23 days old

Maintenance Supervisor

Kelly Services
Sunnyvale, CA 94086

The ideal candidate will lead an equipment technician team for a 24x7 operations group, with the mission to sustain production equipment and drive various equipment sustaining projects in support of ongoing MFG production output, cost reduction, quality enhancement, capacity creation, and equipment initiatives. This leader is also responsible to establish and monitor the performance of preventive maintenance programs and drive continuous improvement of equipment metrics. The leader will staff the team as needed and develop the personnel to achieve the objective. This leader must have the ability to influence, motivate, and direct others in a cross-functional team environment to ensure adherence to the established project plans, and be able to perform independently.


+ Provide support to fulfill equipment maintenance and development needs of manufacturing and process engineering. Be the equipment and automation Subject Matter Expert (SME) to assist equipment technicians.

+ Develop and oversee the Preventive Maintenance (PM) program for manufacturing equipment. Review the program and implement change for improving the equipment performance metrics.

+ Work with cross functional groups in process, quality, and cost improvement projects.

+ Collaborate with stakeholders to improve automated manufacturing equipment.

+ Interface with senior management to communicate/ report progress and provide updates regarding the projects.

+ Closely monitor progress vs. plan and take action as required to keep projects on track.

+ Take ownership of troubleshooting and resolving automation equipment issues.

+ Manage spare parts planning and consumption to support maintaining of manufacturing equipment and propose changes to improve operational cost and efficiency.

+ Responsible for performing/supporting quality investigations in a timely and detailed manner per applicable investigation procedures.

+ Monitor maintenance processes for compliance with Company, FDA, ISO, OSHA and GMP regulations.

+ Provide supervision and mentorship to equipment technicians, and other employee tiers.

+ Manage staffing (headcount) to meet equipment maintenance needs and coordinates the tasks for hiring.

+ Participate in resolution of non-conformances and corrective and preventive actions.

+ Interfaces with outside vendors for equipment purchases. Reviews technical data on equipment to be used for modification or replacement.

+ Work with vendors to improve equipment performance and resolve chronic equipment issues

+ Conceive and propose creative solutions to solve difficult capacity constraints.

+ Practice 5S in MFG areas and ensure that the production tools are maintained in perfect order.

+ Monitor equipment MTTR and MTBF and chart course for continuous improvement of OEE.

+ Promote and train technicians on proper Safety protocols and practices


+ Complete all assigned and required training satisfactorily and on time

+ For people managers, ensure your associates attend and complete all required trainings satisfactorily and on time.


**Education and Experience (in years):**

+ High School degree with 8+ years of experience OR

+ Bachelors degree with 5+ years of experience OR

+ Masters degree with 3+ years of experience

**Knowledge and skills:**

+ General knowledge and hands-on application/integration of technologies involving motion control, vision system integration, precision actuation, dispensing, precision fabrication, and other tools used in automation

+ Excellent written and oral communications skills

+ Strong technical and equipment problem-solving skills

+ Good Understanding of mechanical design concepts, machinery, Electrical/ Mechanical/ Electromechanical schematics, motors, pumps, vacuum, and hydraulics

+ Hands-on equipment maintenance experience with hand tools and machine shop tooling expertise

+ Proficient in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Outlook and Smartphone

**Physical requirements/abilities:**

+ Must be able to lift 25 lbs.

+ Must be able to stand for several hours.

+ Work may involve repetitive keyboard, mouse and laptop tasks


+ Experience in a high-volume manufacturing environment

+ Minimum of 5 years of relevant equipment engineering/maintenance experience

+ Minimum 2 years managing equipment engineers or technicians and a proven track record of success

**PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS:** _(Delete this section if not applicable)_

+ Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience to perform at this level

+ Pneumatic and Electrical Hardware Knowledge

+ Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP)

+ Lean 5S Manufacturing knowledge

+ Sensor and Actuators components

+ Robotics

+ Agile Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)

+ Project Management skills

+ Vision and Laser Systems

+ Equipment retrofit upgrades and qualifications

+ Knowledge of SolidWorks

+ Life science or Medical Device experience

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-08-27 Expires: 2021-09-27

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