Maintenance Manager


September 14, 2021

Auto req ID: 249185BR
Job Description
The Maintenance Manager contributes to the success of the Tolleson Gatorade facility by providing maintenance leadership for plant operations. Responsibilities include cost efficiency, continuous improvement on processes, service, and safety for an entire business unit. This person will lead a team of frontline employees and supervisors.
Major Tasks, Accountabilities and Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure equipment reliability to maximize production line productivity

  • Implement process enhancements to improve package and flavor changeover efficiency

  • Utilize visual factory concepts to maximize asset utilization and plant performance

  • Build maintenance technician capability

  • Track standard manufacturing and warehouse metrics and prioritize plant maintenance opportunities

  • Ensure proper utilization of Computer Maintenance Management System (CMMS)

  • Deploy strategies in reliability fundamentals that develop technician competencies

  • Develop a team to solve day-to-day operational issues and reach short- and long-term performance goals

  • Deliver effective change leadership while driving business changes and minimizing people impact

  • Communicate and collaborate cross-functionally to assist team to solve operational issues

  • Builds people capability through effective employee relations, hiring, training, and communication for front-line hourly personnel

  • Motivate team members to achieve plan goals

  • Administer policies and procedures

  • Regular and predictable attendance at the work site

  • Prioritize work requests


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required. Preferably in engineering, business, operations management, or similar field

  • Lean Six Sigma Experience preferred, demonstrated by successful completion of a major improvement project

  • 5+ years of operations maintenance experience preferred; 2+ years of supervisory experience preferred

  • Mechanical experience maintaining equipment

  • Must possess strong skills in project management

  • Understanding of PLC programming preferred

  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite applications

  • Ability to give and receive constructive feedback

  • Ability to lead a team-based approach to decision-making

  • Shown ability to excel in a results-oriented, challenging environment

  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to get results through mentoring others

  • Effective mentoring, facilitation, presentation, and team building skills

  • This position is limited to persons with indefinite right to work in the United States

Relocation Eligible: Eligible for Standard Relocation
Job Type: Regular
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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