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Maintenance Manager

Date: Jan 27, 2019

Location: Simpsonville, SC, 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 Description

Collaborates with the Director of Operations to establish strategic plans and objectives that identify overall operational goals, scheduling, risks, contingency plans, and allocation of resources.

Develops and implements plant maintenance program based on best practices in support of efficient business operations. Oversees and manages staff engaged in planning, scheduling and executing preventive and predictive maintenance. Oversees and participates in the inspection, monitoring and evaluation of facility, needs and capital equipment performance.

Focuses on pioneering approaches to reliability that is applicable to all areas across the plant; all with different challenges.

Is responsible for providing guidance and direction on plant initiatives aligned with senior leadership team, such as, technologies, methodologies, and approaches to reliability with a focus toward avoiding major business disruptions.

Oversees the development of fiscal year roadmaps, oversight of central initiatives, training, and interface with corporate and global leaders.

Job Description Cont.

Standardize, prepare and deploy the materials and concept of Planned maintenance and Operator care.

Guardian of the plant reliability systems and standards.

Develop Plant Reliability Roadmap.

Lead Monthly Reliability Review Meeting.

Align plant objectives with global objectives.

Develop central programs such as:

      Technology Standards

      Downtime Reporting

      Critical Spares Program

      Critical Spares Storage Standards.

Leverage contacts external to Simpsonville Plant to learn from others through benchmarking, conferencing, etc.

Integrate Reliability and Maintenance with other business entities (such as EHS).

Develop, track and report reliability metrics:

Maintenance cost

Maintenance Scheduled and Unscheduled downtime

Total Unplanned Downtime All causes

PM completion

Total equipment utilization

MTBF and MTTR of critical equipment

Manage facility maintenance contracts.

Main point of contact for public utility, environmental and energy agencies.

Manage annual capital and expense budgets for department.


Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent.

Minimum of 10 years of technical experience in a Manufacturing environment of a larger scope ($10 million or greater maintenance budget – non capital, 75+ employee maintenance organization)

Knowledge and experience with Reliability processes such as lubrication, precision maintenance, predictive maintenance, work management, root cause analysis, operator care, preventive maintenance, Reliability design, etc…

Ability to communicate across the organization directly (meetings, presentations…) and indirectly (technical report writing, WebEx, Email, maintenance of technical library and shared practices….).

Ability to influence and lead teams in the design and selection of reliability programs.

Proven track record of rapid creative problem-solving skills and implementation of recommended solutions.


•           Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Access, and Lotus Notes, SAP and AutoCAD experience a plus

•           Experience with SAP PM module a plus.

Requisition id: 26355 

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. Sealed Air participates in the E-Verify Program (US sites only).

Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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