Maintenance Engineering Manager

Novolex? employs over 10,000 people across the globe.?We strive to be the employer of choice in the global packaging industry. Novolex??Careers include manufacturing, engineering, procurement, supply chain,?finance, HR,?product development, sales, marketing and an ever-expanding array of others to support our continuing rapid growth. Our team is rich in diversity and our culture?encourages continuous personal growth and teamwork in all we do.

Job Title:

Maintenance Engineering Manager

Position Summary:

This position is for a hands on Engineering, Maintenance, & Reliability Leader with a minimum of five years engineering/maintenance experience.? This requires a strong mechanically and electrically oriented engineer with LEAN background and experience managing maintenance in a Total Productive Maintenance environment.

Essential Functions & Key Responsibilities:

Responsible for all maintenance programs including:

  • The installation and repair of all machinery / equipment.

  • Organizing and implementing preventive maintenance programs.

  • Controlling and improving the plant?s repair / maintenance spending.

  • Maintaining an effective maintenance management system and repair parts inventory control system.

  • Developing a repair and maintenance budget.

  • Developing and implementing the annual capital project budget.

  • Providing technical recommendations and implementations for continuous improvement in plant production processes.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Bachelor?s Degree (Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related Technical Discipline) or equivalent experience/education/training will be considered

  • 5-10+ years of relevant experience in a medium to heavy manufacturing environment preferred.

  • Strong mechanical, electrical and manufacturing process knowledge/experience.

  • Experience with Lean manufacturing/5S manufacturing activities desirable.

  • Analytical skills and understanding of problem solving techniques/tools, (ex. root cause analysis).

  • Data-driven, disciplined, objective and detail oriented.

  • Strong communication and team building skills.? Demonstrated ability to act as a business partner to ?see the big picture,? and work through ambiguity and change.

  • Computer knowledge with MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) and other basic computer tools and software

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship.

  • Successful completion of pre-employment background and drug screen.

  • Must be willing to travel 5-10%.

  • Basic understanding of PLC logic is desirable.

  • Minimum 5 years employee supervision experience.

  • Minimum 5 years of capital project management is a plus.

  • Experience working in a union environment is a plus.

About the Company

  • Novolex? is North America?s leader in packaging choice and sustainability.

  • Novolex? is headquartered in Hartsville, SC and has 62 facilities around the globe, including the worlds? largest closed loop plastic bag recycling plant located in Indiana. ?The company has over 10,000 employees in the US, Canada, Mexico and Europe.

  • The family of historic Novolex? brands includes Bagcraft? Packaging, Hilex Poly?, Fortune Plastics?, Duro Bag?, De Luxe? Packaging, Burrows Paper, Novolex Custom Film & Bag?, International Converter?, General Packaging? Products, Heritage Bag?, Burrows Packaging, Sheilds and?The Waddington Group.

  • Each of the Novolex? brands brings a unique sustainability and product story in plastic, paper, foil, recycling, or composting applications. The Novolex? brands are unified by four common values: Manufacturing Innovation and Quality; Service; Packaging Choice; and Sustainability.

  • Novolex? focuses on customers within the retail, grocery, convenience store, deli, food service, hospitality, institutional, processor and industrial markets. The Novolex? product portfolio and our engineered solutions are designed to meet customer packaging application needs in the areas of food contact, customer experience, resale items, checkout systems, can liners and packaging operations.

Our Mission

  • Novolex?s? mission is to continue a tradition of leadership established by our historic brands in the areas of packaging choice, customer service, manufacturing innovation, quality, and sustainability.

Our Vision Statement

  • To be a leading provider of packaging solutions that are environmentally friendly, create value for the customer and Novolex?, have excellent quality, and provide superior service.

  • We want to accomplish this with an entrepreneurial culture which drives operational excellence and proactively creates ecological solutions.

Our Environmental Mission
Novolex's?sustainability goal is to establish a viable environmental program and product line that:

  • Reduces the impact of plastic and paper on the environment through recycling and increased recycled content

  • Sets a high standard of industry leadership and corporate citizenship

  • Creates meaningful benefits for the environment and the community

  • Facilitates environmental action by retailers and the community

For more information on Novolex?, visit our website at:?www.novolex.com

Novolex does not publically post salary information on job boards.

The Company has reviewed this job description to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included. ?It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions and responsibilities. ?Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate. Pre-employment, as well as post-hire substance testing, is required for specified positions through Novolex. Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without Company sponsorship.

Novolex? is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all employment practices, including but not limited to, selection, hiring, promotion, transfer, and compensation to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, handicap or disability, genetics, citizenship status, service member or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. Any individual, who because of his or her disability, needs an accommodation in connection with an aspect of the Company?s application process should contact Jamie Wells at ?800-845-6051.
Novolex is an E-Verify Employer.
Following GMP in compliance with all food safety requirements.






Don't Be Fooled

The fraudster will send a check to the victim who has accepted a job. The check can be for multiple reasons such as signing bonus, supplies, etc. The victim will be instructed to deposit the check and use the money for any of these reasons and then instructed to send the remaining funds to the fraudster. The check will bounce and the victim is left responsible.

More Jobs

Engineering Manager
West Point, MS Sirius Technical Services
Engineering Manager
Mantachie, MS United Recruiters
Operational Excellence Engineering Manager
Jackson, MS Eaton Corporation
Mechanical Maintenance Engineer - Mixing Area
Clinton, MS Continental
Manufacturing Engineer Manager
Madison, MS Kasai North America, Inc