Maintenance Supervisor Owensboro, Kentucky
Job Ref: 36688
POSITION: BOTTLING MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR
The Bottling Maintenance Supervisor supervises the skilled bottling mechanics and electricians to efficiently operate packaging lines; and responsible for anticipating and communicating relevant issues to the Bottling Maintenance Manager.
o Supports Bottling in accomplishing the production needs within safety, quality, budgetary and regulatory guidelines by ensuring timely and efficient maintenance of all bottling line and related equipment. Plans and implements operational and mechanical improvements. Assesses, analyzes, troubleshoots and determines solutions to mechanical problems, to support productivity of Bottling Maintenance Technicians. Contributes to the planning and evaluation of line changes. Provides direction to the installation and modification of equipment.
o Understand and comply with safety requirements of position; keep safety top of mind at all times and prevent co-workers from working unsafely. Report all safety concerns and all accidents and near misses immediately. Participate in safety inspections and accident investigations. Keep workplace clean and free of debris at all times
o Provides instruction and technical training to Bottling Maintenance Technicians, Machinists, mechanics and operators on equipment, procedures, and improving skill levels. Fosters teamwork, motivates, coaches, and develops subordinates. Creates and develops a personal development plan with the Sr. Bottling Maintenance Supervisor to improve a skill/competency that will develop personal skills and improve performance.
o Ensures adherence to applicable manufacturing standards. Analyzes and resolves quality problems relating to the Bottling Maintenance Department. Ensure equipment is set up, installed and maintained in such a manner that results in complete compliance with package specifications. Ensure adherence to Personal Safety, Food Safety, Quality and Environmental Policies and Practices.
o Continually seeks ways to reduce cost of operations. Works in concert with all bottling management and employees to ensure production quantity and quality that meets customer demands. Maintains supplies for the Bottling Maintenance Department while working to Ensure that defect free products are scheduled, produced and shipped, in full and on time to meet customer demand.
o Understand and work with established standards to deliver the highest and most consistent levels of excellent customer service.
o Ensure production efficiency within cost standards. Tracks efficiencies and production data to improve yields and output. Helps prepare and manage annual and longer term operating plans to reduce costs without sacrificing quality or quantity. Assists in annual budget preparation for the Bottling Maintenance Department.
o Behave as described by our core values of Integrity and Trust, Ethics and Values, Building Team Spirit, Fairness, Caring, Results, Managing and Measuring, Action Oriented, Priority Setting and Total Quality Management. Treat all employees with respect and dignity. Provides leadership to the Bottling Maintenance Department in a manner consistent with the culture of the company. Ensures employees are treated fairly and with respect. Creates a team environment where all employees are encouraged to make a difference in meeting and exceeding production goals.
o Perform job in a responsible manner and in compliance with Company procedures and applicable rules and regulations. Ensure all Bottling Maintenance Department employees perform in a manner necessary to meet regulatory requirements including OSHA, EPA and TTB regulations.
o Minimum of a High School diploma or GED
o Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience
o Strong analytical and problem solving skills
o Supervisory experience
o Working knowledge of MS Office Products (Word, Excel and Outlook)
o Bachelor’s Degree highly preferred
o Experience designing and/or implementing OSHA, HACCP, USDA programs
o Familiar with beverage processing and its associated equipment
o Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles