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SCOPE: Provide leadership for development of strategy to improve reliability and safety for Atchison Distillery, Protein and Starch (P&S) manufacturing, waste water treatment plant, special chemical modification (MOD B), alcohol and P&S storage areas and warehouses.
Advise plant leadership, the Directors of Engineering, the safety and environmental leadership, and the operations leadership on matters related to safety and environmental compliance, capital spending, plant process and performance.
To ensure that the Atchison processes and systems are operating within design criteria and regulatory compliance.
Provide technical inputs to identify, analyze, plan and implement reliability improvements in order to ensure plant capacity. Provide reliability information/guidance to the maintenance department to improve equipment reliability.
Provide leadership and guidance to the maintenance supervisors to insure compliance in all areas and the effective use of manpower. Coordinate any requested help for capital projects through the engineering group. Insure all member of the maintenance team are performing at the expected levels and monitor all yearly goals for completion.
1. Reports to: Plant Manager - Atchison
2. Direct Reports: Maintenance Supervisors; Maintenance Planner/Scheduler; Maintenance Clerk
3. Indirect Reports: Mechanical Journeyman & I/E Journeyman
1. Education and Training – Minimum Requirements
a.) B.S. or M.S. in an engineering discipline. MBA preferred.
2. Amount and Type of Experience
a.) Minimum 10 years of experience in maintenance management role with degree
b.) Must have previous experience managing a maintenance department in a manufacturing setting
c.) Experience setting vision for team - Proven tangible results of maintenance department improvements.
d.) SAP Experience Required
e.) Position requires a self-driven/self-motivated individual
f.) Competency with Microsoft Office, Excel, Word and Windows applications
g.) Strong preventative and predictive maintenance experience
h.) Requires strong multi-tasking skills
i.) Excellent verbal and written communication skills
j.) Strong problem solving skills
k.) Experience in Union setting a plus
3. Preferred Experience
a.) OSHA Process Safety Management
b.) Arc Flash Training
c.) Project Cost Estimation
d.) Project Management
e.) British Retail Consortium (BRC) requirements
Safety & Environmental
Maintenance Planning & Scheduling
DEPARTMENT: Atchison Facility