At Danone, Manufacturing the best products and supplying them to meet demand is a key driver for our plant teams.
We have an opening for a Maintenance Supervisor based in City of Industry, CA! The Reliability Leader supports a Business Unit with multiple lines, value stream teams, or technology groups. The Reliability Leader is directly responsible for planned maintenance pillar activities and leadership of mechanics supporting their team on a 24/7 basis. They should display servant leadership abilities that help empower mechanics and line team associates to higher performance levels and greater morale.
Additional responsibilities you will have,
Ensure the safety of our people and our products always
Attend and Support all line meetings as part of the Daily Direction Setting (DDS) process
Work with Production Leaders and OpEx Leaders in the development and execution of Plan for the Day and loss elimination activities.
Communicate metrics for maintenance and reliability activities. Owns and drives improvement around planned and unplanned downtime, # breakdowns, MTBF & MTTR metrics for their lines.
Owns Breakdown Elimination, Defect Handling, & Planning and Scheduling. Coaches teams through effective execution of these processes and builds capability and ownership of these systems down to the team level over time.
Meet with each shift daily to review work completed and provide direction and follow up
Maintain Maintenance schedules for owned lines and ensure adequate coverage in a consistent and equitable way that is consistent with the contract and state regulations
Create daily assignments for mechanics on each shift the support planned maintenance and loss elimination initiatives. Focuses on engaging mechanics in proactive work that will improve line predictability/stability.
Provides resourcing and support to line owned autonomous maintenance activities
Follow up on safety, quality and major losses with root cause analysis
Support off shift critical work and emergency repairs where required
Identify gaps and roadblocks to successful execution of line maintenance plans and develop plans to close gaps
Monitor metrics, develop plans, and propose solutions for improvement
Participate in the annual budgeting process, support cost goals, and identify productivity opportunities
Support Planned Maintenance Pillar, System and Tools implementation
Support Systems and Equipment Ownership capability development
Lead and Support Early Equipment Management Activities, including possible startup leadership for projects within their area
Will be a member and valued contributor to one of Danone’s Operational Excellence Pillars
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field with five to ten years related experience and/or training preferred.
Equivalent work experience and training will be considered in lieu of a degree.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Understand TPM and continuous improvement methods
Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources
Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance
Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of houses, buildings, or other structures
Computer literacy in programming and ladder logic
Knowledge of OSHA, local, state, and federal health and safety regulations
Have the skills to communicate effectively in a technical manner with other Danone Associates and Danone Contacts. This may include Outside Vendors, Suppliers, Contractors, and Customers. The format may be either written in the form of a report or verbal during discussion.
Have the skills to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations that Maintenance encounters
Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed
Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
Must be able to interpret an extensive variety of technical data in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables to arrive at a reasonable solution
The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences
The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand
Additional Salary Information: Medical, dental, and vision
Flex time off
Employee referral program
About Danone North America
One of the largest B corps in the world! At Danone, we are poised to make an even greater difference in the world and aspire to bring health through food to as many people as possible. We are one of the top 15 food and beverage companies in the US that manufacture fresh dairy, organic dairy, plant-based, fresh foods; and coffee creamers and beverages.