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Maintenance Supervisor

Company: Rice Lake Weighing Systems
Location: Cameron
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

At Shadow Plastics, the Maintenance Supervisor leads maintenance processes for all manufacturing facility equipment. This includes troubleshooting and repairing equipment, mechanical, electrical, extrusion machines, hydraulic systems; repairing all standard equipment, forklifts, general building etc. Ensuring preventative maintenance, trouble-shooting and repairs are completed in a systematic and timely-manner to help maintain production requirements. Also, assisting with new equipment set-up, building fixtures as necessary for manufacturing departments, and overall general maintenance. The supervisor will mentor, train and delegate maintenance tasks and projects to teammates.
All employees are asked to work in a manner in which quality of work and safety are top priorities. This is achieved by following established safety procedures, passing compliance training and following work instructions and safety guidelines while keeping work areas safe, clean and organized. Other job functions as assigned.

Trouble shooting equipment and finding solution for maximum performance capabilities
Repairing machines and equipment in a safe yet timely manner to limit shut downs
Preventative maintenance of all shop equipment for supporting ongoing productivity expectations
Working on equipment and performing maintenance from various heights
Some travel for training and to help support other satellite facilities and processes

May collaborate with engineers, production personnel, programmers and other departments to resolve machining or assembly problems and needs
Perform other general shop duties as required
Other job functions as assigned

Continuously walking and standing on concrete floors
Frequent lifting and carrying of less than 20 pounds
Occasionally lifting and carrying 25-50 pounds and on seldom occasions up to 100 pounds with carts and other lifting devices
Frequently pushing and pulling of carts with tools and equipment repair needs
Frequent handling and gripping of parts and hand tools
Frequent use of sensory perception - vision, hearing, space and forms
Frequent reading and troubleshooting
Frequent twisting from bench to machine
Frequently reaching above and below shoulder level
Work environment is both inside and outside with ongoing and frequent temperature fluctuations (summer/hot and winter/cold)
Work environment has constant manufacturing noise, machine tooling dust and machine vapor fumes
Climbing, crawling and comfortable working from varying heights
Frequent use of oils and chemicals for cleaning, etc.
Personal protective equipment for this position is constantly required
Please refer to the physical demands analysis for additional details
Education and Experience
High school diploma or equivalent
Three (3) or more years maintenance experience or equivalent maintenance
Experience with plastics or extrusion equipment preferred
Safety experience and understanding required
OSHA training desired
Skills and Abilities
Education and Experience
High school diploma or equivalent
Five (5) or more years machine shop maintenance experience or equivalent maintenance
One (1) or more years of experience with electro-mechanical equipment repairs
Two (2) or more experience mentoring, training and leading others with maintenance processes
Some experience with electrical codes and standards
Some experience with robotic equipment and laser cutting systems desired
Safety experience required
OSHA training desired

Skills and Abilities
Strong leadership abilities
Good communication and organizational skills
Able to repair CNC and other shop equipment
Strong electrical skills
Visual basic programming experience desired
Experience working with various voltages (i.e. 110, 208, 220, 480)
PLC experience
Good fabrication and welding skills
Exceptional safety skills
Good blueprint reading skills
Good general math and trigonometry skills
Knowledge and experience with measuring, hand and power tools
Strong inspection and troubleshooting skills
Strong reading, interpretation and application skills
General understanding of computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
Good teamwork skills and ability to collaborate with others
Capable of setting up and accurately interpreting various inspection gauges.
Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions
Certificates, licenses, training, or other job-related requirements


Keywords: Rice Lake Weighing Systems, Minneapolis , Maintenance Supervisor, Professions , Cameron, Minnesota

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