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Maintenance Supervisor
Category: Manufacturing
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Job code: lhw-e0-90650719

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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Maintenance Supervisor
**Company Overview**

Want a job you can feel good about? Leading to better encompasses everything we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the world's leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building sustainable solutions for consumers or building benefits and opportunities for employees, the main thread of the Kerry fabric is #LeadingToBetter. With focus on a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

**Leading to better.**

Through sensory science and technology, Kerry develops and manufactures food and beverage solutions for popular brands throughout the world. In fact, you've most likely experienced Kerry in the food or beverages you've consumed in the past few days!

**Leading to better, together.**

Together, we shape how the world views food and beverage. Leading to better, together means we do this in a culture that nurtures agility, speed, quality and safety and we do this through:

+ Celebrating curiosity that leads to action

+ Empowering our people

+ Promoting diverse thinking

+ Investing in innovation

+ Acting on sustainability

+ Embracing our differences

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen

**Description and Responsibilities**

3rd Shift - Sunday - Thursday 5pm- 1am, with Flexibility.

+ Provide first line leadership for the plant maintenance team responsible for asset care

+ The core focus for this role is to ensure machine availability is maximised and equipment is fit for purpose ensuring all compliance standards are maintained at all times, this includes the management & implementation of permanent corrective actions against all causes of failure and ensuring equipment life is maximised while achieving optimum value for money

+ Responsible for predictive and preventive maintenance, maintenance repair and installation of equipment and manufacturing operations to ensure continuous production operations

+ Responsible for managing and controlling all day to day maintenance activities on site delivered by either in house maintenance crew, engineers or contract support

Key Resposibilities:

1. Cascading plant-specific vision and mission to assure continuous improvement and alignment with the corporate vision.

2. Drive employee engagement, training, and development to maximize manufacturing, quality, safety, regulatory standards and productivity goal attainment.

3. Define skills development plan to the crew.

4. Collaborate directly with human resources to insure employee issues or concerns are correctly addressed and resolved.

5. Manage maintenance labour and spares part budget.

6. Initiate cost savings measures.

7. Ensure that plant maintenance operations are conducted in a safe and controlled environment.

8. Ensure all maintenance related works align with corporate engineering standards including sanitary design, ergonomics, employee safety and food safety requirements.

9. Continuously apply sound mechanical and electrical solutions to resolve obstacles to plant efficiencies and to drive continuous improvement.

10. Perform follow-up analysis to identify and resolve recurring downtime / inefficient operational issues.

11. Manage maintenance schedule to efficient execution

12. Works with the production team on maintenance planning and execution

13. Adjust priorities as daily conditions dedicate.

14. Monitor crew performance and provide feedback

15. Ensure work order compliance including predictive and preventive maintenance

16. Effectively communicate results and action plans to appropriate employees and managers.

17. Ensure compliance with proper documentation of work performed

18. Provide technical support for efficient troubleshooting / problem solving activities and maintenance repair to maximize efficiencies and limit downtime.

19. Execute mandatory inspections and certifications and appropriate authorities.

20. Ensure environmental compliance.



Bachelor's Degree preferred in a related field or technical school training required


3+ years maintenance experience in manufacturing environment

Good understanding or mechanical and electrical systems.

Excellent troubleshooting ability

Experience TPM and/or Lean initiatives

Experience predictive/preventive maintenance programs

Strong computer application skills,

network and PC business application software


Supervisory / Management experiences

Food Industry experience

Experience implementing TPM and/or Lean initiatives

Experience implementing predictive/preventive maintenance programs


Known to be an inspiring leader cascading the vision of the organization

Known to be a team and people developer

Change management leadership

Ability to work in a changing and Multi-task environment

**Requisition ID** _2018-14530_

**Division** _Kerry_

**Position Type** _Full Time_

**Recruiter** _JB1_

**Posting Type** _LI_

**Posting Type** _CB_

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