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Facilities Maintenance Manager

This position is responsible for managing activities involved in the design/fabrication, maintenance operation, application and installation of manufacturing processes and to design, improve reliability, modify and maintain the physical infrastructure of the facility and manufacturing equipment used to produce a product. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Manages maintenance costs/planning, monthly reporting, and project tracking
  • Manages the design, installation, and automation of vendor equipment/systems including concepts, estimates, and installation proposals
  • Establishes operation parameters for PLCs, sensors, automation, electrical, and other systems
  • Responsible for training on operations and maintenance systems
  • Manages maintenance of facilities systems including spare parts inventories, retrofitting, reliability and upgrading of related systems
  • Manages fire protection, environmental and other energy related control systems
  • Assist with SAP Maintenance Module planning and continuous improvement
  • Develop maintenance strategies to improve productivity, reliability, and safety
  • Managers maintenance crew in troubleshooting equipment/systems/spare parts
  • Oversight of external contractors, consultants, and internal resources during project implementation
  • Collaborates with other department managers to complete site projects
  • Other duties that may be assigned from time to time by the Director Operations
  • Participate in Capital Expenditure planning


Your Profile:

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 5 years minimum of experience in manufacturing Facility/Maintenance Engineering
  • Experience in leading and supervising work groups
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs, Auto-CAD and Autodesk Inventor
  • Knowledge of hi-temp processing equipment, web converting, milling equipment, 3DCAD/CAM
  • Hands on management and process engineering is a must
  • Six Sigma methodology, Lean Manufacturing, principles, QS and ISO quality systems
  • Environmental and OSHA regulation compliance experience a plus

Our Promise:

Convince us with your skills and strengths – in an experienced team, working on challenging tasks. With our leading-edge technologies and materials, you will have freedom to act and a wide range of development opportunities. Attractive remuneration as well as smart fringe benefits are part of our offer.

Equal Opportunity Employer 

We provide equal employment opportunities for all employees and applicants for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other classification protected under applicable federal, state or local law. 
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Reasonable Accommodation Notice
SGL Carbon, LLC is committed to the inclusion of qualified individuals. As part of this commitment SGL Carbon, LLC will provide accommodations when requested by a qualified applicant. If you'd like to view a copy of the company's affirmative action plan or policy statement, please email . If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, please contact us at or 704-593-5250.

SGL Carbon is a leader in the development and manufacture of products based on specialty graphite and compo­sites materials. Using our comprehensive technology know-how and in close partnership with our customers, we develop intelligent and leading-edge solutions for the big issues of mobility, energy and digitization.

SGL Carbon has more than 4,800 employees worldwide and 29 sites in Europe, North America and Asia, and a ser­vice network in over 100 countries.

Publication Date:  Jul 16, 2024

Valencia, CA, US, 91355

Business Unit:  Graphite Solutions
Legal Unit:  SGL Technic, LLC
Functional Area:  Production/Operations/Maintenance
Employment Type:  Full time
Minimum Salary:  80000
Maximum Salary:  120000

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Facilities, Lean Six Sigma, Six Sigma, CAD, Drafting, Operations, Management, Engineering

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