Sep 02, 2021

Maintenance Manager

  • Nestle Purina
  • Allentown, PA, USA; Davenport IA; Hartwell, GA
Full-time Management - Maintenance

Job Description

As the Maintenance Manager, you will oversee all maintenance operations at the Allentown, PA, Hartwell, GA, or the Davenport, IA Factory.  This includes equipment and facilities maintenance, storeroom functions, and management of repair budget for optimal results.  This position is also responsible for safe work practices and providing quality services for all departments.

Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Direct and coordinate the activities of the maintenance department to install and maintain equipment to achieve maintenance targets including utilization, unplanned stops, and breakdowns.
  • Oversees technical storeroom activities to ensure acceptable inventory level and technical stores workgroup.
  • Manages maintenance spending to achieve department’s budget.
  • Recommends capital expenditures for acquisition of new equipment within limits of the organizational budget.
  • Direct activities and develop personnel within the maintenance department.
  • Build training plans for the department including technicians, supervisors and planners.

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent with 5+ years of experience in a maintenance role within a manufacturing environment, and 4+ years of supervisory experience,


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or a related discipline with 3+ years of experience in a maintenance role within a manufacturing environment, and 2+ years of supervisory experience.


It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace. 

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