Maintenance & Engineering Manager

Adecco Search is currently recruiting qualified candidates for a Maintenance and Engineering Manager Job in Southern Western NY for our client, a growing food manufacturing company. The Maintenance and Engineering Manager will support capital projects and provide all technical leadership at the plant from idea generation and concepts through exploration of options and technologies. The Manager will also be the on-site authority on the Waste Water Treatment Plant operations. As a family owned business with a long-term focus on growth and stability, the client has an environment of open communication, integrity, and mutual respect encourages everyone to go beyond what is expected. Our client offers an excellent six-figure salary, bonus, benefits package and full relocation package. If you love outdoor recreation and nature, you will love the pastoral beauty of the SW NY Mountains where this position is located.

Responsibilities for the Maintenance and Engineering Manager job in South Western NY include:
-Contribute in development of short range and long-range capital plans for facility
-Manage capital projects and supervise contractors with assigned project responsibilities
-Ensure outside contractors are properly trained and follow company policies
-Coordinate with maintenance department the needs of company resources for projects
-Manage emerging issues and changes from suppliers, contractors and subcontractors
-Provide technical expertise for investigation and resolution of process deviations, development and interpretation of data trending, review and approval of change controls and preparation of regulatory filings
-Maintain full working knowledge of Waste Water Treatment Plant facility and process
-Provide technical guidance and support to ensure WWTP systems are operating within design parameters and regulatory ranges
-Provide correction action plan when system parameters are trending out of normal ranges, and follow through with monitoring results of intervention plan
-Perform root-cause investigations, identify cost savings opportunities and drive process efficiency
-Understand line layouts and support plant requests for design changes
-Provide process subject matter expertise for regulatory inspections and other interactions with regulatory agencies
-Understanding of environmental impact and related regulatory processes, pertinent local, State and Federal laws, use permits and regulations
-Lead cross-functional team for new product start-ups or other process changes
-Direct department activities to modify existing designs, improve production techniques, and develop test procedures

Required Education, Experience, and Skills
-Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or commensurate experience
-8 yrs of experience in the food industry or more

Preferred Education, Experience, and Skills
-OSHA 10hr Safety Certification
-SAP experience
-Working knowledge of WWTP operations (w/digester experience)
-Strong technical, managerial and leadership skills
-In depth knowledge of food processing and packaging including sanitary design and SQF requirements
-Proficient in Microsoft Office and AutoCAD
-Strong leadership, organizational and communication skills
-Strong demonstrated project engineering and project management skills taking from concept development to start up
-Strong problem solving and hands on trouble shooting skills
-Attention to detail on multiple simultaneous tasks

If you meet the above qualifications and would like to apply for this position, please click APPLY NOW and upload your most current resume or you may email your resume to our recruiter, Madeleine Felion, at Please include MAINTENANCE & ENGINEERING MANAGER on the subject line of any e-mail correspondence. Questions regarding this position can be addressed by emailing or calling 814-844-6976. Thank you in advance for applying, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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