Apply now »

Maintenance Manager, Zeeland Supply Center

Job Advert

•    Effectively lead the Maintenance and Reliability organization to provide site and plant maintenance services to enable operations and other functions to meet or exceed business expectations in cost, quality, compliance, safety, culture and capital
•    Communicates a clear vision for a fully integrated Maintenance team that is aligned with company goals 
•    Provides leadership in the area of plant maintenance through the identification and introduction of innovative solutions that drive continuous improvement
•    Drives continuous improvement, explores industry trends, develops strategies and drives leading edge technology and innovative solutions in order to develop core areas, new alternatives and relevant strategies
•    Establishes, aligns and executes capital spending strategies to effectively identify and invest in company assets
•    Clearly understands the procurement policies and works cross functionally to ensure compliance with internal policies and procedures
•    Develops staff and builds a high performance team through utilization of a performance management process that sets expectations, ensures ongoing coaching/mentoring and assesses employee performance. Builds a team culture committed to high performance and holds others accountable for the results expected. 
•    Leads projects and teams supporting large scale company initiatives
•    Experience driving continuous improvement in energy conservation, waste management, recycling and the reduction of water usage
•    Utilizes analytical, critical thinking and structured root cause analysis techniques for problem solving
•    Builds technical competencies within the maintenance team, identifies and selects maintenance talent when needed to support developing technology, and provides opportunities for knowledge acquisition and skills transfer within the team



•    Bachelor’s degree in engineering required.  MBA or other advanced degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience
•    Minimum of 7-10 years in Plant Maintenance roles supporting manufacturing and/or utility operations
•    Successful experience in managing or leading maintenance teams including reliability centered programs
•    Successful experience in managing people in a dynamic environment and a proven track record of developing people
•    Experience within a highly regulated environment required
•    Strong knowledge in areas of asset optimization, life cycle management, and project management 
•    Knowledgeable in areas of regulatory requirements and equipment system qualification and validation
•    Significant experience in powder and liquid processing and packaging of food products, preferably within a highly regulated food or pharmaceutical environment
•    Knowledge of engineering and maintenance concepts and industry technology, project management, reliability practices, financial management as it relates to capital/expense spending, MRO, CMMS, etc.  Understanding of manufacturing processes and mastery knowledge of utility sustainability, power supply and demand.


In Return RB offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truly global organisation.
RB is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by appropriate law. All hiring decisions are made based on merit, competence and business need.

Nearest Major Market: Grand Rapids

Apply now »