Maintenance Manager in Carol Stream, Illinois, United States at Graphic Packaging International

Date Posted: 11/15/2019

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Job Description

At Graphic Packaging International (NYSE: GPK), we produce the box you may have poured your child’s cereal from this morning, the microwaveable tray that heated your lunch, the paper cup that held your coffee throughout the day, and the carrier of those bottles of craft beer you may enjoy tonight! We’re one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world’s most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet care products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are a team of collaborative, innovative, passionate individuals who are committed to providing consumer packaging that makes a world of difference.

With almost 18,000 employees working in more than 70 locations in North and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim, we strive to be an environmentally responsible leader in our industry and in the communities where we operate.  We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry’s best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.

 If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we’d love to hear from you. Learn more about us at www.graphicpkg.com.

Inspired Packaging.  A World of Difference

This position is responsible for providing direct supervision, technical direction, administrative support, and leadership for the maintenance department. It also assists in plant cost savings initiatives. Other duties include:


- Ensures machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, and the physical condition of the building does not deteriorate
- Manage plant-wide maintenance and capital, maximizing asset reliability, uptime, and cost effectiveness with available resources
- Manage plant environmental programs to ensure compliance with Federal, State and Local regulations
- Support and manage the RCM process in the plant, as well as, in the Division, ensuring application and advancement of the RCM process.
- Provide long-range planning for facility and equipment needs including capital and major repairs
- Develops, implements, and oversees predictive, preventative, and corrective maintenance programs
- Coaches and develops training plans for all maintenance technicians
- Supervises the Maintenance Leads, Storeroom, and Planner/Scheduler
- Qualify Vendors and Contractors and negotiate terms and conditions
- Shares an obligation to protect and strengthen Graphic Packaging International’s good reputation in our relationships with customers, employees, suppliers, competitors, investors, and governmental agencies, and to act consistently with our core values: Integrity, Respect, Accountability, Relationships, and Teamwork

Required Skills:

- Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related field preferred
- 5 years maintenance experience preferred including:

  • Computer Maintenance Management Systems (preferably SAP)
  • Planning and Scheduling
  • Preventative/Predictive/Precision Maintenance
  • Central Stores Management
  • Reliability Engineering

- Proficient with MicroSoft Office, Outlook ,and internet research skills
- Proven track record of identifying opportunities and the ability to recommend and implement improvements
- Budgeting and negotiating skills
- Project Management
- Leader with exceptional communication skills, good organization, and the ability to communicate with all levels of the organization
- Previous environmental experience is a plus

The above job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.

Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the EEO is the Law Poster.  Please apply at www.graphicpkg.com

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