Engineering & Maintenance Manager

Reference Number: 060319alm
Location: Alexandria, VA

Engineering & Maintenance Manager
Alexandria, VA 

Our client is a very well established 150 yr old global manufacturing company. However, you’ll be working in a mfg plant of ~ 60 people, so you’ll have the best of both worlds; The security of working for a stable global company with plenty of resources, plus working in a small plant environment with a family friendly culture and very low employee turnover.

We are looking for an Eng and Maint Mgr to join the plant leadership team. The successful candidate will have:

  • BS – Engineering Degree
  • Plus ~ 10 yrs Engineering and Maint experience in a mfg plant environment.
  • High speed consumer packaging experience much preferred (ie; experience with high speed automated mfg equipment).
  • Maintenance supervision experience needed.
  • Other experiences we’re looking for; strong Lean / Six Sigma background (Green Belt Certification preferred), Experience with TPM and Predictive Maintenance, Project Engineering experience (Capital Equipment, installations, commissioning, etc), Safety / Environmental compliance.

You’ll supervise 3 Maint Techs. The role is ~ 60% Maintenance and 40% Project Engineering. The plant has made significant automation investments over the past few yrs and is a cost competitive operation. We’re looking for someone who will drive further process improvements and help continue their lean manufacturing / continuous improvement journey.

Compensation will be in the low $100’s, plus performance bonus eligibility. A competitive benefits package includes company matched, fully vested 401k and health/dental/vision insurance. Relo assistance is available. Client is not willing to sponsor a US Work Visa.