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:
- 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.
- 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