Shaw Industries Inc Maintenance Supervisor in S Pittsburg, Tennessee

Job Description

Shaw Industries, Inc., is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, Inc., with more than $4.8 billion (USD) in annual sales. We are the world’s largest carpet manufacturer and a leading floor covering provider. We supply carpet, hardwood, laminate, resilient, tile and stone flooring products and synthetic turf to residential and commercial markets worldwide. Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, our 22,000 associates are located throughout the US and all over the world.

Position Overview: Oversee the day to day operations of the maintenance department with a focus on preventive efforts following the guidelines outlined in Appendix D of the SMS manual related to TPM. Position is a developmental role for Plant Engineer.

Responsibilities: Supervises assigned hourly maintenance employees and fill in for Plant Engineer as needed. Lead in troubleshooting plant equipment. Develop and maintain Preventive Maintenance (PM) records for operating areas. Coordinate the scheduling of PMs, Work Requests & Work Orders with Manufacturing / Operations leadership. Coordinate Maintenance Personnel to ensure each shift & team has adequate resources & the training necessary to perform daily job tasks. Maintain adequate supply of critical spare parts in Maintenance Shops.(Conduit, fittings, etc.) Purchase parts as required for specific jobs, including kitting jobs, when required. Initiate outside service purchase requisitions and coordinate execution with contractors for such items as component repairs, on-site maintenance, equipment cleaning, etc. Investigate and provide specialized equipment to improve safety, quality, and reliability. Attend weekly scheduling meetings in each operating area. Serve on 6 Sigma, quality, safety, and maintenance teams as required. Assist in training efforts of area personnel through procedure writing/modifications, conducting sessions, bringing in outside resources, purchasing training materials and equipment, etc. With the EH&S Department and Maintenance leadership, investigate improvements in personal protective equipment (PPE). Identify alternate sources of material to reduce costs. Ensure safety and departmental policies and procedures are followed. Initiate and document the initial investigation of safety and environmental issues. Conduct and document safety audit (ASA). Work with operators to identify unsafe acts and conditions. Support reward and recognition program based on criteria related to safety, quality and productivity. Actively support and participate in the implementation of SMS. Communicate any information concerning disciplinary action pertaining to safety violations. Document and recommend discipline for hourly employees and develop behavior and performance improvement plans.

Requirements: * High School diploma/GED and 5 years of related manufacturing maintenance leadership experience required * BS in Mechanical Engineering or Business Mgt. preferred and previous manufacturing maintenance experience in a leadership role * Must be able to read, comprehend, and analyze data. * Must be able to direct employees in a safe and efficient manner. * Must be able to communicate with all employees both verbally and in writing. * Ensure there is a work environment free of harassment and where the associates feel free to express problems and concerns.

_Key Performance Competencies_: _Strategy_: Plan & Organize Influence Others _Growth_: Demonstrate Good Judgement Drive Results _Innovation_: Facilitate Change _People_: Build a Successful Team Build Trusting Relationships

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Our Nation’s veterans bring an extraordinary array of skills and training to any position. Shaw actively works to understand how these skills can translate to our job categories. Shaw will consider an applicant’s military service and work experience when determining whether a candidate meets the requirements of a posted job. Shaw values Diversity & Inclusion. We are an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Veterans & Disabled.

Title: Maintenance Supervisor

Location: Tennessee-S Pittsburg

Requisition ID: 74199