Manager of Maintenance and Reliability

Location: Boise, Idaho
Type: Full Time

Job Description

Manager of Maintenance and Reliability
The Amalgamated Sugar Company LLC – Boise, ID

The Amalgamated Sugar Company LLC is seeking a Manager of Maintenance and Reliability to help create a strategic direction and plan for maintenance and reliability operations with a Continuous Improvement (CI) focus. Champion and administer the maintenance and reliability plan for the company in a cost-effective manner, promoting best practices across all facilities, and identify specific & measurable indicators to assure high mechanical reliability.
The Amalgamated Sugar Company LLC is built on innovation and is a proud leader in the sugar industry; that can only happen with the best people. Qualified candidates need to be dynamic and able to work successfully in a fluid environment. This position will be located in the Boise office.

Additional Responsibilities:

• Develop, implement, and champion a continuous improvement focused comprehensive maintenance and reliability program to include assets such as the JDE Capital Asset Management (CAM) system.

• Develop, implement, and monitor KPI’s for the maintenance and reliability program.

• Works with Plant Managers, Facilities Managers, and Maintenance Engineers to develop best work practices, maintenance practices, and identify training requirements and programs.

• Facilitates and develops tools to assist in scheduling Critical Maintenance downtime.

• Recommends best maintenance crewing, training, and process improvements for maintenance and maintenance crafts.

• Works with the Plant and Facilities Managers to develop budgets and extra ordinary projects; Approves budgets and extra-ordinary projects.

• Work with Facilities and Procurement to standardize parts and equipment across factories and leverage volume purchases.

• Develop and lead continuous cost containment and reduction strategies pertaining to maintenance and reliability efforts.

• Conducts regulator and insurance maintenance audits (examples: NBIC, Hartford, FM Global, NFPA, SMETA, etc.).

• Oversees regulatory programs: “R” Stamp (Pressure Vessel Code) Program, PRV Testing & Inspection, Arc Flash, etc.

• Reviews Sustaining Capital Projects with Director of Engineering.

• Review and approve Critical contingency spare parts for the factories.

Job Requirements

• B.S. degree in Engineering or related technical discipline.
• Strong maintenance background in heavy industrial industry focused on efficient and effective maintenance and reliability processes.
• Demonstrated experience in a continuous improvement program, Six-Sigma Black Belt or related certification preferred.
• Familiar and experience with Integrated Business Systems; Oracle JDE preferred.
• OR any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.