Chicago manufacturing recruitment firm seeks a Maintenance Engineering Manager

Kappa Search Inc. is a technical recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, operations and technical sales & supply chain recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Engineering Manager as follows: The Maintenance Engineering Manager is responsible for creating machine modifications and improvements to better our clients organization.


  • Supervise employees from the day-to-day operations of the organization to create the best performance.
  • Assist and maintain the maintenance/repair function.
  • Design parts using CAD or other 3D design software.
  • Use databases and spreadsheets to note machine competence and maintenance schedules.
  • Preserve a safe work environment and to encourage safety
  • Investigate spare parts necessary for the continuous operation.
  • Preserve security and integrity of the facility and surrounding area

Job Requirements:

  • BSME or manufacturing engineering
  • Experience with mechanisms or machine tools
  • Hands on experience with mechanical, hydraulic and electrical systems
  • CAD/3D software experience
  • Experience supervising a team