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Maintenance Manager

Date: Jun 23, 2019

Location: St. Joseph, MO, 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


The Maintenance Manager is responsible for leading the maintenance activities related to Production and Facilities within the St Joseph site. The individual will be responsible for leading maintenance systems, overseeing the continuous improvement of the manufacturing process and executing long-term strategic plans.  This position will lead a team of maintenance personnel and work to improve their skill sets and standard work required to achieve the department goals.




  • Administer current programs to assure the health and safety of employees and meet OSHA requirements
  • Uphold Plant & Department Safety Rules
  • Monitor employee behaviors and work practices and address unsafe acts, unsafe conditions and SQF violations
  • Perform safety, behavioral, SQF and housekeeping audits as required.
  • Work on development and continuous improvement of the Preventative and Predictive maintenance plans
  • The Maintenance Manager is responsible for overseeing daily shift maintenance activities to provide service levels that meet the needs and standards of our customers
  • Communicate with production management and production control concerning machine overhauls
  • Monitor maintenance activities and address issues appropriately.  Advise of employee issues that may require attention. 
  • Assist in design, implementation, and administration of department improvement initiatives
  • Coordinate the achievement of standards and provide feedback on shift performance
  • Assist in troubleshooting maintenance, process, and product issues
  • Advise of employee issues that may require their immediate attention to Safety, Quality, Production and Personnel issues
  • Assist in communicating and coordination of training 
  • Schedule, train, supervise and motivate employees for the maintenance department
  • Coordinate work performed by outside vendors
  • Ensure efficient repair schedules and review repair cost estimates
  • Prioritize the maintenance and repairs of company equipment and parts
  • Control and monitor inventory




  • Four year degree, preferably in Engineering
  • 5+ years of manufacturing experience.
  • Demonstrated safety commitment.
  • Effective interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Process and Instrumentation diagrams, electrical schematics, mechanical layout and design.
  • Positive work history with an ability to manage multiple tasks.
  • Autocad knowledge preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of engineering concepts, including electrical, hydraulic and mechanical systems
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment and multi-task effectively
  • Excellent organizational and prioritization skills
  • Computer aptitude, to preferred proficiency in MS Office, to include Word, Excel, Access, Powerpoint, Visio, and Project Management.


Requisition id: 27005 

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: Kansas City

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