Maintenance Supervisor (night shift) in Elkin, NC at Vitro

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

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Job Description


Pittsburgh Glass Works (a Vitro Company), a large international automotive aftermarket manufacturer and distributor has an immediate opening for a Maintenance Supervisor (night shift) in our Elkin, NC facility. 
Reporting to the Maintenance & Engineering Manager, the Maintenance Supervisor (night shift) is responsible for improving production processes and maintaining the physical plant. The successful candidate will plan and execute projects through the launch phase in order to meet customer specifications.
  •  While supervising a team of mechanical process technicians and general maintenance staff, you will contribute to a safe, healthy and environmentally sound workplace to promote the continued well-being of employees, equipment, facility and community.
  • Identification and elimination of problems as they occur using the corporate values of Lean, Six Sigma, Fairness, Customer Concern and Rapid Response to meet expected standards of quality.
  • Develop product and plant production process improvements as well as plant maintenance through the design, evaluation and implementation of engineering projects in order to improve plant productivity and maintain the physical plant.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.



Job Requirements


  • 5+ years' experience in maintenance along with some supervisory experience
  • High School Diploma required; Bachelor's Degree preferred


  • Strong knowledge of electrical, hydraulic/pneumatics and mechanical systems.
  • Ability to interpret blueprints, specifications and schematics.
  • Proven skills and track record in Preventive/Predictive Maintenance
  • Lead and support projects using Lean principles and tools.
  • Previous experience with Automated Control systems (Allen Bradley PLC, Fanuc Robot etc.) would be preferred.
  • Oversees Preventative/Predictive Maintenance compliance and effectiveness programs that reduce machine down time/increase up time.
  • Ensures 5S compliance, creates and manages overhaul schedules for sustained performance.
  • Provides day-to-day operational leadership in the development/execution utilizing maintenance and manufacturing resources.
  • Excellent communications skills and strong decision maker.
  • Effective interpersonal and written communication skills.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment, excellent organizational and prioritization skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

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