Maintenance Program Manager


Cleveland, OH

Industry: Manufacturing


5 - 7 years

Posted 65 days ago

  by    Jessica Wisdom

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Yoh, A Day & Zimmermann Company has partnered with Gooch & Housego, a global developer and manufacturer of innovative photonics instrumentation and components. Gooch & Housego - Cleveland group produces world-renowned advanced electro-optical systems for scientific, industrial and commercial markets. We are seeking a highly qualified Maintenance Program Manager in to join their operations in Cleveland, OH. We are interested in local candidates.


  • Assists in the coordination and administration, in conjunction with G&H Management and relevant government entities, of a transfer plan for the maintenance and repair of Government Furnished Equipment (GFE). Such a plan will provide for the transfer of maintenance and repair responsibilities from customer to G&H
  • Develops, revises, and maintains process and maintenance procedures
  • Assist in the upgrade plans for each piece of GFE covered under contract
  • Assist in qualification of GFE after any necessary Repairs and Upgrades are completed
  • Establishes and implements a sound operational and organizational plan in direct support of the maintenance and repair plan for each piece of assigned equipment
  • Input process parameters into TME (Traceability Made Easy) system
  • Manage ongoing preventative maintenance, maintenance and repair in accordance with developed plans and schedules
  • Manage subcontractor activities, including qualified vendors for parts, maintenance, service contracts, and repair of assigned equipment
  • Keeps the Director of Operations informed of the site's performance and provides advice on all ICF/GFE matters
  • Maintains and controls the inventory levels of maintenance and repair parts for the ICF area
  • Monitors inventory levels and advises management regarding variances
  • Develops and presents to the Director of Operations matters requiring his or her decision

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Affiliations with successful manufacturing companies
  • A minimum of five (5) years' experience in program/project management
  • Experience maintaining complex machinery
  • Working knowledge of maintenance systems
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a complex production maintenance program and applications
  • Sound administrative skills. Well-developed management skills—principles and people

Education and/or Experience:

  • Associates Degree or higher in an Engineering discipline (Mfg. Engineering Preferred)
  • PMP and or PgMP preferred

Gooch & Housego is a global manufacturer of precision optical components, sub-systems, and instrumentation based upon key enabling technologies. The company controls, amplifies, connects, and measures lasers and light sources. Our expertise enables customers to push the boundaries of commercial applications of photonics technology. We have world leading design, development and manufacturing expertise across a broad, complementary range of technologies. E/O/E