Maintenance Supervisor Job

Primary Location:Macon,Georgia
Relocation Offered: Yes
Employment Status:Full-Time

Do you want to work for a company that gives you opportunities to grow in a collaborative environment? How about working for a manufacturer with a rich history and even brighter future?Armstrong World Industries began over 150 years ago as a small cork-cutting shop in Pittsburgh, PA. From that small business, we became the leader in ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions that contribute to better, more inspiring buildings that make a difference in the lives of people where they work, play, learn, heal and live. At Armstrong World Industries you'll have the opportunity to make the most of your potential. Come build your future with us!

Armstrong Building Products (ABP), a division of AWI is seeking a Maintenance Supervisor at our ceilings plant in Macon, GA. The ideal candidate will encompass strengths in balancing maintenance work with the needs of a high-speed industrial manufacturing operation.

As Maintenance Supervisor, you will be tasked with providing sound direction and leadership to the maintenance team and for delivering effective supervision of maintenance department resources to ensure a safe, responsible and cost-effective manufacturing operation. In addition, you will be responsible for actively participating in process improvement initiatives while using innovative tools such as Lean manufacturing and equipment optimization.

Responsibilities of the Maintenance Supervisor:
  • Manage and improve equipment performance, reliability, and uptime
  • Supervise and direct unionized maintenance staff
  • Direct work of outside contractors
  • Plan and coordinate plant shut downs and major maintenance projects
  • Ensure safe work environment and promote an environment of continuous improvement
  • Develop and implement preventive maintenance programs, establish and assign appropriate PM tasks to improve equipment uptime
  • Oversee staffing responsibilities including corrective disciplinary actions as well as hiring
  • Participate in capital improvement projects and continuous improvement initiatives
  • Analyze equipment and maintenance data using tools such as failure mode, effects analysis (FMEA), and root cause analysis

Required Education and Qualifications of the Maintenance Supervisor:
  • Technical degree or previous industrial maintenance supervisory experience desired or High School Diploma with appropriate experience
  • 5+ years industrial maintenance and optimization experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Proven record of developing and implementing preventive and predictive maintenance and reliability programs and systems
  • Experience with continuous improvement processes and best practices
  • Deep knowledge of pumps, rotating equipment, piping and conveyors
  • Proficient with equipment maintenance techniques, such as Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA), Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM), and Predictive and Preventive Maintenance Techniques
  • Strong employee management and project management skills

Preferred Qualifications of the Maintenance Supervisor:
  • Experience with a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS), such as SAP
  • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing Principles
  • Experience in ceiling, pulp/paper, plastics, or similar manufacturing industry
  • Reliability Centered Maintenance experience

Why Armstrong World Industries?

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions.At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, Armstrong World Industries offers interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces. We built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we're here to serve - our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.

Benefits Package
  • Standard benefit package offerings: Medical, dental, prescription drugs, life insurance
  • Long term disability coverage
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Product discount programs
  • 401k Match

About the Location (Macon, GA)

Our Macon Plant, one of twelve Armstrong plants in North America, employs over 400 peopleworking on rotating shifts, 24/7, in the manufacture and shipment of acoustical ceiling tile to Armstrong's customers. Located approximately 85 miles south of Atlanta, the Macon facility has 33 acres under one roof, or 1.5 million square feet of floor space. It is the largest ceiling tile factory in the world. The operations are complex, automated, use the latest modern management technology, and manufacture a wide range of commercial and residential ceiling products.

Macon, also known as the "Cherry Blossom Capital of the World", is in the heart of Georgia and marks a historical crossroads in the south. The city carries with it a rich cultural heritage while creating a strong vision for the future. Macon offers the amenities of a small friendly city with the advantages of a growing community.

Equal Opportunity Employer:AWI is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans

Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters

Armstrong World Industries, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact AWI employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.

AWI will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to AWI, including unsolicited resumes sent to AWI via mail, email or in any form and/or method, including to AWI's resume database will be considered AWI property.

AWI will not pay a fee to any Recruiter that does not have a signed AWI contract in place specific to the positionfor whichthe resume was submitted.Recruiting vendor agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by AWI's Corporate Talent Acquisition Manager or his or her designee.

Nearest Major Market: Macon
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