BattleCreekRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Battle Creek jobs

Maintenance Manager

Company: Magna International
Location: Battle Creek
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Job Description:

Job Number: 34661
Group: Cosma International
Division : CCMi
Job Type: Permanent/Regular
Location: Battle Creek

Group Description
Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.

Role Summary To provide maintenance support to all other departments to ensure product quality, customer schedules and projects are completed timely while ensuring the safety of the Maintenance team, and those members that interact with the Maintenance team, in the production environment. Overall management of the Maintenance Department.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, ability and essential duties required to successfully perform this job. -Reasonable accommodations
Key Responsibilities Responsible and accountable for all three shifts of maintenance activities
Manage all facility activities and personnel reporting to this position
Maintain effective communication and coordination with all internal customers, plant management and team members; maintain positive team member relations; listen to issues and concerns and respond (C48) within 48 hours
Follow the principles of the Magna Employee Charter
Promote and practice "safety first" by immediately addressing any hazards, defective equipment or unsafe conditions within the department, manufacturing floor and work stations
Address unsafe performance of team members either through training or progressive discipline as appropriate
Ensure that all training, licenses, reports and documentation that is required for LOTO, Fall, Crane, Boom, 5s, Fire Exit, Waste, PPW, Confined spaces, Forklift, Incident Reports and Blood Borne are being completed and maintained
Ensure all Maintenance team members attend required safety and shift communication on a daily and weekly basis to ensure all safety related training and communication is received in a timely manner
Support all accident incident investigations in the plant as needed, and ensure all such investigations involving a member of the maintenance team are completed in full and turned into the HSE team within 24 hours of the incident
Oversee and direct Maintenance team members on all three shifts in safe, quality-minded and productive manner with a sense of urgency to attain production priorities as scheduled
Maintain effective department communications through a prioritized work list, plant meetings, daily meetings, and weekly department meetings
Maintain and continuously improve department organization and housekeeping standards
Facilitate natural cross functional work teams by rotating team members through all areas of plant
Determine, achieve and improve productivity, quality, environmental, health and safety goals
Support new program launches
Provide motivation and a results-oriented environment
Review all major department projects from start to finish to insure proper techniques are being used
Report on status of departmental projects as required
Conduct performance evaluations of Maintenance staff as specified by company goals
Ensure all team member documentation is maintained
Sign all departmental purchase orders to insure items are needed and best quality for least cost
Interface with maintenance vendors and material suppliers to insure purchase of proper materials
Utilize lessons-learned philosophy in continuous improvement activities
Complete preventive maintenance program on time
Create and maintain a predictive maintenance program and maintain preventative maintenance and work orders as needed.
Perform downtime analysis on all major breakdowns
Complete correspondence, forms and reports in Microsoft Office and other required programs
Handle confidential information on a regular basis
Encourage safety and housekeeping practices and lead by example
Promote and facilitate Open Door Process without reprisal, effective communication and Fair Treatment
Participate in Continual Improvement activities
Adhere to customer requirements, Business Operating System and company policies
Perform other duties as assigned

Key Qualifications/Requirements Able to demonstrate understanding of how job performance affects product quality and customer satisfactions
Able to work well with others; build and maintain positive team member relations
Able to prepare, read and interpret written reports, instructions, procedures and guidelines
Able to effectively present information and respond to questions from management, team members, suppliers and customers
Able to maintain confidentiality, and use discretion and tact
Able to manage and schedule multiple priorities and meet deadlines
Able to work flexible hours as needed
Able to use computer software as required
Must be able to understand written instructions

Education, Skills and Experience Required

High school diploma, GED or equivalent experience preferred
Must have excellent human management skills, be decisive and always setting a good example
Must have a positive attitude
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent equipment diagnostic skills
Journeyman status preferred
Knowledge of departmental processes and procedures to include:
Hydraulic and pneumatic systems
Mechanical power transmission
Combustion gas train
HVAC, Electrical systems and electronics
Gas, MIG and TIG welding
Schematics and blueprint reading
OSHA regulations and National Electrical Code
Preventive Maintenance procedures
DOL Apprenticeship program
Additional Information Work Environment

Includes office and manufacturing plant
Must be able to perform all essential functions as appropriate on the plant floor, in meetings, and with employees of all departments, management, customers and suppliers
Provide support for three shifts and weekend production schedule
Flexible hours and able to work additional hours as required
Must be available for international business travel as necessary
The plant floor is characterized by temperature extremes, loud noise and considerable tow motor traffic
Handle multiple priorities and able to meet deadlines

Other Considerations

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the team member occupying this position. Team members will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by their leader and/or manager.
A review of this description has excluded the marginal functions of the position that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties. All duties and requirements are essential job functions.
Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other team members.
Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the incumbent will possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently.
This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise.

Keywords: Magna International, Battle Creek , Maintenance Manager, Professions , Battle Creek, Michigan

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Michigan jobs by following @recnetMI on Twitter!

Battle Creek RSS job feeds