CHEP Plant Technical Systems Lead - Kansas City, MO in Kansas City, Missouri
Plant Technical Systems Lead - Kansas City, MO
Job ID #:10620Location:USMOKansas City
Position Type:Regular Full-TimeEducation Required:Technical Degree
Experience Required:Not IndicatedRelocation Provided:No Relocation Offered
Brambles companies, including CHEP, help move more goods to more people, in more places than any other organisation on earth. Our 330 million pallets, crates and containers are continuously in motion, forming the invisible backbone of the global supply chain and the world’s biggest brands trust us to help them transport their goods more efficiently, sustainably and safely. As pioneers of the sharing economy, Brambles created one of the world's most sustainable logistics businesses through the share and reuse of its platforms under a model known as ‘pooling’. Brambles primarily serves the fast-moving consumer goods (e.g. dry food, grocery, and health and personal care), fresh produce, beverage, retail and general manufacturing industries. The Group employs more than 10,000 people and operates in over 60 countries with its largest operations in North America and Western Europe. For further information, please visitwww.brambles.com
Brambles and CHEP provide you unparalleled opportunities to advance and accelerate your career. You’ll be joining an international growth organization with a pioneering, circular business model. You’ll be working for a company that is changing the way goods get to market. You’ll become part of an efficient and collaborative global team making a real contribution to a smarter, more sustainable future. For more on how Brambles growth companies can accelerate your career, visithttps://careers.brambles.com/
The Technical Systems Lead will manage and lead the plant technical and maintenance team to ensure the safe and efficient running of all the plant’s production equipment, facilities and building services.
The role will lead process reliability systems implementation in the plant, ensures adequate processes and systems are in place to measure, track and drive continuous improvement of plant production equipment.
Implement plant preventive maintenance systems and best practice sharing with other plants of an effective maintenance program.
The position will provide the skills, knowledge and vision needed to achieve world class performance in safety and maintenance of the site assets.
Automation Equipment Performance Reliability
Implement Process reliability(PR) systems in the plant and lead continuous improvement initiatives to achieve >85% PR in production equipment
Lead an effective preventive maintenance systems implementation accompanied with a robust spares management systems
Lead automation equipment performance improvement initiatives in the plant using global standard tools like Root cause analysis and Practical problem solving
Establish a solid maintenance team structure in the plant and his responsible for the plant maintenance team.
Plant Technical Skills Capabilities
Ensures Service Centres have the correct skills and systems to allow efficient running and maintenance of equipment
Responsible for recruiting, development and training of plant technical and maintenance team
Lead plant automation technical Improvement Initiatives and equipment capacity increase initiatives & equipment replacement and new equipment installation
Develop a plan and drive technical skills capability improvement in the plant inspection and repair operatives. Facilitates and drives the plant training system
Implement ‘operate and maintain’ concept in plant operatives
Drive Technology Transfer & Training (TT&T) for every new automation equipment and installation in the plant
Utilities, Building and Facilities Management
Leads building and facilities upgrades or building projects in the plant
Ensures plant facilities meets regulatory compliance and good manufacturing standards
Ensures all plant facilities are well maintained according to a maintenance schedule.
Responsible for all plant utilities (power, gas, compressed air, water) performance
Ensures 100% availability of all Utilities to support plant production
Drive utilities preventative maintenance system
Capital Projects and Fixed Asset Management
Act as an interface or representative of the Plant operations in all design, concept, planning and design reviews of new line projects with Global Process Engineering
Leads the development and owns the plant NHS capex budget and tracks the plant NHS capex spending in the plant to prevent over spending vs budget
Responsible for raising the NHS capex for all plant specific improvement projects.
Manages the plant fixed asset inventory and depreciation.
Leads the annual fixed asset audits in the plant.
Specific to plant equipment performance:
Equipment Process Reliability >85%
Line rate/speed in PPH
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) & Mean Time to Recover (MTTR)
Weekly completion of planned preventive maintenance
No equipment downtime due to critical spares
Monthly maintenance spending within budget
NHS Capex spending within budget
Plant automation equipment achieve Vertical Start-ups in CQV
Plant NHS Capex Budget & Maintenance budget
Location: Kilgore, TX
Number of Staff 4-5
Authority/ Decision Making
Role is part of Plant Leadership Team
Purchasing of spare parts and equipment
Recruitment and training of Technicians
Management level authority regarding personnel issues and performance
Regional Technical Systems Manager
Maintenance Team Leader
HNC Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent is required
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering discipline desirable
- 2-3 years in Management experience in an engineering or maintenance role preferably in the FMCG sector
Skills and Knowledge
Knowledge of the Budgeting (control) and CAPEX process
Knowledge of OEE and reliability systems
Microsoft Project as a scheduling tool
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