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Maintenance Supervisor

By November 23, 2022November 29th, 2022No Comments

#1785 Maintenance Supervisor

The Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for directing maintenance operations by setting goals, organizing, and assigning work, selecting and developing employees, and maintaining a productive work environment in order to meet established production schedules. This role will also be responsible for ensuring all safety, quality, and productivity processes and procedures are followed within areas of responsibility.


What You’ll Do:

  • Exhibit superior safety practices every day evidenced by outstanding housekeeping at all times
  • Exceed customer quality and service expectations through attention to detail
  • Direct, plan, and coordinate 2nd shift operations for the Maintenance department to minimize equipment downtime and maximize production
  • Develop and maintain an effective machinery maintenance program, including preventative maintenance
  • Ensure quality of repairs, scheduling of repair work, diagnosis of equipment problems, and adequate supplies of materials and/or parts required to complete repairs
  • Work closely with production control and manufacturing departments to schedule maintenance and/or repairs at appropriate times
  • Maintain close observation during shift operations, providing guidance concerning proper maintenance and manufacturing methods
  • Select and train employees in Foundry operations to ensure a sufficient work force to meet short and long-term objectives; evaluate work performance and counsel and coach employees to maintain efficient work performance
  • Analyze equipment or machine problems, quality problems, and production delays, expediting repairs and/or corrective actions to minimize downtime and work schedule interruption; coordinate all equipment repairs on night shift
  • Maintain open communications with employees and work with employees to mutually resolve problems to enhance morale
  • Maintain conformance with company policies and work rules and regulations
  • Carry out the proper use of safety equipment and maintain departmental housekeeping to produce a safe work environment; coach employees to reinforce safe work practices
  • Maintain awareness or improved operational methods, production processes or equipment which improve quality and efficiency and reduce cost
  • Maintain communications across all shifts in maintenance and with other departments to promote efficient operations; communicate suggestions and recommend solutions to problems to provide for an efficient operation

Why You’ll Love Working for Us:

  • Competitive pay
  • Company paid pension plan
  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Company paid Short-term Disability

What We Need from You:

  • High School diploma/GED required
  • Apprenticeship or related Associate’s degree or equivalent
  • Proven experience in supervisor role
  • Supervise highly diversified journey work; formulate innovative approaches
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Print reading experience

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $65,000.00 – $85,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • New Castle, IN 47362: Reliably commute or willing to relocate with an employer-provided relocation package (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • How many direct reports did you have?


  • Facilities maintenance: 3 years (Required)
  • Foundry: 3 years (Required)
  • Automotive: 3 years (Preferred)

Shift availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)
  • Night Shift (Preferred)
  • Overnight Shift (Preferred)

Work Location: One location