Maintenance Manager

ABB Hackettstown , NJ 07840

Posted 5 months ago

Maintenance Manager

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ABB is seeking a Maintenance Manager for it's Hackettstown, New Jersey location. This role is responsible for managing technical expertise and leadership to the maintenance and facility operations in regards to office and factory buildings, grounds, equipment maintenance and operating costs, environmental compliance, and assistance to safety programs.

Senior professionals ( > 5 years of work experience)


Typical duties/responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Management of all maintenance and facility activities for the Hackettstown plant. Develop and manage departmental staffing and budget plans.

  • Development of strategic improvement plans for the facility, equipment and supporting functions (logistics, safety, environmental, etc.)

  • Develop, implement and manage a Total Preventative Maintenance (TPM) program utilizing maintenance software database and provide both technical and maintenance resources to the resolution of the facility and equipment issues. This includes the upgrading and improving the process capability of factory production equipment.

  • Initiate facility-related capital requisitions and coordinate capital spending to meet current and future production requirements. Provide leadership in major plant layout improvements including the movement of major capital equipment.

  • Select bids, monitor and manage progress and costs of suppliers and contractors for facility grounds and equipment projects, coordinating activities with responsible user departments.

  • Assist, support and provide expertise to the Hackettstown housekeeping and safety programs including the identification of equipment, work area, and facility needs for repair, maintenance and/or upgrade and replacement.

  • Manage and monitor environmental programs in Hackettstown and submit periodic reports to factory and corporate management, state and federal agencies. Initiate and manage routine audit programs that assure that the Hackettstown facility complies with all state and federal environmental regulations.

  • Develop and provide cross training for all maintenance personnel in regards to the various aspects of the maintenance department including: Safety, TPM, robotics, environmental regulations, CNC and programmable controls, hydraulics, etc. as required.

  • Perform, as assigned, other similar or related duties.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Industrial Engineering and a minimum of 10 years of experience in facility & maintenance role and 5 years of supervisory / managerial experience.

  • Candidates must already have a work authorization that allows them to work for ABB in the United States.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree preferred.

  • Familiarity with various types of fire protection systems, HVAC, air handling systems, building and equipment/electrical requirements/codes for the state of New Jersey.

  • Knowledge of factory layouts, material flow optimization, project management, systematic problem solving, TPM, regulatory management, i.e. DEP, EPA, OSHA. Exposure to manufacturing and assembly techniques, equipment and methodologies (automotive, plastic and/or cellular manufacturing.

  • Training and knowledge in CNC equipment, robotics, plastic and rubber molding semi-automated assembly equipment and/or cellular manufacturing.

Additional information

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB

ABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, or protected veterans status. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites:

As an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, applicants may request to review the Affirmative Action Plan of a particular ABB facility between the hours of 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. EST Monday through Friday by contacting an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762.

Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access ABB's career site as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762 or by sending an email to Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.

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