Maintenance Supervisor 3 in Elgin, IL at ITW

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

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  • Location:
    Elgin, IL
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Job Description

Business Description:
ITW Shakeproof serves major automotive OEMs and their tier suppliers with metal, cold-headed fasteners totaling approximately $160m in revenue.  In addition to ITW’s industry leading research and development capabilities, ITW Shakeproof enhances our customers’ competitive advantage by:

  • Maintaining advanced engineering and manufacturing facilities in North America.
  • Exchanging product, process, and benchmarking information with sister units worldwide.
  • Continually improving processes, material, and designs to ensure every product exceeds customer specifications while providing unparalleled value.
The Elgin location is responsible for successful product delivery to all of Shakeproof Automotive’s OEM and Tier/ Distribution customers. 

This position is responsible for the care and maintenance of all the production equipment, utilities and infrastructure; maintenance planning and scheduling, CMMS operation and functionality, and Maintenance staff.   Responsibilities include ensuring compliance with all applicable federal, state, local and environmental regulations.
  • Manage operational Maintenance functions, emphasizing safety, quality, and equipment efficiencies.
  • Responsible for elimination of waste associated with downtime and poor quality.
  • Utilize Maintenance systems to identify reliability opportunities in the manufacturing facility.
  • Establish methods to measure MTTR and MTBF data and other KPIs and implement a continuous improvement process.
  • Collaborate with the Production and Continuous Improvement teams to actively drive programs to completion.
  • Responsible for installation of all new assets implementing maintenance programs developed for Plant equipment.
  •  Ensure Maintenance team acquires or develops necessary skill sets to prevent premature equipment failure.
  • Promote skill development of the Maintenance team through effective leadership and strict adherence to standards.
  • Conduct performance appraisals and remediations necessary to ensure continuous personal growth o of Maintenance team members.
  • Prepare and manage Maintenance controllable expense budget, including: repair materials, outside services, utilities, and repair labor.
  • Conduct audits of work performed to insure it meets current standards and requirements.
  • Develop, recommend, and implement Maintenance process improvements using the ITW Toolbox (80/20, PLS, USa)
  • Review all processes and continuously identify areas for improved efficiency, productivity, and quality gains.
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation.
  • Identify and develop talent in order to maximize organizational effectiveness.
  • Participate in customer and internal safety audits, including environmental audits.
  • Resolve personnel issues while incorporating ITW values.
  • Lead weekly safety committee meetings.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Bachelor’s degree in technical field and/or related certification and experience.
  • Proven experience in maintenance role within Manufacturing environment.
  • Prior supervisory experience preferred.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and positive attitude towards continuous improvement and implementation of goals.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  •  Ability to build trust and confidence with employees and leaders.
  • Project positive and professional image in accordance with ITW values.
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, SharePoint, etc.) with emphasis on Excel.
  • AutoCAD and/or solid works.
  • Engineering degree.