15 days old

Maintenance Supervisor

Detroit, Michigan
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3M is seeking a Maintenance Supervisor for the Coated Abrasives plant located in Detroit, MI. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter.  Here, you go.

Job Summary:

The person hired for the position of Maintenance Supervisor will provide leadership to the Detroit Abrasive plant’s Maintenance organization, including mechanical and systems control crafts.  Work order flow will be a significant focus of responsibility.  This position will also have responsibilities for Mechanical Integrity, Overhead Material Handling and Calibration programs.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Lead the Maintenance work team to promote and work in a safe culture to complete preventive maintenance and other work orders in a timely manner for building and production equipment. Oversees stock room transactions to promote accuracy.  Promote a continuous improvement culture to drive cost down while maximizing uptime.  Provide oversight to service providers that routinely provide maintenance services.  Provide technical assistance and training to technician staff.
  • Implements improvement ideas generated by self, team or other to maximize safety, uptime and minimize costs, including completion of LSS projects.
  • Determines work schedules and other resource needs, including materials or outside vendor requirements to complete required work.  Work with Production operations to schedule work schedules
  • Supports “Zero Injury” culture through safety promotion and effective investigations.  Support general site initiatives, including Business Transformation.  Acts as subject matter expert for BT implementation.   Supports engineering projects by serving as a site support contact.  Supports Mechanical Integrity requirements by acting as the site’s pressure vessel coordinator.  Provide oversight of the Overhead Material Handling Systems acting as site coordinator.  Supports Quality by acting as site calibration coordinator.  Provide assistance to outside agencies that may have regulatory oversight of facility operations.
  • This position requires 24/7 oversight of maintenance crews.

Qualified applicants will be required to take and pass 3M employment testing as a part of the selection process.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Possess an Associate’s Degree/Technical Diploma or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
  • Minimum five (5) years of maintenance experience in an industrial setting in a private, public, government or military environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Possess an Bachelor’s Degree in an maintenance or engineering displine (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution.
  • Prior Supervision experience in a Industrial Maintenance environment is desired
  • Skills include strong interpersonal skills to encourage individuals to perform at their highest potential.  The successful candidate must have the ability to effectively diagnose problems with equipment and to adapt to changing environment and customer needs. 

Location: Detroit, MI

Travel: May include infrequent travel for training and conferences

Relocation: Is authorized

This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.     

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).


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