Maintenance Supervisor- Jackson, MS in Jackson, MS at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 8/1/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Veolia is seeking a Maintenance Supervisor to support operations at a wastewater treatment facility and supporting locations in Jackson, MS. The Maintenance Supervisor oversees all aspects of the maintenance function of a large wastewater treatment plant in conjunction with the Maintenance Manager. 

Salary range: $60,000 to $70,000

Additional Responsibilities include:
- Develops and manages Reliability-Centered Maintenance Strategies.  Manages Preventive, Predictive and Corrective Maintenance programs for equipment, instrumentation and controls.
- Establishes maintenance schedules and ensures that machines, equipment, tooling and other accessories are properly maintained and in top working condition. 
- Assists in diagnosing and evaluating complex equipment and process failures. 
- Coaches and counsels team to improve technical skills and interpersonal and problem resolution skills.  Works to identify and provide opportunities for team to learn new skills and techniques. 
- Prepares work orders either manually or from a CMMS system as required and prepares work related reports, procurement requisitions, charts, graphs and data submittal requirements in an accurate and timely manner.
- Manages maintenance inventory, procurement and cost controls.  Coordinates work with operational staff and assists in capacity management. 
- Develops departmental goals and activities required to meet overall business objectives.  Establishes the standards, guidelines and procedures needed, specifies what is to be done at lower levels and how the resources allocated by upper management are to be deployed. 
- Regularly identify, evaluate and implement improvements to improve utility reliability, regulatory compliance and/or cost effectiveness.
- Typically spends 75% of time in operations environment and 25% of time in office environment.  May need to work outside in inclement weather conditions and drive company vehicle to perform duties. 
- May be exposed to possible operations hazards including dust, fumes, toxic and caustic chemicals, rotating machinery, high pressure, hot or cold work temperatures, slippery surfaces, water and electrical hazards.
- Must lift and/or move up to 50 pounds (occasionally 60 pounds).  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus. Requires close visual observation to detect process non-conformance and machine malfunction.

Job Requirements

- Degree in related field (Civil, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering) or equivalent related experience.  Technical / trade school or licensing (plumbing, welding, electrician, HVAC, etc) a plus.
- 7 years in various positions within a wastewater treatment environment with knowledge of methods, principles and practices of operating, maintaining and repairing water treatment plant equipment, instrumentation and associated systems.
- Experience with pumps, motor, hydraulics, compressed air, electronics (VFD’s, PLC’s etc.), high speed rotational equipment and conveying equipment.
- PC skills and knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet and presentation software for preparing work related reports, charts, graphs and data submittal requirements.  Able to use computer systems for preparing work orders and purchasing requisitions. (CMMS Software)
- Able to serve rotational 24 hour emergency on-call
Veolia North America is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.