Wade Palmer & Associates, Inc

EXECUTIVE RECRUITERS
FOR THE FOOD & BEVERAGE
MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES

Job Reference Code: WP-787
Job Title: MAINTENANCE MANAGER
Location: OH/IN/IL metro (not Chicago)
Salary:
Last Updated: 09/03/2022
Our services have been retained to recruit a MAINTENANCE MANAGER for one of the fastest growing privately held food manufacturers in the U.S. We seek candidate to lead maintenance at a approximately 200-person, nonunion, state-of-the-art MIDWEST food manufacturing facility located in larger metro (not Chicago) with strong school system, great four-seasons climate, many outdoor recreational options, and superior quality-of-life. Our client’s sales have quadrupled in just the past 7 years and currently have sales approaching $400MM.

The MAINTENANCE MANAGER reports to the Plant Manager and oversees staff of 3 Supervisors and 10 Technicians. Responsible for leading equipment/system maintenance to ensure efficient plant operations. Develops/supports all functions of preventative maintenance programs, projects, continuous improvement, according to budget guidelines and projections. Work according to priority, impact, schedules, downtime, output demands, etc. Coordinate/lead maintenance staff on production maintenance equipment/improvements, and engineers/contractors according to projects and client needs. Direct team according to government regulatory agencies, safety standards and production efficiencies. Need knowledge of food safety, maintenance planning, TPM, continuous improvement, PM programs, CMMS, etc.

Requires Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Food Science, Business or Technical field and 5 years managerial experience in food/beverage manufacturing. Salary in the $110,000 to $125,000 base range with 10% bonus potential, excellent company benefits and growth potential as well as relocation assistance. This is an immediate need! Please send resume (WORD format), ASAP, if interested or have questions to Phyllis Palmer at 417 889 1025 pep@job-recruiters.com