge and experience in managing ammonia systems
  • Knowledge of electronics and experience in controls systems and instrumentation
  • Problem resolution skills and proficient interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Effectively use computers and standard office software (Microsoft Office, Lotus Notes)
  • Ability to be on-call as needed or to be called into work with minimal notice

Special Knowledge, Abilities, Skills

  • Knowledge/Familiarity with Lean Manufacturing/Continuous Improvement Processes and Tools
  • Electrical power and controls (PLC, VFD, and instruments) especially Allen-Bradley
  • Mechanical systems
  • Computerized Maintenance Management Systems
  • Familiarity with FDA and GMP guidelines.
  • Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint, AutoCad

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.