Wade Palmer & Associates, Inc

EXECUTIVE RECRUITERS
FOR THE FOOD & BEVERAGE
MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES

Job Reference Code: CIF-2939
Job Title: Maintenance Engineer
Location: Central Indiana
Salary: $80-90,000
Last Updated: 12/19/2020
Our client, a growing, small, privately held food & beverage company in medium size city about one hour from Indianapolis, is seeking to fill the position of MAINTENANCE ENGINEER. Plant located in community of roughly 100,000 offering strong economy with great educational opportunities, superior quality of life and moderate cost-of-living. Facility of 60 hourly personnel processes, packages and ships product nationwide to customers in wholesale, retail & online markets. Truly an entrepreneurial environment…big fish in a small pond. To support maintenance & engineering across a three shift operation. Day shift. Newly created role reporting to Director of Operations.

Responsible for developing and implementing processes and documentation to support all maintenance-related activities through a team of maintenance personnel across multiple shifts. Responsibilities include improving line efficiencies, coordinating plant projects, coordinating contractors, and acting as a technical resource for the facility. Supervisor two to four hourly personnel. Position Responsibilities • Establish and maintain work order, preventative maintenance, and spare-part inventory systems. • Coach, develop, train, and support plant maintenance personnel across multiple shifts. • Conduct troubleshooting tasks for operations and maintenance. • Monitor operation of equipment and provide recommendations for improved efficiency and reliability. • Plan work and establish priorities for the repair and maintenance of facilities and production lines. • Identify and develop standards for equipment repair, set up, and operation. • Monitor the purchase and inventory of spare parts and consumables. • Ensure safety controls are maintained and reliable. • Keep up-to-date documentation related to plant equipment, parts, and maintenance. • Coordinate contractors working on maintenance repairs or project installations. • Execute capital improvement projects and initiatives. Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: • Working knowledge of machinery, electrical and mechanical troubleshooting • Experience managing/directing or collaborating with skilled trades • Manual skills to operate tools and equipment when necessary • Ability to adapt to changing technologies and learn functionality of new equipment and systems • Ability to follow written procedures and guidelines • Ability to work independently, manage priorities, and identify and initiate improvements • Excellent oral and written language ability • Proven problem solving and reasoning ability • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.

Education and Experience • Bachelor’s degree in electrical or mechanical engineering or related field • 3-5 years’ experience as a Maintenance Engineer/Supervisor in a manufacturing setting

Salary in the $80-90,000 base range (no bonus) with competitive benefits. Relocation assistance on as needed basis. Prefer regional candidates. Immediate need!

Please send resume or call should you have any interest or questions. Thank you and hope to hear from you soon!

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