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Electrical Maintenance Supervisor in Durham, NC with Greene Resources

Date Posted: 10/9/2018

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Job Number: 31243

Electrical Maintenance Supervisor

Job Description:

Our client, located in Durham, NC, is seeking an experienced Electrical Maintenance Supervisor to help lead their team! This individual will supervise the day-to-day activities of the Electrical maintenance group to ensure all organizational maintenance needs are addressed and completed in a safe and timely manner, as well as perform other Supervisory duties. This is a full-time, direct hire opportunity that offers competitive benefits and PTO.


  • Coordinate with the Maintenance Planner/Scheduler, Production Line Managers, and Production Scheduling in the scheduling of maintenance PMs and other work orders for the Electrical Group

  • Provide and sustain a safe work environment in accordance with all US and Safety requirements through implementation and development of safe procedures

  • Provide training and guidance to others on preventive and predictive maintenance strategies and CMMS utilization

  • Provide skilled electrical maintenance and instrumentation support to assist technicians in troubleshooting, correcting equipment malfunctions, and restoring equipment to operation

  • Assist in performing root cause failure analysis to eliminate repetitive failures or chronic electrical maintenance needs

  • Participate in capital investments by identifying and implementing effective maintenance strategies for new assets

  • Assist maintenance group in analyzing data, trends, and failure reports to determine equipment criticality, develop preventative and predictive maintenance schedules, and propose future capital allocation for key areas

  • Assist in installations, repairs, and troubleshooting of electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic systems including but not limited to PLCs, PCs, Power Distribution, Drives, and Test Equipment

  • Maintain company required performance and maintenance records

  • Other duties as assigned

Education Requirements:

  • 2 Year technical degree in Industrial Electricity, Electronics, or related field preferred

Desired Background/Skills:


    • 7+ Years of industrial maintenance experience working in a manufacturing environment, prior experience in Extrusion or Plastics Processing is a plus

    • Experience with Hydraulics, Pneumatics and Industrial Maintenance processes; formal training and certification is a plus

    • Instrumentation and controls experience required

    • Knowledge and training in NFPA 70E electrical safety

    • Electrical license or ability to obtain

    • PLC, HMI, and AC drive experience required, Siemens and GE are a plus

    • Ability to support projects of various size and scope by efficient coordination of available resources

    • Experience using Microsoft Project management software is a plus

    • Ability to effectively lead in-house electricians and outside contractors to complete necessary electrical work

    • Ability to coordinate with people in cross-functional areas, and adapt to change

    • Experience in industrial networking with Ethernet, Profibus, and Profinet is a plus

    • Ability to program and trouble shoot PLC/HMI Systems

    • Good written and verbal communication skills

    • Proven ability to solve technical problems, identify root causes, and creatively resolve issues

    • Must interact well with all levels of personnel both internally and externally

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