Maintenance Lead 9/20/2017
Dairy Farmers of America
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY General Purpose: Responsible for scheduling work and directing a crew of Maintenance Technicians; train and provide work direction and guidance while performing work in one or more skilled trades. This position will be considered a working lead role. Duties and Responsibilities: *Follow up on work orders that have been assigned and provide direction to a crew of Maintenance Technicians. *Provide training, work direction and guidance as needed to ensure all work performed meets department and plant expectations. *Assist the Maintenance Supervisor in scheduling work and determining needs for equipment and supplies. *Ensure all assigned Preventative and Predictive Maintenance tasks are completed as scheduled. Continually analyze the effectiveness of these processes and implement improvements as needed. *Report to the Maintenance Supervisor regarding work completed. Refer unusual technical or personnel issues to the Production or Maintenance Supervisor as appropriate. *Provide input to performance reviews; monitor work of assigned crew members and ensure that expectations are being met. *Perform a variety of journey-level work in the maintenance and repair of plant facilities and production equipment; prioritize, schedule, assign and coordinate the work of assigned Maintenance Technicians to accomplish a wide variety of duties related to maintaining consistent optimal throughput of the plant without compromising quality. *Maintain various records related to labor, materials and work orders as required. *Assure compliance with appropriate safety and food safety practices / procedures. *Maintains product and company reputation by complying with federal and state regulations. ?Supports overall plant and DFA strategic initiatives as they are defined.