Maintenance Supervisor

Wake Forest, NC 27587

Posted: 11/08/2018 Employment Type: Full Time Direct Hire Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: NC -414 Pay Rate: $20-$24/hr Branch: Raleigh, NC Division:

DIRECT HIRE OPPORTUNITY!! Our manufacturing client seeking a Maintenance Supervisor to manage the activities of the maintenance personnel and operational readiness of equipment and fixtures for the plant.

  • Great company benefits including Health care and 401k
  • Serve as a member of the company’s safety effort. Conduct departmental safety meetings; enforce the company’s safety regulations and work closely with the safety representatives/personnel to provide on-going safety improvements.
  • Plan the daily scheduling of maintenance personnel and their activities. Develop procedures for improving equipment maintenance and performance to increase “up-time”.
  • Work with outside vendors and equipment manufacturers; order and maintain spare parts inventory.
  • Perform various administrative tasks to include: Tracking labor hours, utilizing KRONOS timekeeping system, performance evaluations, recording statistics for planning purposes, and filling out purchase orders.
  • Hire, train, discipline and coach maintenance personnel on both Preventive and Corrective maintenance requirements. Responsible for the general supervision of the maintenance department.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of complicated CNC automated equipment valued in excess of several hundred thousand dollars each.
  • Provide minor repairs and improvements for internal fabrication plant facilities. Works with the Fabrication Manager on larger repairs and projects as needed.
  • Responsible for the overall supervision of maintenance personnel assigned to multiple shifts.
  • Plan for the installation of large capital projects.


  • Formal technical training from a technical college or an AA degree required. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or comparable discipline preferred.


  • Five years progressive responsibility within a manufacturing maintenance arena.
  • Three years supervisory experience.


  • Knowledge and firm understanding of mechanical, electrical and pneumatic systems.
  • Manufacturing maintenance with strong interpersonal and leadership skills. 
  • Require organization, prioritization, discretion and good judgment in decision making and interpretation of information. 
  • Ability to work independently, take initiative and accept responsibility.
  • Ability to utilize time management to set and adjust priorities to maximize plant equipment effectiveness and think strategically to balance immediate needs with long-term objectives.
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects with critical deadlines. Ability to identify and utilize a variety of resources to complete assignments.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data and establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and implement solutions to complex problems.
  • Ability to lead and direct individuals to accomplish department and company objectives.
  • Ability to be sensitive and show positive regard for fellow associates and team and motivate individuals.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Skilled in the use of personal computers including: MS Office, Word, Excel, and company designed software programs.


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