Maintenance Recruiters | Maintenance Manager | Management Recruiters

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, maintenance and management recruitment and placement. We are currently recruiting for a Maintenance Manager as follows:

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee repairs and maintenance on fixed plant and heavy equipment.
  • Train and supervise mechanical supervisors and various maintenance mechanics
  • Instructing direct reports on the benefits of planned maintenance programs.
  • Design and implement preventive maintenance programs.
  • Supervise new equipment assembly and commissioning.
  • Equipment evaluation and selection.
  • Fills role of Plant Manager in his/her absence.
  • Prepare and administer annual maintenance budgets.
  • Ensures compliance with standard regulatory rules.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or equivalent preferred
  • Several years experience in a maintenance supervisory role involving heavy industrial equipment
  • Knowledge of welding and metal fabrication operations
  • Knowledge of common safety practices