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Engineering / Maintenance Manager

Iowa City, IA

Job Information:

JOB FAMILY: Engineering
JOB TITLE: Engineering/Maintenance Manager
LOCATION: Iowa City
REPORTS TO: Plant Manager

PURPOSE

Overall responsibility for the plant equipment and providing leadership to the engineering and maintenance team.

JOB SKILLS,  EXPERIENCE,  AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS

•Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Engineering
•5 to 7 years of related experience
•2 to 4 years supervisory/leadership experience
•Previous practical experience with electrical control infrastructures
•Solid understanding of PLC /Drive programming.  Knowledge of Rockwell Automations Control Logix PLC’s and Scada systems with continued education in related fields is preferred.
•Strong planning, priority setting and problem solving skills
•Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
•Solid troubleshooting skills
•Previous experience with predictive and preventive maintenance programs
•Ability to build collaborative relationships and to motivate and lead a team

PRIMARY JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

•Lead the facility improvement effort through the development, planning, approval and implementation of the capital budget and other capital projects.
•Manage the facilities overall maintenance, engineering, automation, electrical and instrumentation effort.
•Responsible for managing the automation engineering resources to deliver complex multiple projects on time and to budget.
•Responsible for developing systems to support production in order to minimize unscheduled machine downtime.
•Works directly with process engineering team to modify, improve existing machines performance through a team effort.
•Active participation on plant and safety leadership teams

SECONDARY JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

•Other duties as assigned by manager
•Limited travel

GRADE: E15
FLSA: Exempt
NOTES:  This position supervises the Maintenance Supervisor, AEI Coordinator, Mechanical Engineers and MRO Buyer

Posted 05/11/17

Job ID: 21888935