Green Mountain Coffee Plant Maintenance Manager - Windsor in VA, Virginia

The Plant Maintenance Manager is responsible for the overall performance and operating results of the Maintenance Department at one of Keurig’s largest manufacturing plants. This position provides leadership of the site Maintenance team, with direct reports including Maintenance Coaches, technicians, clerks and coordinators. The Plant Maintenance Manager is responsible for developing and improving asset utilization, uptime and production throughout the plant by implementing proven Professional Maintenance and reliability improvement processes. This position ensures responsive and proactive maintenance support to all plant partners by implementing sound work management processes. The Plant Maintenance Manager is accountable for the department budget, professional and technical development of staff, and achieving maintenance metrics. This position is responsible to seek methods to reduce utilities consumption and protect the environment.

What you will do:

  • Defines and executes department goals supporting Total Productive Manufacturing (TPM) objectives, including the development and implementation of strategies, processes and programs. Measures and reports on performance, and holds team accountable for achieving goals.

  • Oversees and supports the professional development of the maintenance team members; motivates, coaches and develops a diverse, high performing and engaged team to meet established goals and build organizational capability.

  • Responsible for development, implementation and analysis of working methodologies in order to improve factory efficiency and reliability, increasing asset utilization, reducing cost.

  • Champions, drives and measures improvement initiatives to reduce equipment downtime, improve equipment availability, and improve overall equipment effectiveness (OEE), through establishment of predictive maintenance program.

  • Effectively communicates change by championing within the site and network, prompting questions and promoting team-based behavior. Uses active listening and facilitation skills to ensure understanding and engage problem solving.

  • Manages stockroom operation that provides repair parts for critical process equipment, as well as necessary consumables for the plant.

  • Responsible for maintaining yearly maintenance budget.

  • Responsible to report food safety, quality and regulatory compliance to plant or division personnel with authority to initiate action.

  • Performs other duties as requested by management.

  • Follows all Keurig Green Mountain policies and procedures, and ensures team compliance to all company and regulatory policies.

What you must have:

  • Bachelor Degree in Technical area preferred (Engineering or related field of study) with 7 – 10 years manufacturing experience, preferably in fast paced food, pharmaceutical or beverage products environment.

  • Previous department or team leadership experience preferred, demonstrating 7 years of increasing levels of responsibility.

  • Experience developing TPM from the production floor through direct reports, essential.

  • Demonstrated ability to support a long-term maintenance plan, with improvements in Reliability, KPIs and Cost savings.

  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate cross-functionally with multiple stakeholders and manage projects around process improvement.

  • Working experience with order fulfillment, manufacturing or maintenance management, team development and project management is also required.

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule across multiple shifts, be on-call, and travel as necessary.

  • Ability to uphold Safety standards, Good Manufacturing Practices and SQF (Safe Quality Food) standards and compliance.

  • TPM Certifications, Lean Six Sigma, and/or continuous improvement strategy highly desired.

  • Strong experience with plant maintenance software; SAP highly preferred.

  • Ability to constantly lift, bend, stretch, and stand during entire shift.

Keurig is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory completion of a reference check, background check, drug/alcohol test, and documented proof of work authorization. In addition, some roles require a pre-employment medical examination to determine your ability to perform the essential duties of the job.

Job: *Production/Manufacturing

Organization: *Product Supply

Title: Plant Maintenance Manager - Windsor

Location: Virginia-VA - Windsor

Requisition ID: 1700806