Our food manufacturing client, a manufacturer known for its handcrafted innovation and fresh ideas, seeks a Principle Maintenance and Engineering Director. This facilities engineering professional will be responsible for the day to day and strategic focus of the plant including maintenance, physical plant, equipment upgrades, capital projects, and team safety improvements.
The Principle Maintenance and Engineering Director will:
? Collaborate with department managers to develop capital improvement plan and continuous improvement projects
? Work with operations to develop solutions that reduce equipment downtime, utilize make/buy decisions to cost for new product needs and increase productivity and yield
? Develop preventative maintenance programs/schedules that have limited impact on productivity and maximize cost effectiveness
? Lead safety advocate in department working with EHS to install a safety-first culture
? Ensure that physical plant is compliant with safety and regulatory building codes
? Lead, train, and evaluate team of maintenance and facilities technicians
Requirements for the Principle Maintenance and Engineering Director:
? BS Engineering or technical degree
? 7+ years of maintenance and engineering management experience in a food manufacturing operation that utilizes processing, packaging and batching equipment/processes.
? Experience with PLC based, automated manufacturing equipment
? Hands on approach to data analysis and problem solving
Location: North Andover, MA ? Local candidates only- no relocation assistance.