Ardagh Group
Supervisor, Maintenance (Seattle, Washington, US)
At a glance
Location: US-WA-Seattle Map
Posted: 08/17/2019
Closing: 09/16/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Ardagh Group
Job description

Ardagh Group is a global leader in glass and metal packaging solutions, producing packaging for the world’s leading food, beverage and consumer care brands. Ardagh Group has a truly global presence. We operate 109 glass and metal manufacturing facilities in 22 countries, employ over 23,500 people and have global sales exceeding US$8.2 bn.

At Ardagh we have a reputation for innovation; pushing the boundaries of what’s possible, pioneering new production methods, new design techniques and new ways to recycle and save energy. The unprecedented growth of our business has been driven by our unrivalled expertise, obsession with quality and commitment to continuous improvement.

We strongly believe that the success of our business depends on the success of our people. We strive to create working environments where our employees feel valued, can work to their full potential and where their achievements are celebrated. We are creating an exciting future for Ardagh that is built on our core values of trust, teamwork and excellence and we have opportunities in a wide variety of disciplines across our organization.

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Job description:

Responsible for supervising and coordinating the activities of hourly skilled maintenance and general labor employees. Effectively maximize the utilization of equipment through a sound preventative maintenance program to minimize downtime. Organize and coordinate the maintenance breakdowns of all equipment within assigned responsibility including maintaining a necessary inventory of replacement parts.

Provide regular training of personnel as needed to maintain new and existing equipment and ensure good GMP principles are followed. Develop and maintain a constant safety environment and provide necessary training updates while striving for zero accidents and complying with OSHA standards.

Develop and implement process controls to provide continuous improvement. Establish and maintain positive team relations with other departments, customers and the Union.

Maintain administrative records in a timely fashion necessary to comply with job requirements such as manning, scheduling, maintenance activities, and capital projects.

Comply with Environmental and Food Safety standards as set forth in plant policies/programs within Department responsibilities.

A minimum of an associate s degree in electronics electrical mechanical or related discipline is preferred. A minimum of five 5 years maintenance supervision in the manufacturing environment. Will consider extensive experience as an alternative to education including experience with electronics electrical and mechanical maintenance.

Must have excellent and effective problem solving, listening, written and verbal communication skills and exceptional interpersonal and organizational skills.

Our Vision and Values
The people that make up Ardagh Group share much more than a strong brand and an excellent reputation. We each share a common vision: to be the preferred packaging partner to the world’s leading brands. We will achieve our vision by delivering customer innovation, providing an inspirational environment for our people and creating sustainable value for our business through its growth and development.

Ardagh Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Supervisor, Maintenance (Seattle, Washington, US)