Maintenance Engineer

Reference Number: 060719alm
Location: Knoxville, TN


Our client is a medium sized US based manufacturer of components for the medical device and other industries. This is one of their smaller plants (~ 100 people), but their most profitable plant. This position reports directly to the Plant Manager and has far less bureaucracy and organizational layers (i.e.; company politics) than you’ll find in similar roles at most other mfg organizations. 

In this role you’ll lead 5 – 7 technicians, plus an Environmental Engineer. The position will lead the planning, organizing and directing electrical, electronic and mechanical repairs including installation of new equipment, modification and upgrade of plant facilities and equipment. Experience in developing methods to increase machine uptime utilizing lean manufacturing techniques and PM.

To be considered for this position you’ll need to have:

  • BS degree in Engineering or similar BS – Technical Degree,
  • Plus 3 or more yrs experience in a similar Maintenance Engineering or Maintenance Leadership role including project management experience.
  • Manufacturing experience in a continuous mfg process a plus.
  • Must have Electrical/PLC's experience (Required)

Salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits and work environment. Relocation assistance available. Client is not willing to sponsor a US Work Visa.