Chicago manufacturing recruitment firm seeks a Maintenance Manager

Kappa Search Inc. is a technical recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, technology, operations and technical sales recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Manager as follows: The Maintenance Manager is responsible for leading and guiding maintenance activities as well as Machinery performance.



  •  Supervise a staff of maintenance personnel.
  • Development and training of maintenance staff
  • Perform root cause analysis on equipment failure
  • Maintain and organize inventory to ensure an efficient workforce.
  • Cover proper maintenance techniques and practices to make production more efficient.
  • Maintains a safe and healthy work environment


Job Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree preferred
  • Minimum seven years of progressive maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience in 5S and Lean manufacturing
  • Experience working with hydraulics, electrical, mechanical systems including PLC control and adjustable frequency drives (A/C motor control)
  • Strong communication skills, ability to speak Spanish a plus