Philadelphia area manufacturer, developer, and distributor of cast/wrought and powder metal stainless steels and specialty alloys is seeking a General Manager of Maintenance Operations for its Reading, PA mill. Will be responsible for leading the maintenance operations which includes mechanical, electrical, combustion and automotive craftsmen as well as bricklayers. This role has a strong emphasis on professional management: budgeting and forecasting, labor & equipment utilization, capital planning, preventative maintenance, and ensuring manufacturing best practices and tools are fully utilized across the maintenance operations. Will also oversee and manage maintenance functions that are related to safety, environment, quality performance and maintenance personnel. Must have a clear understanding and implementation of existing Lean Manufacturing tools that are focused on strategic problem solving and continuous improvement (ie: A3, TPS, 5S, Heijunka, Gemba, JIT, Poka-Yoke, SMART Goals, TPM, Value Stream Mapping, Human Performance(HPI), etc) as well as Expertise in FMEA concepts to drive predictive/preventative maintenance, equipment prioritization based upon operational impact and overall reliabilityengineering. Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and a minimum of 10 years of experience in a leadership/management role managing a very large Maintenance Organization in the Steel manufacturing industry or heavy industrial environment. Salary up to $170,000 plus long-term bonus, relocation provided.