Maintenance Manager


Nijmegen, NL, 6545 AH

REQ ID:  44211

SEE designs and delivers packaging solutions that protect essential goods transported worldwide, preserve food, enable e-commerce and digital connectivity, and help create a global supply chain that is touchless, safer, less wasteful, and more resilient. 

Our people are entrepreneurial innovators and problem solvers committed to bringing unique insights and solutions to the needs of our customers, stakeholders, and society. At SEE, we are creating a community of inventors, problem solvers, and future makers that are passionate about fulfilling our purpose.

SEE generated $5.6 billion in sales in 2022 and has approximately 16,300 employees who serve customers in 120 countries. To learn more, visit

Why we need you ?


As the Maintenance Manager (GML) at our Nijmegen plant, your primary responsibility will be to optimize the availability and reliability of production lines and plant installations. Managing a team of 6 technicians that execute the maintenance plan and support the production departments. You will report key performance indicators and manage them effectively to drive performance improvements. 
Additionally, you will be responsible for executing and realizing the maintenance plan within budget and schedule, ensuring that technical processes and facilities meet organizational needs with a strong focus on safety, quality, continuity, efficiency, and availability. You will collaborate with other departments/disciplines to achieve the joint objectives. These include production, planning, Quality Environment Health, and Safety (QEHS), process, logistics, and centrally based disciplines like engineering, finance, and operational excellence (OPEX). 

What does a Maintenance Manager do ?


-Implement continuous improvement with focus on maintenance and performance. Preferably based on Lean Six Sigma methodologies.
- Project lead for capex project (e.g. new machines or upgrades) in cooperation with our central engineering department. 
- Evaluate daily maintenance performance and develop corrective action plans for recurring issues.
- Present and execute maintenance plans, driving efficient solutions to address challenges.
- Develop and communicate maintenance procedures and processes.
- Drive training and skill development programs for your team.
- Identify opportunities for Preventative maintenance and drive initiatives to enhance reliability.
- Maintain and update key performance indicators (KPIs) to improve machine performance.
- Manage maintenance financials and prioritize safety within the department.
- Act as the main point of contact for suppliers and contractors. Assesses and establish Service Level Agreements as needed.



- Bachelor's degree in mechanical or electrical engineering (or related field).
- Proven leadership experience within a manufacturing environment.
- Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to lead, mentor, and collaborate effectively.
- Understanding of MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint) and Project Management tools.
- You can express yourself well in Dutch and English. 

What We Offer


An unique opportunity to influence the entire production facility at SEE Nijmegen. Joining a dynamic organization in transition, you'll have the chance to offer your unique insights. Your team is both diverse and driven. In your expansive role with a well-defined vision, you'll have the freedom to drive change. You are a member of the local management team. As an integral part of a multinational enterprise, SEE fosters internal career growth, offering tailored training and development to meet your needs. Additionally, you can expect competitive primary and secondary employment conditions

Requisition id: 44211 

Relocation: No  

The Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment and to all employees, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, protected disability, veteran status, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state or local laws.

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