Maintenance Manager 01

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Type: Permanent

Experience: Standard Management (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)

Category: Installation / Maintenance / Repair

Industry: Manufacturing & Dist / Chemical

Reference ID: 1931

Date Posted: 01/06/2023


We have an Awesome Opportunity for a Maintenance Manager to join a $4B diversified global company with 18,000 employees producing materials for a variety of industries. This is an employee-owned ESOP company that supplies multiple industries. This division is the largest graphite producer in the US and is well-positioned for the Electric Vehicle battery markets! This is a key position with growth opportunities in this global manufacturing company located in the beautiful, family-friendly Morgantown/Clarksburg, WV area.


We want a Maintenace Leader who:

  • Can move the organization from reactive to preventative to predictive.
  • Is not afraid to lead a tenured union maintenance group.
  • Can make decisions and get things done without handholding.

You will get:

  • A cost of living is 21% below the US average
  • A great family environment in an absolutely beautiful area
  • Very affordable housing
  • Great schools that have a very low student/ teacher ratio
  • Close proximity to a wide range of outdoor activities that include hiking, camping, great skiing, and rafting
  • Close to nationally known universities

But wait! There is more!!! This is a well-run company that is an employee-owned ESOP that gives employees a share of the company, individual employees will directly benefit from the success of the company!

  • There is a strong salary/with a 15% bonus compensation package
  • ESOP program provides 10% of your salary in stock every year
  • The company puts 1% of your salary into your 401k whether you contribute or not
  • The company also matches 100% of your contributions into your 401k
  • There is an extensive corporate relocation program for this role
  • Very generous benefits are offered for this key role that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, EAP, Educational Reimbursement, Employer Retirement Account, Travel Accident Insurance Prescription / Drug, great 401K Match, Vacation, and a Flexible Spending Account




  • Create a reliability-centered maintenance strategy.
  • Improve reliability and asset uptime through equipment failure analysis and troubleshooting day-to-day problems, equipment operating performance, and operating.
  • Implement asset productivity improvement programs in areas of uptime, mechanical integrity, and reliability engineering.
  • Responsible for preventive, routine, and emergency maintenance repairs, and/or replacement of plant equipment to ensure optimal equipment availability.
  • Ensure the maintenance team is aligned and has the proper balance of skills and training to execute and contribute to the overall asset management strategy.
  • Justify asset improvement and replacement projects that increase the reliability and sustainability of the production and facility assets.
  • Support projects with equipment updates, refurbishments, and new asset introduction
  • Participate in planning and executing turnarounds for the facilities.
  • Provide maintenance expertise in incident investigations
  • Set direction for maintenance organization and build organizational capability.
  • Perform performance reviews, skills matrix and training oversight, and recruiting.
  • Mentor the maintenance team to think strategically about downtime prevention and long-term resolution of equipment and maintenance problems.
  • Deploy continuous improvement methodologies to enhance the longevity and optimize the performance and availability of equipment and facilities.
  • Be an integral part of the team that sets priorities and reviews SOP’s.
  • Be involved in the design review of all MOC and technical documents related to mechanical equipment.
  • Support plant-based programs to improve asset efficiency, functionality, reliability, and O&M cost for all production facilities.
  • Monitor metrics, including equipment failure records, to track the results of maintenance efforts and provide trend information to the plant managers.
  • Identify and resolve recurring downtime / inefficient operational issues.
  • Comply with applicable State and Federal Regulations related to safety and the environment




  • Bachelor’s Degree with relevant maintenance experience. Will consider AS degreed candidates with 10+ years of equivalent experience with a strong maintenance background will be considered.
  • 7 + years of relevant experience in a process manufacturing environment; heavy industry preferred such as chemical, refinery, pulp/paper, and mineral processing operations.
  • 5+ years experience in a maintenance leadership role supervising both hourly and salaried employees
  • This person must have solid experience with a broad spectrum of maintenance disciplines, including preventative and predictive maintenance.
  • Must have experience with a CMMS system.
  • Experienced in implementing maintenance and reliability improvements related to rotating equipment, vessels, piping, heat exchangers, pumps, industrial ovens, substations, motors, conveyors, rotary dryers and other mechanical equipment.
  • Ready to “roll up sleeves” and work at all levels of the organization as circumstances require.
  • Possess strong technical knowledge of mechanical, and electrical equipment.
  • Exposure to Lean Six Sigma is preferred.
  • Budgeting experience preferred.
  • Strong analytical, verbal, writing, and presentation skills are required.
  • Union experience is a plus
  • Advanced education is a plus.
  • Professional training/certifications are a plus.

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