Jonesboro, Arkansas

Auto req ID: 247183BR
Job Description

  • Lead team of 5 to 20 hourly maintenance mechanics with varying levels of experience and education.

  • Responsible for people and team development, quality, performance, cost, service, and safety

  • Develop individuals and the team to solve technical and operational issues

  • Motivate the team to achieve performance targets

  • Organize and facilitate team meetings to achieve a continuous improvement process

  • Coach team members to use the process and facilitate problem-solving on the floor

  • Job level will vary based on experience and scope of the role


  • Build capability of maintenance technicians to reach short & long term performance goals

  • Improve team communication and engagement

  • Motivate team members to achieve plan goals

  • Solve daily operational issues

  • Administer policies and practices

  • Communicate cross-functionally to assist the team to solve operational issues

  • Organize and facilitate work team meetings (examples: pre-shift, roundtables, etc.)

  • Initiate and implement projects

  • Assure equipment reliability to maximize production line efficiency

  • Implement process enhancements

  • Utilize visual factory concepts to maximize asset utilization

  • Prioritize site maintenance opportunities

    Qualifications /Requirements:

  • Four years of technical or engineering degree required

  • Analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills required

  • Ability to think quickly, creatively and challenge the team to do the same

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Leadership and management skills required

  • Highly motivated, self-starter

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Computer literacy needed to work with software packages such as Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

  • Team building skills to lead the maintenance team and drive results

  • Knowledge of Allen Bradley PLCs would be beneficial

  • Financial knowledge would be beneficial

    Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
    Job Type: Regular

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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  • Jonesboro, Arkansas

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