Gates Corporation Maintenance Supervisor in Brandon, South Dakota

MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR Location: Brandon, SD United States Category: MaintenanceJob Type: Direct Hire Driven by Possibility Gates Corporation is a leading manufacturer of application-specific fluid power and power transmission solutions. At Gates, we are driven to push the boundaries of materials science to engineer products that continually exceed expectations. We don t rest on our rich heritage of innovation. We leverage it to inspire solutions that will power the next hundred years. We invest continually in RandD and technology, so our products not only outperform industry standards; they exceed our customers demanding expectations. We invest in our people, bringing real-world experience that enables us to solve our customers diverse challenges of today and anticipate those of tomorrow. And we are constantly expanding our product catalog and value-added service offerings to support every facet of our customers operations. In the most extreme environments and those more familiar, Gates is there with the right product, in the right place at the right time. Whether building original equipment or maintaining products in the aftermarket, we enable companies in every industry to be more efficient, productive, and profitable. We are Gates. POSITION SUMMARY: Leads and directs the employees performing electrical and mechanical maintenance functions. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: List the essential functions that are core to this position and represent at least 5% of the incumbent s time. Other duties may be assigned beyond the core functions listed below. 1 40% Responsible for providing daily direction and training to maintenance employees who perform maintenance work ensuring efficient operations and processes. Communicating with staff and employees to drive alignment and consistency to goals and company objectives. 2 20% Manages performance, productivity, attendance, quality and housekeeping expectations and drives personal accountability. Addresses performance problems, recognition and provides coaching where appropriate. Ensures policies and work practices are administered in a fair and consistent fashion. 3 15% Ensures a safety driven culture. Ensures expectations are clearly articulated, safe work practices are adhered to and holds employees accountable for safety infractions. Investigates safety related issues or violations. 4 15% Responsible for reporting and tracking of shift metrics. 5 10% Ensures a continuous focus is placed on process improvement and reduction of waste. Empowers and encourages employees to continually evaluate and improve daily processes. 6 Performs other tasks or duties as assigned. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Will manage direct reports and have responsibility for performance management and day-to-day coaching to ensure success of the Maintenance team. JOB REQUIREMENTS Gates Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of gender, race, color, religion, age, disability, pregnancy, citizenship, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status or any other protected class defined by state or local law.Gates Corporation is an Affirmative Action employer.Employer's Job# 3912Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.