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Maintenance Manager (Group Maintenance Leader)


Nijmegen, NL, 6545 AH

REQ ID:  36718

Sealed Air is in business to protect, to solve critical packaging challenges and to make our world better than we found it. Our portfolio of leading packaging solutions includes CRYOVAC® brand food packaging, SEALED AIR® brand protective packaging and BUBBLE WRAP® brand packaging, which collectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.9 billion in sales in 2020 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 115 countries. To learn more, visit

Job Summary:


Reporting directly into the Plant Manager at our Nijmegen location, this role is responsible for leading a production maintenance team of (6) technicians responsible for the plant's production lines and installations. This individual will execute against the maintenance plan according to budget and schedule, and ensure optimization of the plan so that technical business processes and facilities meet the needs of the organization focusing on safety, quality, business continuity, efficiency and reliability.   


Responsibilities include:

  • Executing the maintenance plan according to budget and schedule
  • Supporting production departments as needed (i.e. - breakdowns, root-cause analysis, etc.) and developing/securing necessary technical competencies
  • Implementing continuous improvement projects with a focus on maintenance and performance
  • Collaborating with our central engineering team, providing critical insight for investment projects (i.e. - new production lines, new equipment)
  • Partnering with cross-functional organizations and departments to ensure alignment on joint objectives
  • Contributing to our "Zero Harm" policy by promoting and improving machine guarding and safe work standards
  • Serving as a direct point of contact for suppliers and contractors
  • Managing to and reporting on key performance indicators (KPIs) 




What are we looking for in a candidate?


  • The ideal candidate has at least 5+ years of directly related work experience leading a maintenance team in a large corporation, has a track record of leading and developing high-performance team, and is an effective communicator bi-lingual in English and Dutch.
  • The individual should have strong technical capabilities and preferably has a higher education or certificate in a technical related field of study such as Engineering  

Why work at Sealed Air?


  • We have a very diverse and inclusive culture.
    • Our over 16K employees are located in over 56 countries and territories globally, representing a  broad diversity of cultures, languages, ethnicities, genders, and races.
    • We continuously strive to improve our workplace diversity in many ways and to understand and ultimately achieve a supportive, inclusive culture across the globe.


  • We are invested in developing our people.
    • Sealed Air invests in the development of its people through a number of initiatives such as an online learning portal, role-specific technical skills training, management and leadership training, executive succession planning, tuition reimbursement benefits, and early career rotation programs. 


  • We offer competitive compensation and benefits programs.
    • We are committed to be externally competitive, internally equitable, and to differentiate rewards based on performance.
    • We review our compensation and benefit programs around the world ensuring they offer market-competitive compensation and meaningful benefits.
    • We believe that investing in our employees results in increased engagement, satisfaction, and retention, which in turn, supports the achievement of our business strategy to be a high-performing, world-class company. 

Requisition id: 36718 

Relocation: No  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.

Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.

Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.

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