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Plant Maintenance Manager

Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc.
Muncy, PA Full-time
Posted on November 13, 2019
Overview Headquartered in Hilliard Ohio, Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc (ADS) is the leading manufacturer of high performance thermoplastic corrugated pipe, providing a comprehensive suite of water management products and drainage solutions. Our innovative products and superior drainage solutions are used across a broad range of end markets and applications, including residential, non-residential, agriculture and infrastructure applications. We have established a leading position in many of these end markets by leveraging our national sales and distribution platform, overall product breadth and scale, and our manufacturing excellence. Founded in 1966, we operate a global network of 3,700 employees, 63 manufacturing plants and 31 distribution centers. In July, 2014 we became a public company traded on the NYSE®. To enable our continued growth, we are looking to add top talent to our dynamic organization. Responsibilities The Plant Maintenance Manager oversees and performs the preventive and reactive maintenance duties required for the manufacturing operations of the plant. Priorities of the Maintenance Manager include management and execution of PM schedules, repair of any equipment that is needed to maintain maximum production rates and maintenance of an adequate spare parts inventory. A Plant Maintenance Manager generally supervises a department of Maintenance Technicians that function 24 hours per day and seven days per week. This position requires the flexibility to work 40+ hours per week, weekends as required and also fulfill on-call duties for repairs and assistance. The Plant Maintenance Manager reports directly to the Plant Manager. Primary Job Responsibilities: The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: • Effective and timely completion of all plant equipment preventative inspections • Project, implement and support the organization's capital project strategy • Leverage Lean Manufacturing process to diagnose and problem solve technical issues • Ensure that all equipment is kept in a proper and safe working condition • Develop and engage a team of maintenance technicians that support a 7 day per week manufacturing operation • Direct and ensure that all scheduled Preventive Maintenance duties are completed • Effectively manage a spare parts inventory and consistently stay within financial budgets • Troubleshoot and repair equipment that is not operating properly • Partner with leadership team peers in the development and coaching of production platform operators • Effectively reduce plant downtime through maintenance practices Job Skills: This position should possess the following skills/knowledge: • Advanced industrial mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic skills to include root cause problem solving and diagnostics • Understand purpose and proper use of small hand and power tools • Understanding of ADS manufacturing process including troubleshooting all facets of plastics extrusion • Effectively communicate and influence all levels of the organization • Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) principles and practices • Maintains an organized and efficient Maintenance Facility • Automation and PLC experience o Ability to develop and execute a one, five- and ten-year plant maintenance strategy that delivers results Educational Requirements: • BS In Engineering with 5 years of Plant Maintenance Leadership or equivalent experience in a manufacturing environment • Physical Requirements: • The employee will lift and move heavy items throughout a shift, which will require the ability to repeatedly lift 50 pounds • The employee will be working specified shifts and moving around at all times, which will require the ability to stand and be mobile for a minimum of 8 continuous hours • Facilities can be extremely hot or cold at times, so the employee must have the ability to perform physical labor for extended periods of time in temperature extremes • The employee will be handling materials daily, which requires the ability to use hands, arms and legs to physically handle and transport finished goods Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/kgcp2fkpc26sn99r PI115391533