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Maintenance Manager

Date: May 17, 2019

Location: Lenoir, NC, US

Company: Sealed Air Corporation

Sealed Air Corporation is a knowledge-based company focused on packaging solutions that help our customers achieve their sustainability goals in the face of today’s biggest social and environmental challenges. Our portfolio of widely recognized brands, including Cryovac® brand food packaging solutions and Bubble Wrap® brand cushioning, enable a safer and less wasteful food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.5 billion in sales in 2017 and has approximately 15,000 employees who serve customers in 122 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Overview


This position works independantly and/or in conjunction with Process Engineers, Value Stream Leader, Group Performance Leaders, and/or production, and quality to improve and/or troubleshoot present processes as well as reliability and functionality of equipment. Lead in the creation, development,and improvment of equipment and processes as well as expansion of current equipment to improve safety, improve quality, improve reliability, and increase output. Manage exsisting technology and new technology on manufacturing equipment.




  • Working independently or with others developing improvement in current equipment in operation or layout of new equipment.
  • Serves as a technical lead for equipment and process improvement projects.
  • Interacts and oversees equipment modifications, upgrades, maintenance, and new installations.
  • Interacts with customers, R&D, Business Unit Leaders, and other Engineering functions, to assist process issues, and quality concerns.
  • Stays abreast of new equipment / process developments in the Plastics Extrusion field.
  • Serves as a process expert in troubleshooting manufacturing problems.
  • Identify, recommend and assist with upgrades for obsolete equipment, controls, and programs.
  • Manage maintenance team of a 24/7 operation.
  • Define training needs of maintenance team to grow technical skills set to support new equipment  technology.




Required Qualifications


  • Demonstrated flexibility within a fast-paced, complex manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills along with professional presentation and negotiation skills.
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering Required. Bachelor of Science in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering preferred. Experience in field 4 years or more.
  • Knowledge of statistical techniques and tools, their use and interpretation.
  • Requires ability to manage projects, processes, and people.
  • Has demonstrated ability to work independently and focus on critical project parameters that determine success or failure.
  • Self-starter capable of working independently with minimal supervision.
  • PLC experience is preferred.


Additional Qualifications


  • Comply with all established facility safety rules and policies.
  • Attend and participate in monthly safety meetings.
  • Required to wear safety shoes as well as standard site PPE.
  • Works around rotating equipment, hot polymers, and high noise environments.
  • Report unsafe conditions or injuries immediately.


Requisition id: 27254 

Relocation: Yes  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. Sealed Air participates in the E-Verify Program (US sites only).


Nearest Major Market: Hickory

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