Communicates directly with the Production department to coordinate maintenance and repair work in process areas.
Communicates directly with QA Team to ensure effective participation by the maintenance technicians in the implementation of QA policies and procedures.
Ensures that maintenance technicians are adequately trained, equipped, and motivated so that the maintenance program can be accomplished in a safe, timely, and cost-effective manner.
Conducts employee performance reviews based on job descriptions to determine competency, knowledge, and contribution of the maintenance engineers & technicians.
Reviews the operation of plant equipment, systems and apply the preventive maintenance constantly, to minimize unplanned downtime, anticipate solve problems in a timely manner to identify opportunities for improvement.
Communicates regularly with all maintenance engineers and technicians, both individually and as a group, to ensure good two-way communication concerning maintenance issues.
Assists with hiring of maintenance personnel.
Initiates and carries out projects that improve efficiency and/or reduce operating costs.
Tracks, analyzes and improves key maintenance parameters such as asset utilization, maintenance cost, schedule compliance, etc.
Directs, maintains, and enforces the safety program for the maintenance department; reviews safety records to uphold standards of maximum safety for all maintenance technicians.
Participate in objective setting, plan development and performance review of plant performance.