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Maintenance and Facilities Manager

Mission Statement:

Lead the factory Maintenance team in the planning and implementation of initiatives that maintain and improve the reliability, effectiveness and/or efficiency of equipment, technical infrastructure, production lines and/or facilities.  Develop and implement equipment life cycle management procedures for optimizing costs and profitability.

Main Accountabilities:

  • Maintenance Budget:  Proposes and manages the annual maintenance budget.  Monitors the costs and effectiveness of activities to optimize resources and determines actions to cost issues as necessary.
  • Production Line Maintenance:  Collaborates with the Engineering department in the definition of maintenance plans for new production lines and recommends methods to improve reliability, ongoing maintenance and safety of equipment.
  • Maintenance Policies:  Defines maintenance policies and processes that drive maximum efficiency of equipment, production lines, and/or facilities.  Develops and implements life cycle management procedures for all new and existing equipment.
  • Improvement  Projects:  Develops and proposes improvement projects for processes and production lines to reduce both ordinary and extraordinary maintenance.
  • Health, Safety and Environment (HSE):  Ensures that Group and local health, safety and environmental guidelines and directives are implemented and understood to ensure safety of people and resources.
  • People Leadership and Development:  Ensures (with HR Manager Support) that the area of responsibility is properly organized, staffed, skilled and directed.  Guides, motivates and develops direct and indirect subordinates within HR policies.

Location South Boston, Virginia, United States of America
Job type Full time
Experience Management
Job function Engineering & Science
Contract Regular
Publication date 2024-02-20
Reference number R0044583

About Hitachi Energy

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world’s energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.

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