Maintenance Supervisor- 2nd Shift


Eau Claire, WI, US, 54703

Perrigo Company is dedicated to making lives better by bringing Quality, Affordable Self-care products that consumers trust everywhere they are sold.  Help us do it.

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Description Overview

The Maintenance Supervisor has the responsibility to provide decision-making to Maintenance mechanics through Perrigo Maintenance Foundations using TPM as core basis of functioning and support for the safe, sanitary, and profitable operation of the manufacturing facility.  This includes the responsibility to ensure adequate team coverage and product integrity with accepted and approved GMP manufacturing and documentation principles. 

Multi-skilled individual with primary responsibility for facilitating (and performing) root cause analysis of technical issues affecting line efficiencies and driving action plans against key technical downtime causes.  In a proactive manner, lead the maintenance teams in execution of both planned and reactive maintenance work, including leading the coordination and execution of technical PM’s and daily preventative maintenance.  Must work with Engineers and Maintenance Planner to ensure optimal PM content and execution intervals for production equipment.  Must be able to lead skilled tradesmen and participate in maintenance activities in a hands-on fashion.

Scope of the Role

Daily Supervision:

  •   Review and complete daily Maintenance Foundation Documents; SAP/AMM and Record keeping
  • Supervise the daily activities and projects of maintenance personnel
  • Evaluate training needs to ensure that mechanics are properly equipped to perform their jobs.
  • Review and document team member's daily timecards, attendance records and provide input for team member performance evaluations
  • Ensure compliance with preventative and predictive maintenance, on time completion and regular reviews & updating PM Task while working with Planner for optimized PM’s
  • Daily and weekly alignment with Production and maintenance planners for PM Planning and scheduling cycles
  • Provide inputs for development of annual budgets for maintenance, engineering, and compliance.

Inter-Departmental Communication:

  • Write, review, and revise departmental SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures) related to Engineering and Maintenance
  • Develop and participate in production efficiency improvements utilizing problem solving tools
  • Participates in Perrigo Work System (PWS) tasks such as Shift Hand Over (SHO) meetings, Daily Operational Review (DOR) meetings, Root Cause Analysis (RCA) problem solving, Breakdown Analysis (BDA), Engineering DMAIC’s and White Belt Projects. Reviews key performance indicators for daily performance. 
  • Participate as a core member of TPM-PM Pillar and PWS Teams, owning Systems and Tools
  • Responsible for Spares parts availability & review on weekly, monthly, and annual basis 
  • Prepare for and facilitate team meetings when required. Provide daily/weekend support.  
  • Work closely with Engineering, Safety, Production, Quality, and all support functional groups

Vendors & Contractor Coordination:

  • Work with and supervise outside contractors and field service technicians
  • Write work orders, coordinate P.O.’s and estimates 
  • Communication and coordination with Vendors for spares and after sale support for maintenance

Safety and Environmental:

  • Follow factory safety & environmental objectives & targets 
  • Follow the plant safety rules, report incidents & unsafe conditions immediately 
  • Maintain compliance with regulations and refer to the Safety & Environmental Management System(s) on all related procedures and programs. 
  • Understand the environmental aspects of the position and take action to reduce these environmental impacts by conserving paper, electricity, water etc. Will also recycle all appropriate materials (paper, plastic, food, etc.)

Experience Required

  • Associates Degree (preference in electromechanical or related engineering field) with 5 years of maintenance experience or Technical Diploma (preference in electromechanical or related engineering field) with 7 years of maintenance experience;
  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering or related field preferred 
  • 1 to 3 years of Supervisory experience, preferably in a union environment. 
  •  Experience with automation systems for process controls preferred
  • Experience in a food or pharmaceutical manufacturing environment. 
  • TPM experience

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We are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or other characteristics protected by law.  Our full Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement is available on our main career site in English and Spanish and will be provided in other accessible forms for persons with disabilities. #DIV

Nearest Major Market: Eau Claire