Currently looking for a Plant Reliability Manager for a prominent food products manufacturer. The Plant Reliability Manager supports all maintenance and engineering efforts to
ensure reliability and maintain equipment, processes, utilities, facilities, controls, and safety systems. All of the Plant Reliability Manager’s work takes into account food quality, food safety and OSHA safety.
The plant site is in Wooster, Ohio (North Central Ohio). Compensation range is $85-110,000 plus bonus and excellent benefits. Relocation assistance is provided.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES OF THE PLANT RELIABILITY MANAGER
• Provide project support for both capital and continuous improvement.
• Asset management and reliability.
• Identify predictive and preventive maintenance tools to increase asset reliability.
• Participate in the development and adherence to design, control, and equipment standards.
• Develops and supports technical training.
• Leads root cause and problem solving initiatives.
• Participates in the plant PSM team.
• Provides support for the Plant Maintenance and Plant Engineering manager.
GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF THE RELIABILITY MANAGER POSITION
Plant Reliability Manager leads the plant’s continuous improvement efforts in conjuction with the Maintenance and Engineering departments. Leads projects which support predictive and preventative efforts in plant sustainability and reliability. Works with the Maintenance and Production departments to analyze efficiencies and downtime data in order to identify and implement solutions for chronic issues. The Plant Reliability Manager assures that equipment and utilities, serving the production process, operate at the highest level, ensuring food safety and quality across the plant.
The Plant Reliability Manager has the authority to take immediate corrective actions when dealing with Food Safety and Food Quality issues and is required to report these issues to his immediate supervisor and/or Quality Manager for further action if required. A designated employee, trained in the Plant Reliabilities Manager’s duties, fills in for the Plant Reliability Manager in their absence.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE RELIABILITY MANAGER
• Required Bachelor of Science degree in a technical, manufacturing, or engineering capacity.
• Seven years of experience in a food or dairy manufacturing/processing plant.
• Proven leadership ability
• Strong analytical and applied problem solving skills
• Familiarity with dairy and food plant operations
• Familiarity with cultured dairy products, procedures, and equipment
• Excellent computer skills
• Excellent personal organizational skills
• Ability to train and motivate others
• Maintenance experience
• Inventory management
• Experience in designing, setting up and running a maintenance department, including preventative maintenance programs.
• Memberships in professional organizations
Compensation: Compensation range is $85-110,000 plus bonus and excellent benefits. Relocation assistance is provided.
Apply for immediate, confidential consideration!