Maintenance and Engineering Manager 8/16/2016

Armstrong Flooring, Inc. Vicksburg, MS

Company
Armstrong Flooring, Inc.
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28778648
AJE Ref #
575898469
Location
Vicksburg, MS
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Armstrong Flooring, Inc. (AFI) has a job opportunity for a Maintenance and EngineerManager to be located in Vicksburg, MS. Reporting directly to the Plant Manager, the Maintenance and Engineering Manager will manage a crew of maintenance technicians and boiler operators, and is accountable for the safe and cost effective management of the plant maintenance and engineering functions and systems. Additionally, the Maintenance and EngineerManager will be responsible for the development and implementation of a maintenance system which combines the use of predictive, preventive and precision activities with appropriate documentation and tracking to ensure success.

To apply directly, follow the provided link: http://bit.ly/2blRTt3

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE MAINTENANCE AND ENGINEER MANAGER:

* Driving and managing the precision, preventive and predictive maintenance process for the plant
* Ensuring the timely repair and maintenance of buildings, grounds and other facilities
* Providing leadership as a functional staff member in support of the organization's Safety Management Process
* Working closely with the EH&S Manager and other functional managers to assure that necessary support is given to this process
* Assuming a leadership role in supporting the Continuous Improvement Process for the organization
* Actively participating in KAIZEN Events and leads these efforts as requested
* Providing training for subordinates in the area of continuous improvement and use of tools associated with Lean Manufacturing
* Working closely with plant manager, plant controller and other functional managers to develop and manage the capital spending process
* Working with contractors and outside vendors/suppliers for the purpose of developing project concepts, quoting, and development of scope of work and cost justifications regarding projects
* Driving all capital project implementation once approved
* Supervising assigned team members
* Interpreting policies and applies same in routine situations
* Handling daily Human Resource and disciplinary matters
* Interviewing applicants for open positions and assists in the selection of qualified employees
* Providing general departmental induction and ensures proper job training

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE MAINTENANCE AND ENGINEER MANAGER:

* Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering
* 5+ years of experience managing a maintenance function within a manufacturing environment
* Strong Electrical background (PLC, instrumentation, industrial electrical work
* Knowledge of precision, preventive, and predictive maintenance processes
* Experience developing and managing capital improvement projects
* Skills with Lean Manufacturing and other process improvement techniques

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE MAINTENANCE AND ENGINEER MANAGER:

* Advanced degree
* Lean certification