Maintenance Manager Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Maintenance Manager?

Maintenance Manager in Waukegan:
"Power."
You only coordinate efforts not prioritize them.

Maintenance Manager in Greensboro:
"It sucks."
Pros: Managing people.
Cons: Answering to stupid people with no interpersonal skills.

Maintenance Manager in Mount Prospect:
"Document."
Document everything you do, especially when you save the company money.

Maintenance Manager in Modesto:
"To negotiate for higher salary."
Learn as much as possible in your field broden your horizons. Renegotiate wages on annual bases. Keep up on average salaries for your job title. You will be surprised as to what you are told and what is really paid.

Maintenance Manager in Portsmouth:
"Management."
Pros: Troubleshooting. People. Atmosphere. Challenging. Clean.
Cons: Lack of training in the facility, commute.

Maintenance Manager in Jackson:
Pros: Small company, good hours, provided housing.
Cons: Dealing with human and or non human excrement.

Maintenance Manager in Somerville:
"Make sure you are approriatly compensated."
Same as above. Do not commit to 24 hrs. On call as a salaried manager.