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Job Information

GE Appliances, a Haier company Manager, Maintenance (3rd Shift) in Louisville, Kentucky

Job Location

USA, Louisville, KY

Job Posting Title

Manager, Maintenance (3rd Shift)

The Challenge

As the Manager, Maintenance (3rd shift), you'll lead and directs a staff of maintenance and janitorial employees and coordinates all maintenance activities on an assigned work shift.

What you will Do

Supervise hourly bargaining unit maintenance staff by

  • determining schedules;

  • develops, interprets and implements policies and procedures;

  • evaluates staff and makes hiring and termination recommendations and addresses subordinate complaints

  • Ensures compliance with local, state and federal codes related to safe maintenance work practices as measured through internal department compliance audits and safety records

Coordinates all maintenance activities in the assigned area with other departments to ensure company objectives are being met as measured by key performance indicators.

  • Balances workloads and resources to achieve maximum results.

Provide technical leadership to team as needed on appropriate problem resolution

  • Provide aid in troubleshooting and downtime response – including electrical wiring, machine controls hardware/software, PLC and high/low voltage power distribution.

  • Responds to emergencies as requested; coordinates activities with other responders; directs the work of staff and utilization of resources to make the necessary repair in a cost-effective and timely manner

Ensures that staff is trained in complex maintenance activities and are following standard operating procedures as measured by skill assessments and work order audits

What you need to Succeed

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associates degree in a technical field or equivalent experience including military as well as graduation from an accredited senior high school or GED equivalent

  • 5 years of experience in operation and maintenance of a production facility 

  • 2 years' minimum experience in the supervision of employees

  • Ability to lead and influence a team of skilled maintenance employees

  • Working knowledge in software packages such as MS Office Suite (Project, Word, Excel) and Email

  • Familiar with OSHA and EPA Requirements related to maintenance

  • Strong verbal/written communication skills

  • Strong team approach to management

  • Working knowledge of principles involving mechanical and electrical design, PLC, maintenance and repair fundamentals of automated industrial production equipment. 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5 years' experience in the supervision of employees in a union environment.

Working Conditions:

  • The physical environment requires the employee to work both inside and outside in heat/cold, wet/humid, and dry/arid conditions.

  • Working in this environment requires the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to; eye safety glasses, hearing protectors, work boots, and hardhats.

  • Work may require occasional weekend and/or evening work.

GE Appliances does not offer sponsorship now or in the future.

GE Appliances 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.