Scope of Position
Maintenance Manager will report directly to the General Manager and has a
dotted line to the Plant Managers (Dorchester & Allendale). Under general
direction; this individual is responsible for managing, supervising and
coordinating the maintenance and repair of all mechanical, electrical, and
instrument and control systems to ensure continuous and safe plant operations.
In addition, communicate objectives, participate in the selection of personnel,
and train and evaluate assigned personnel in accordance with Company policies
and government regulations.
Reports to: General Manager
Division/Department: Operations and Maintenance
Location: Dorchester, SC
While performing the
duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to use written and oral
communication skills, read and interpret data, information and documents;
analyze and solve complex problems, observe and interpret situations, use math
and mathematical reasoning; deal with changing, intensive deadlines, and
interact with internal and external clients. Occasional overnight travel (up to
20%) by land and/or air.
· Establish and
maintain the preventative maintenance schedule, activities and personnel in
accordance with approved schedule.
· Ensure the repair of
all electrical, mechanical, and instrument and control equipment. Provide for
emergency/temporary repairs as needed: plan and schedule permanent repairs.
· Organize and assign
work within the department to optimize the use of personnel and their skills.
quotes/proposals from external firms. Coordinate and inspect the work of
outside contractors. As necessary.
· Ensure adequate
inventory of parts, tools, and equipment: order parts as needed.
· Receive, inspect and
store all incoming equipment, tools, parts and supplies. Verify with purchase
orders and arrange for return of incorrect of defective items.
· Provide technical
assistance and support to other departments and assist in troubleshooting and
· Ensure the cleaning
and maintenance of plant facilities and grounds.
· Ensure the
maintenance of preventative and repair work records and logs.
· Provide input to the
plant's operating budget relative to maintenance activities.
improvements and upgrading of equipment as appropriate.
· Develop and maintain
effective relationships with employees, contractors and vendors.
· Develop and maintain
professional competence in electrical and mechanical systems maintenance and
· Provide input and
prepare reports as required.
· Adhere to all
applicable health & safety, environmental and administrative policies,
procedures and regulations.
· Maintain a safe work
environment though job planning, housekeeping and identification and correction
· Record all stock
received including date received, vendor, invoice number, etc.
· Maintain the tool
room, issue and recover tools, parts, and supplies as necessary.
· Attend morning,
monthly and quarterly meetings with staff.
· Attend training,
implement and pursue personal development goals.
· Other duties as
Valid Driver’s License
· A Bachelor's degree
in engineering or a bachelor’s degree in business / or extensive maintenance
experience is required.
· A minimum of 10 to 15
years of experience in solid fuel power plant.
· A minimum of 10 years
of progressive supervisory experience.
· Extensive experience
in the use of personal computers and numerous software applications such as Excel,
Word, MS Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, etc.
· Ability to
productively work independently and as an overall integral team member.
· Must have strong
communication skills and the ability to effectively organize and facilitate
Supervises/manages/directs the selection, training, development,
appraisal and work assignments of personnel.
Supervise and coordinate activities to meet department objectives.
Participate in the selection process, assign responsibilities,
schedule personnel and provide support as required.
Train personnel in accordance with company policies and government
Identify problems and implement corrective actions as required.
Prepare appropriate reports, recommendations and maintain
documentation as required
Complete performance appraisals and development plans with
employees and provide necessary followup.
· Ability to understand
complex contractual issues as they relate to plant maintenance.
· Ability to handle
quick changing situations under stress and to work extended hours on short
notice if and when required.
· Travel to other plant
locations and to corporate will be required.
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