International Paper First Line Leader - Maintenance in RED RIVER MILL, Louisiana
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The Maintenance First Line Leader manages the daily activities of the mechanical maintenance crew in power/recovery to ensure the safe, effective, efficient, continuous operation through maintenance and repair of assigned facilities and equipment.
Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or 5+ years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment
Maintenance experience on paper machines is desirable
Supervisory experience necessary
Ability to manage and lead multiple projects
Proficient with Microsoft and SAP Applications
Active learner and ability to develop direct reports
Self-motivated and goal-oriented team player
Previous supervisory experience preferred
Utilize the Manufacturing Work System (MWS) process
Implement and sustain 5S
Effectively manage available resources on daily basis through efficient planning and scheduling activities
Continually assess training needs of crew members in order to provide learning opportunities
Respond appropriately to off-shift, off-day and maintenance shift problems
Manage overtime at or less than mill goal
Communicate appropriately to ensure operations is knowledgeable of maintenance activities through the daily and weekly planning meetings
Ensure daily schedule and weekly plans are posted
Work with operating departments to maintain optimum operating conditions and working relations.
Utilize maintenance metrics to achieve crew goals
Participate in RCFA process
Promoting integrated work between mechanical and electrical craftspeople
Utilize SAP PM and DMSI reporting to improve and update work procedures and preventive maintenance activities
Experienced leader with supervisory skills and strong technical knowledge of maintenance and reliability principles
Strong communication skills both written and oral
Effective team builder
International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans.