Our client, a well-established, internationally recognized manufacturer of passive fire protection materials, has an immediate opening for a Maintenance & Reliability Manager at its Huntington, Indiana facility.

The Maintenance & Reliability Manger has full accountability for all asset reliability and maintenance activities at the Huntington facility.


  • Works with existing team members to become familiar with current operations, the current Maintenance and Reliability policies, procedures, and personnel.
  • Provides direction in technical matters to maintenance technicians and supervisory personnel
  • Leads the troubleshooting efforts with Hot and Cold End assets issues in order to maximize asset reliability and efficiency
  • Serves as subject matter expert regarding mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation equipment – while also facilitating and leading RCAs
  • Mentors and trains maintenance technicians (new and existing) to provide increased equipment effectiveness and to ensure program sustainability
  • Conducts failure analysis on critical assets and equipment to eliminate root cause(s) of failure and develop improvements to prevent future occurrences
  • Participates in the quality assurance of new builds and modifications to assure adherence to functional specifications
  • Reviews current maintenance and reliability policies and procedures to optimize maintenance program effectiveness; develop improvements to decrease asset downtime
  • Ensures technicians have proper training, equipment, and management support to accomplish maintenance tasks safely, effectively, and on time
  • Creates, optimizes, and validates asset PM’s and PM frequencies
  • Reviews and develops spare part requirements and ensure proper stock levels of critical equipment
  • Implements and drives the discipline usage of the Computerized Maintenance Management System to optimize maintenance and reliability program effectiveness
  • Abides by company and worksite safety policies to achieve a “Safety First” workplace
  • Builds up and maintains clear communication and close co-operation with all relevant internal (plant staff, R&D and corporate engineering) and external
  • Generates and implements ideas that improve safety, quality, and cost indicators, in line with investment and plant goals
  • Responsible for maintaining inventory and management of MRO supplies
  • Ensures adherence to all Environmental, Health & Safety procedures. Overall responsibility for the safety programs that are related to maintenance and reliability functions such as lockout/tag out, confined space operations, hot work programs
  • Ensures maximum plant availability through the implementation and use of established reliability principles and optimal asset management
  • Coordinates planned maintenance and connectivity with Maintenance Managers in plant positions
  • Responsible for the overall building and facilities maintenance (Reliability, Performance, Cost)

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience or a minimum of 15 years’ experience without a degree
  • Training and/or certifications in Lean Six Sigma, RCM, Maintenance and Reliability software preferred
  • Must be able to lift, carry, push, or pull up to 20 lbs.

What’s in it for you

Our client offers an attractive compensation package, including 401(k) plan, Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Plan, Life Insurance, Flex-Spending Plan, Educational Assistance, Travel Insurance, Long-Term Disability, and Paid Holidays.

Application Process

If your experience matches the description above, submit your resume, and one of our recruiters will be in touch to tell you more about the position and learn more about your experience and aspirations.

If your experience does not match this job description, we still encourage you to reach out to one of our recruiters, so we can learn about your professional aspirations for future job openings.

About Bemana

Bemana provides recruiting services to the nation’s equipment and industrial sectors. Our clients and candidates value us for our specialized recruiting expertise, vast knowledge of the equipment and industrial job market, and ability to solve their most challenging employment needs. We have successfully recruited thousands of top-level professionals filling a wide range of management, sales, engineering, and technical positions across the nation.

Welcome to Bemana and we look forward to getting to know more about you.

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