Manufacturing Maintenance Manager

Up to $85,000 to start plus excellent company-sponsored benefits

Northwest Side of Chicago - Hermosa / Belmont Gardens Area

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Maintenance / Repair / Management
Manufacturing Maintenance Manager
For Manufacturing Operations and Production Line Machinery

As Manufacturing Maintenance Manager you will:

- Lead, direct and coordinate the Plant Maintenance Program
- Manage and oversee plant maintenance Team Members
- Allocate manpower and delegate work according to business needs
- Provide oversight and direction to Team Members
- Administer preventative maintenance schedules
- Troubleshoot and diagnose malfunctioning/defective machinery, equipment and systems
- Make repairs and initiate corrective action[s] as necessary
- Ensure machinery and support systems operate at maximum efficiency
- Uphold compliance and safety initiatives
- Train and cross-train new Team Members
- Contribute to continuous improvement efforts
- Serve as an on call resource during off hours
- Facilitate effective business operations

An ideal candidate profile will include:

- At least 5 years of similar / related / relevant experience
- At least 3 years of related Management, Supervisory and/or Team Lead experience


- MS Office skills - Word, Excel and Outlook
- The ability to read and interpret blueprints and schematics
- Electrical control circuit troubleshooting skills
- The ability to fabricate simple parts, such as guards, covers and catch pans
- TIG and Stick welding experience
- The ability to use a torch, band saw, grinder and plasma cutter
- Drilling / Milling experience


- Leadership and supervisory skills
- Effective communication skills
- Troubleshooting and diagnostic skills
- Advanced mechanical and electrical aptitude
- Prioritization and organization skills
- Accuracy and attention to detail


+++ Related experience from the Food, Beverage or similar/related industry
+++ A Bachelor's Degree, especially in Engineering or similar

Up to $85,000 to start plus excellent company-sponsored benefits

JobGiraffe's client is a well-known supplier of popular food products.

Northwest Side of Chicago - Hermosa / Belmont Gardens Area

Social distancing, daily temperature screening, mask-wearing and other health safety policies and protocols are in place within the facility.

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

Initial screenings can be done by phone, FaceTime or Skype from 7AM to 7PM Mondays through Saturdays.

JG ID #20-1473 - Chicago, IL 60639

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Construction/Trades/Skilled Labor/Repair, Manufacturing, Processing, Refining Wholesalers, Brokers, Distributors, Retailers, Importers, Trade, Exchange

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