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Maintenance Team Lead

US Nestle
St Joseph, MO 64501
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Maintenance Team Lead

Job Description
Prepare and process work orders; assign maintenance tasks by priority to insure efficient utilization of available manpower and material; instruct on maintenance techniques; inspect equipment for proper operation; assist in troubleshooting equipment problems.


Act as a team lead for maintenance personnel in performance of work and procurement of parts and materials. Be capable of making limited decisions based on immediate and available information.

  • Coordinates activities of personnel engaged in carrying out departmental objectives utilizing knowledge of company safety purposes, rules, regulation, procedures, and practices.
  • Reviews department's work load, schedules, status of on-going work, projects, and available personnel for work assignment in order to plan unit activities. Also observes personnel engaged in construction, installation, and preventative and routine maintenance on machinery and systems at a pet food manufacturing facility.
  • Be versatile in the use of SAP AMM maintenance management system. Be able to look up parts inventory, work order status, view maintenance plans, review time entry, and any other tasks as needed.
  • Support the efficient operation of the plant's utility systems including boilers, electrical, compressed air systems, and fire / water systems.
  • Ensure HVAC systems are functional and take maintenance action as needed.
  • Work closely with outside contractors related to plant systems. This includes supporting the development of service contracts and coordinating repair.
  • Supports the adherence of team to be accountable for applicable governmental legislated requirements such as EPA, USDA, FDA, and OSHA.
  • Insure accuracy and completeness of all assigned work. Work closely with all departments for minimal downtime of equipment and systems.
  • Accountable to verify that site GMP's are followed in the Maintenance Department and communicate other departmental discrepancies to appropriate supervision.
  • Be able to work on weekend, holidays, extended hours and various shifts when deemed necessary by maintenance management.
  • Education: Associate degree in Engineering/Maintenance associated field and/or equivalent experience.
    Experience ( Years/Type ): Must have a working knowledge of proper electrical maintenance procedures along with proper plumbing, HVAC, rigging, and welding techniques. Three years in industrial plant/ facility maintenance preferred .

    Job: Maintenance Team Lead

    Primary Location: St. Joseph, MO US

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    Career Area: Hourly

    Nestle Purina PetCare Company



    Posted: 2020-03-14 Expires: 2020-04-12

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