Shift Manager

Company: The Judge Group ( Learn More )

General Information
4 Year Degree
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Job Description

Judge Direct Placement is seeking a degreed Shift Manager for a large food manufacturer in Indiana! This Manager will be responsible for both maintenance and operations work. He/She will be responsible for day to day leader duties (i.e. Kronos/payroll, associate reviews, coaching, etc.). The Shift Manager will be responsible for Strategic Improvement Projects (i.e. Green Belt Projects, Focus Team, etc.), assisting with maintenance planning, and leading some CI Initiatives (i.e. Kamishibai Boards, 5S, improving downtime, etc.). 

  • Handles Maintenance and Operations departments
  • Manage and improve new and existing equipment maintenance programs
  • Lead Root Cause Failure Elimination process to identify root cause and implement actions to prevent reoccurrence 
  • Manage the project engineer and supervise hourly technicians
  • Work with CI team to analyze downtime
  • Troubleshoot issues and develop action plans to minimize impact on equipment 
  • Assist in development and utilization of reliability metrics to measure performance
  • Review and critique PM execution and outage 
  • Provide long term planning for equipment and the facility
  • Assist with major equipment work scopes for bidding
  • Manage contractors during outages
  • Manage the capital budget for the facility
  • Build and maintain positive working relationships with all employees in the facility 

  • Requirements:
  • BS Engineering degree required
  • 4+ years’ operations and maintenance engineering experience
  • High speed food manufacturing experience 
  • CI/Lean experience 
  • Strong communication, leadership, and group facilitation skills

  • Job Requirements