Mars Reliability Manager - Reno, NV (Some Domestic Relocation Benefits may be available) in Reno, Nevada
Some Domestic Relocation Benefits May be Available
Reliability Manager – Reno, NV
The Reliability Manager reports to the Plant Manager and manages a team of multi-skilled maintenance technicians. This position utilizes sound people management, technical problem solving and reliability tools to preserve and maintain the factory's production equipment, infrastructure, and utilities and manage stockroom operations. It requires adherence to global maintenance best practices including continuous improvement and Total Productive Maintenance (TPM). This position manages both internal and external resources to support activities on the site. This position also actively participates and contributes to the success of area continuous improvement teams, the Factory Mars Operating System (FMOS) and underpins the site security, safety, and environmental programs.
Continuous improvement is a critical aspect of this role. It will be accomplished through developing yourself as well as developing and maintaining a technical group that utilizes continuous improvement analytical tools (Breakdown Analysis, RCA, PDCA, etc.) to increase factory rates and utilization.
What are we looking for?
An undergraduate degree, preferably in Engineering, coupled with 4+ years of experience in a comparable technical role OR5+ years of experience working in a maintenance capacity in a Manufacturing Environment (food/pharma manufacturing environment is preferred).
Three plus years of experience in a supervisory role and/or demonstrating clear leadership experience
Working knowledge of Preventive Maintenance Programs and Systems
Excellent people collaboration skills and approachability. This individual must have the ability to convey communications clearly and concisely
Proven ability to participate in and at times lead cross-functional teams, inclusive of leadership teams, at the site and corporate levels
Knowledge of Programmable Logic Control (primarily Allen-Bradley)
Working knowledge of electrical and mechanical systems, process and packaging equipment, compressed air, steam and buildings/grounds related maintenance/oversight
What would be your key responsibilities?
Actively participate and collaborate with all functional areas to properly maintain and improve the plant assets to deliver metrics (Quality, Safety, TRS, productivity, waste reduction, etc.).
Act as the catalyst to create a team-based culture focusing on implementing the elements of TPM and increasing the capabilities of plant associates.
Manage Maintenance and storeroom costs to ensure adherence to the existing budget. Provide timely and accurate maintenance cost analysis to ensure the budgeting process is accurate and meets the business requirements.
Effectively engage and manage a team of multi-skill technicians to ensure global maintenance best practices are implemented and each maintenance associate has the necessary skills and tools to meet expectations. Develop a robust plan for skills enhancement for all maintenance associates
What can you expect from Mars?
The opportunity to learn and develop, taking charge of your own career across Mars
An industry competitive salary and great benefits package
Chance to work cross functionally, and add value and impact to the business
If you are passionate, a great problem solver, resilient and have a high drive for results, then we want to hear from you!