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Maintenance Manager in Port Arthur, TX at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 6/22/2018

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Job Description

Veolia offers the most complete range of environmental solutions to meet the challenges of cities, governments, campuses, businesses and industries. Our network of talent and hands-on know-how is unique and unrivaled. 

We help our customers address their environmental and sustainability challenges in energy, water and waste. That means improving our clients' energy efficiency, better managing their water and wastewater, and recovering resources from their wastes. We do this in a safe, cost-effective and innovative manner for more than 550 communities and more than 30,000 businesses, campuses and organizations throughout North America. 

Our Gulf Coast branch provides services for our customers located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas. Within the Gulf Coast branch, Veolia operates a hazardous waste incinerator in Port Arthur, TX, a service center in Baytown, TX and a service center in College Park, GA. The Gulf Coast branch offers the following services: Lab Chemical Services, On-Site Services, Transportation, Household Hazardous Waste, Reactive Chemicals, Remediation, Training Services, Specialty Services, Drum Management, Incineration, Fuels Blending, Recycling and Radioactive Waste Management.
Maintenance Manager

Reporting to the Plant Manager, manage Maintenance, Outage Planning, and Reliability staff.  Provide leadership and responsibility for safe and cost effective execution of preventative, day-to-day, and outage maintenance activities for a large hazardous waste incineration facility. Ensure maximum plant availability through the implementation and use of reliability principles and optimal asset management.   

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

•         Manage turnaround activities including planning, scheduling, budgeting, staffing, procurement, and execution at the facility in the most cost effective manner.
•         Manage multi-skilled maintenance team and subcontractors.
•         Together with the Operations management team the Maintenance Manager will ensure safe work practices, technical verification of work and system integrity during the daily operations of the facility
•         Effectively practice Reliability Based Management that will allow optimum uptime for the incinerator complex including overall program planning and evaluation of effectiveness of risked based reliability activities that impact incinerator operations.
•         Oversee CMMS program to verify adherence to best practices and compliance with corporate CMMS program.
•         Interact with internal and external customers pertaining to new and ongoing projects.
•         Develop and manage the department’s budget including effectively managing costs related to all site maintenance related activities and purchases
•         Develop and maintain quality assurance (QA) testing and validation requirements for equipment.
•         Ensure the implementation of maintenance procedures and training programs such that maintenance employees are qualified to troubleshoot and maintain equipment and that skill level is continually improving.
•         Interfaces with customers and regulators during facility audits, inspections, etc.
•         Supports PSM Team and other regulatory functions

Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 
•Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
•         Extensive knowledge in mechanical methodologies, data compilation, implementation and evaluation of resulting improvements
•         Excellent leadership and communication skills
•         Ability to organize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
•         Organized, detailed oriented, analytical, proactive, energetic, problem solver
•         Proficient knowledge in Oracle Primavera P-6 scheduling tool
•         Solid understanding of preventive and predictive maintenance techniques, including Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) program
•         Budgeting skills and solid understanding of financial (cost/benefit) analysis
•         Solid understanding of the troubleshooting and maintenance of equipment common to large industrial facilities.
•         Skills such as Root Cause Analysis and Failure Mode and Effects Analysis

•         BS in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline required
•         15+ years work experience:  hazardous waste industry or large utility/industrial plant experience  preferred
•         Prior work experience in high reliability environments, plant operations or related field

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