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Maintenance Supervisor in Forest Park, GA at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 2/1/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time

Location:

GA Forest Park

Job Type:

Production Maintenance

Job Posting Title:

Maintenance Supervisor

Job Description:



Position Overview (2nd Shift):



Responsible to eliminate all causes of failure and ensure full useful life in coordination with daily maintenance completed by operating personnel. Leads activities of workers engaged in repair, maintenance, and installation of machines, tools, and equipment. Provides technical and problem solving support for the plant and maintenance crews. Supports and executes plant specific maintenance strategies to achieve Plant key performance goals for overall maintenance performance. Assures production schedules are met and all issues are resolved and communicated in a timely fashion. Inspects operating machines and equipment for conformance with operational standards. Reviews production, quality control, and maintenance reports and statistics to plan and modify maintenance activities.



Responsibilities:

  • Assures that all Maintenance Team members adhere to all Safety, Sanitation, Quality, and GMP policies and procedures.
  • Provides leadership and supervises the activities of the maintenance team ensuring efficient scheduling and prioritizing of workload.
  • Foster dynamic relationships with the maintenance team members and their counterparts in production.
  • Ensure shift to shift maintenance issues/tasks/assignments are communicated.
  • Lead and/or participate in Continuous Improvement teams to improve production efficiencies and/or equipment reliability.
  • Maintain and review team member payroll data to ensure accuracy.
  • Analyzes mechanical and operational problems of production equipment through personal observations, maintenance programs and operator feedback and plans and takes corrective actions. Walk the floor to review work or equipment in action. Review work plan for variances.
  • Conducts Daily/Weekly Operating Report with employees to address variances and Operating Equipment Effectiveness gaps.
  • Coordinates, arranges, and supervises or provides for the completion of corrective and preventative maintenance in accordance with standard operating procedures, of all processing practices, and financial considerations of production  equipment to minimize plant down time. Develop Area Master Maintenance List.
  • Coordinate tasks, critiquing on-going and finished work, sets priorities and other responsibilities as authorized. Generates follow-up work orders from off conditions noted on Preventative or Emergency Maintenance where a repair cannot be correctly completed.
  • Generates follow-up work orders from work lists.


  • Reviews Break Down Analysis and suggest plan of action or recommendation to root cause.
  • Provides support to the Capital Program. Including but not limited to execution of assigned capital projects. Provides recommendations to the capital program based on equipment reliability plan for area of responsibility.
  • Develop Reliability Improvement Plan for area of responsibility.
  • Maintains working relationship with Contractors and Vendors to maintain equipment reliability and keep abreast of equipment obsolescence and new technology. Maintain Vendor contact for sourcing and ordering materials and supplies for direct repair.
  • Provide oversite and management on Maintenance Repair and Overhaul inventory levels for area of responsibility to meet R&M and financial objectives of the Facility. Including but not limited to providing inventory recommendations based on equipment Bill of Materials and Spare Parts List.
  • Implement Operating Equipment Effectiveness improvements.
  • Responsible for maintaining skills flexibility matrices and training of maintenance mechanics. Develops resident subject matter experts.


Supervision:

  • This position has direct reports.




Qualifications/Education/Experience/Skills

  • HS Diploma or GED required.
  • Preferred Degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology, Journeyman Certificate or related fields.
  • Minimum 3 years of maintenance supervisor experience.
  • Experience in a food manufacturing environment preferred.
  • Adequate written and oral communications to be able to interface with production. 
  • Proven leadership skills.
  • Must have basic knowledge in the uses and operation of all tools of the trade.
  • Must have a thorough working knowledge of machine dynamics, and various processing equipment.
  • Must be able to safely perform tasks in any area of the plant.
  • Must be able to make and read drawings, sketches and schematics.
  • Have a working knowledge of plant layout, equipment and specifications and operational needs.
  • Must have a working knowledge of applicable federal and safety codes and where required by duly licensed or certified.
  • Must possess good organizational skills.
  • Ability to work 2nd shift

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 disability-accommodations@treehousefoods.com. 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.