Maintenance Manager in Franklin, WI at Carlisle Interconnect Technologies

Date Posted: 3/23/2018

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Does joining a world class manufacturer servicing the global aerospace industry sound appealing to you? Due to the demand of our manufacturing capabilities, our Franklin, WI facility has recently expanded by 58,000 square feet to accommodate several new, state of the art machines and finishing processes! We are seeking energetic and talented people with the desire to elevate their career to the next level to add to our dynamic team. Our Franklin, WI facility engineers and manufactures in-flight entertainment and connectivity systems. Here at CarlisleIT, our mission is to 'Make the Amazing Possible by Making Critical Connections When Performance Matters'. The rewards are many -- competitive pay, profit sharing, tuition reimbursement, immediate full vesting in the 401(k) company match, health, dental, vision and much more. At Carlisle, the sky is the limit when it comes to your career for gifted and ambitious individuals!

This role recently opened up due to the current Facilities Manager retirement! If you feel you are qualified for this role and are looking for a job change, we'd love to hear from you!


Responsible for the direction of employees to handle day to day facilities and building systems maintenance and operation. Oversees all repairs, preventative maintenance, building project management, capital equipment and negotiations of contracts and leases within annual budget. Prepares and records business metrics and reports.


* Maintain building site and facility in accordance with relevant local, state, and federal regulations and safety codes.
* Implement and maintain a Total Preventive/Predictive Maintenance Program level 3 for all site equipment, ensuring adherence to schedule.
* Identify and manage critical manufacturing equipment and inventory of spare parts in a financially responsible manner.
* Manage the department budget. Prepare business case, return on investment, and manage capital expenditure projects as well as associated consultants, contractors, and vendors with adherence to environmental, safety, and liability considerations.
* Hold the department accountable for delivering to targeted goals, and stretch each to their full potential regularly.
* Commit to continuous improvement in the delivery of facility and maintenance functions.
* Develop or revise standard operational and working practices consistent with a lean manufacturing environment.
* Achieve and sustain a 5S score in maintenance shop of >2.7.
* Promote a culture where safety of the employees is the first priority.
* Provide mentoring to staff personnel and demonstrate work behaviors consistent with expectations.
* Direct maintenance staff to assure production equipment is maintained at optimum levels. Minimize unplanned equipment downtime to <3%.
* Track and communicate work order notifications with all relevant staff members.
* Manage large scale facility projects on time and within budget.
* Must be willing to be available on call for emergencies and consultations or ensure proper coverage through scheduling of knowledgeable staff for 24/7 operations.
* Able to read and interpret schematics and blueprints.
* Must be able to hear audible alarms for building evacuation, shelter in place, equipment failures, and moving equipment.
* Must be able to communicate in English; written and verbal
* Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk and sit. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

*Other duties may be assigned*


Oversees the maintenance and facilities housekeeping functions. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with organization policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include staff selection, establishing expectations/goals, employee development, planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding, and resolving employee concerns.


* Bachelor Degree or equivalent work experience
* 7 + years' experience in a manufacturing maintenance position
* 3-5 years' experience in a manufacturing maintenance management position
* Interpersonal skills a must and capable of communicating effectively with all level of the organization
* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and basic computer skills
* Detail oriented
* Strong project management skills
* Journeyman Certification in a Maintenance Trade (i.e. Electrical, Plumbing, etc.) strongly preferred
* Experienced in CNCs and Automation / Controls, as well as facilities equipment such as HVAC and Electrical

* Valid driver's license with good driving record

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled


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