CKS Packaging, Inc., a leader and growing manufacturer of rigid plastic containers needs a qualified Maintenance Manager for one of our plant Kansas City, MO plant. Our ideal candidate is someone with the technical skills of a Maintenance Manager in a plastics manufacturing (preferably blow mold/stretch blow molding of bottles or containers) facility with proven success at building, training and coaching direct reports for success at the workplace.
What’s In it for You?
- Stable, growing organization with opportunity for future advancement.
- Competitive pay based on experience and qualifications
- Excellent medical/dental benefits at modest employee contributions
- 401k participation with Company matching contributions upon completion of one year of service
- Relocation and travel are possible!
Implement/manage facility’s maintenance programs, including preventive maintenance, installation of guarding/safety features
Maximize reliability and efficiency of plant production equipment (extrusion/blow molders, downstream equipment) and auxiliary systems/equipment (chillers, compressors, blenders, HVAC, etc.)
Direct , supervise, and develop subordinate maintenance personnel (maintenance technicians, HVAC techs, Electrical-PLC techs)
Direct installation of new equipment and systems
Manage maintenance budget to achieve facility’s financial goals
Key Job Duties:
Develop/implement/supervise preventive maintenance program for plant production and facilities systems
Direct/oversee repairs, upgrades, and installation of equipment and systems
Determine root causes of equipment failure and develop processes to minimize downtime
Research equipment and processes and make recommendations to meet future needs
Schedule mold maintenance / repair
Ensure appropriate guarding/safety devices are present and operating properly; instruct employees in safe operation and maintenance procedures
Manage projects and maintenance costs, including maintenance spending, labor and overtime
Prioritize and direct activities and assignments of subordinate personnel
Develop skills of maintenance personnel
Maintain compliance with Company policies and procedures regarding conduct, performance, safety/OSHA requirements, and compensation of employees
Coordinate maintenance and installation activities with production scheduling
Minimum 5 years’ experience managing maintenance technicians, budgets, and programs/functions in manufacturing environment
Knowledge of plastics blow/extrusion processes and equipment
4-year maintenance management or engineering degree or equivalent work experience demonstrating functional working knowledge of electrical systems, NEC, hydraulics, pneumatics, HVAC, OSHA, and auxiliary facility equipment and systems
Superior troubleshooting and analytical skills
Ability to supervise, manage, and develop subordinate personnel
Ability to interact positively with subordinates, peers, and superiors to meet operation’s goals and requirements
CKS Packaging Inc.
Why Work Here?CKS Packaging is a privately owned manufacturer and supplier of rigid plastic packaging with 23 locations in the United States, headquartered in Atlanta. Our business is growing and we are looking for talented people to strengthen our team.
A faith-based company where our employees are treated as our #1 asset.
Kansas City, MO