Maintenance Planner/Scheduler in Memphis, TN at Mauser Packaging Solutions

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

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Job Description

Job Description

Mauser Packaging Solutions is a global leader in solutions and services across the packaging lifecycle, providing large and small metal, plastic, fiber and hybrid packaging worldwide to companies in industries from food, beverage, personal care and pharmaceuticals to chemicals, petrochemicals, agrochemicals and paints. Bringing together the very best of its four legacy companies— BWAY, MAUSER Group, NCG and ICS—Mauser Packaging Solutions offers its customers true sustainability at scale.

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Manager of Engineering and Maintenance

Job Summary

Lead the Planning and Scheduling process for the preventative maintenance program, the predictive maintenance program, and the planned work orders. Lead the reliability improvement program with predictive maintenance activities like infrared, vibration analysis, lube analysis, and PM optimization. Manage the store room activities that includes inventory levels, ordering new parts, setting up new parts, and optimizing inventory levels. This is an individual contributor role but will help lead the Maintenance Team to ensure progress toward organizational goals.

Essential Functions

  • Communicate effectively with multiple levels of the organization regarding Maintenance plans, work orders, inventory of parts room, etc.
  • Utilize E Maintenance (CMMS) system to plan work orders, review work orders to understand downtime issues, work with Shoplogix reports (automated downtime database) to understand downtime issues and manage a group scorecard that will be updated each month.
  • Manage the inventory for the store room, setup new parts for the store room, and work on minimizing downtime due to no spare parts.
  • Review and maintain all incoming work request to ensure timely planning and completion.
  • Maintain accurate information in our CMMS for all new, existing and decommissioned equipment.
  • Maintain awareness and proactively manage all factors contributing to KPI's such as but not limited to:
    • Safety - Recordable and Lost Time Accidents
    • Equipment breakdowns and downtime
    • PM Completion percentage
    • PM and Line Change Over time deltas
    • Cost - Labor & Parts
    • Ratio of Preventative/Proactive Maintenance to Reactive Maintenance
  • Prepare reports, analyze data, and make recommendations for improving operations and solving maintenance-related problems. Initiates, implements, and manages the Maintenance program based on best practices.
  • Maximize uptime and reliability through using planned maintenance where it is more effective than alternatives.
  • Rigorously apply safety standards, ensure all team members actively adhere to safety standards and identify any potential risks in their area.
  • Ensure 6S standards are applied and encourage team members to use them for continuous improvement of their working environment.
  • Follow, without exception, all work instructions and safety policies, including use of all PPE and safety equipment
  • Follows all safety rules and procedures including Lockout/Tagout program, housekeeping, and 5S standards and observes the operations to insure a safe work environment
  • Perform other related duties as assigned
  • Schedule mechanics work assignments and project work
  • Schedule and monitor machinery repairs and rebuilds
  • Ensure all work orders are inputted into E Maintenance for equipment is always to date and accurate
  • Work with machine builders and parts room on all repair parts and order parts when needed
  • Ensure that all maintenance areas are organized and clean        
  • Perform other related duties as determined by management      
  • Attendance is an essential function of the job
  • Must be at the workstation at the beginning of the shift
  • Must assist with skills improvement for all mechanic levels

Job Qualifications

  • Technical School graduate preferred or must have an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate by using various tools and techniques: writing, reading, typing, presenting, and creating spreadsheets, and documents. Must be able to articulate instructions and expectations, coach and council, and lead change.
  • Must have strong computer literacy skills/ functional ability for process management, business performance reporting and communication (Microsoft Office, SAP, and CMMS).

Job Requirements


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a maintenance of Can Assembly Presses within a manufacturing environment; or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • Maintenance and repair of waxers, scroll shears and Cone Top presses.
  • Ability to interpret documents such as procedure manuals, blue prints, schematics, charts, diagrams, etc.
  • Ability to use precision measuring devices including amp meters, electric meters, and hydraulic gauges
  • Basic understanding of systems, equipment and schematics
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Good troubleshooting skills
  • Basic mathematical skills used to add, subtract, multiply, divide, and use decimals and fractions
  • Ability to perform work in a mature and professional manner, demonstrate personal responsibility, and perform all assigned duties



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