The plant maintenance manager supervises a maintenance staff that ensures the facility functions at peak efficiency. The maintenance staff repairs equipment, performs regular inspections, ensures employee safety, and audits the operating efficiency of the facility’s automated processes and machinery. The plant maintenance manager hires and schedules a team of maintenance workers based upon the needs of the facility and plant machinery. The manager schedules maintenance work in a way that causes minimal operating disruptions on the plant floor. They review automated performance data and assess it to ensure the machinery is working as intended and at peak efficiency.
Plant Maintenance Manager Tasks
Oversee and direct maintenance personnel, equipment installation, facilities equipment repair, and preventative maintenance.
Inspect and evaluate physical plant, grounds, and related equipment.
Coordinate with outside contractors to perform activities, repairs, preventive maintenance on building equipment, and building and grounds appearance.
Purchase and manage all related maintenance supplies and plant equipment repair parts for all equipment in facility.