Maintenance Supervisor
INVISTA S.à r.l. 124 reviews - Victoria, TX

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INVISTA is a subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc., one of the world's largest privately-held companies. Koch companies employ about 60,000 people and have a presence in nearly 60 countries.

INVISTA is among the world's largest integrated producers of polymers and fibers, primarily for nylon, spandex and polyester applications. With a business presence in more than 20 countries, INVISTA delivers exceptional value for its customers through market insights, technology innovations and a powerful portfolio of global trademarks including LYCRA® fiber, COOLMAX® fabric, CORDURA® fabric, STAINMASTER® carpet, and ANTRON® carpet fiber. INVISTA's businesses include Apparel, Intermediates, Performance Surfaces & Materials, and Performance Technologies. You may not realize it, but INVISTA's products play a role in nearly every aspect of your life. For example, INVISTA fibers may be in your carpet, clothing or bedding--and INVISTA polymers may be in your car, food packaging or camping gear. We transform daily life through innovations that create long-term value for our customers and society. You can be a part of the difference by joining the INVISTA team.


The Maintenance Supervisor provides first line supervision that leads direct reports to meet plant objectives associated with Environmental/Health/Safety, Selection & Development, Manufacturing Reliability, Efficiency and Project Execution.

A successful candidate will have the following attributes:
• The ability to produce accurate, high quality work in a time-sensitive fast paced environment.
• The ability to organize, prioritize and own multiple tasks while meeting and/or exceeding deadlines.
• The ability to partner with site leadership to establish priorities and deliver results.
• Strong communication skills and proven success in communicating effectively with all levels.
• Initiative and ability to work independently and as part of a team with a strong sense of urgency.
•The ability to motivate, influence and drive good business decisions forward while working with a diverse workforce.
• Experience applying problem solving skills with the ability to identify key business drivers and delve into the details
Above all you will be expected to carry out all your activities with integrity, compliance and in a safe and efficient manner.

•Manage maintenance activities in meeting or exceeding environmental, safety and health objectives that support risk profile reduction
•Conduct and document daily toolbox safety meetings with crew
•Ensure mechanics adherence to safety and occupational health procedures
•Routinely audit work for safe behaviors, work quality and efficiency
•Conduct investigations as required and document findings with action items
•Actively support development of the maintenance safety committee
•Ensure mechanics receive training and development needed to support maintenance activities
•Ensure direct reports have appropriate expectations in place with line of site objectives and manages performance against them
•Support unit reliability objectives for quality, availability and production targets
•Work with reliability resources to develop reliability strategies and implement them for maintenance equipment
•Work with engineering project resources to support successful expense and capital project implementation
•Support and participate in audit activities as requested
•Manage maintenance resources to deliver low cost and high efficiency within the work control processes
•Utilize SAP to obtain information on scheduling, equipment history, spare parts, job plans and repair plans as required
•Manage crew activities to drive high schedule adherence
•Transfer craft resources after assessing the daily schedules to other supervisors as necessary to support schedule resource requirements in other areas
•Provide accurate and timely progress updates on managed work on a daily basis including contractor managed work in areas of responsibility
•Coordinate and direct activities associated with emergency work
•Monitor maintenance metrics and adjust to meet performance expectations
•Ensure accurate work order history is captured and entered into the SAP
•Manage maintenance work execution during all of the phases of pre-turnaround activities, turnaround (TA) execution, and post TA activities
•Work with TA work groups to develop resource plans for maintenance related staffing needs on turnaround events
•Provide plant-wide maintenance call coverage on rotating basis

Position Requirements:
•3 or more years’ maintenance experience in a lead position in a manufacturing environment or equivalent military experience; or a Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field plus 2 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment
• E xperience in Microsoft Office Software (Excel – sorting data, creating tables and creating graphs, Outlook – scheduling, Word – document creation/editing and PowerPoint – presentation creation/editing)
•Experience with computerized maintenance management systems such as SAP, Indus and/or Maximo
•Experience with P&IDs
Preferred Experience:
•3 or more years’ experience in maintenance supervision at a chemical or refinery plant with Process Safety Management (PSM) covered processes •Experience with planning, scheduling and materials managements in a CMMS system such as SAP

Physical Requirements (with or without accommodation):
•Able to wear all types of personnel protective equipment
•Able to climb stairs, ladders, scaffolding in operating unit
•Spend long hours standing
•Work in outdoor environment
•Work in noisy environment
•Willing to work in excess of 10 hours
•Must be able to take duty coverage during off hours on a rotating basis
•Must be available to work scheduled (planned) or unscheduled hours as needed to meet operating and/or business needs

We are an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

To be considered for this position, you must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship now or in the future.

Job Category : Operations/Manufacturing
Location : USA-Texas-VICTORIA-TX
Company : INVISTA S.à r.l.
Schedule : Full-time
Job Type : Regular
Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time

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124 reviews
INVISTA is one of the world's largest integrated producers of polymers and fibers, primarily for nylon, spandex and polyester applications....