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Assistant Maintenance Supervisor

Company: Estes Energetics
Location: Minden
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

From building on a legacy that started in 1802 to developing the newest aerospace and defense technology, we make products that help save lives, defend freedom, preserve history, and keep the United States and its allies on the technological leading edge. Whether we're creating rocket motors and explosives or we're inventing technologies that haven't yet been discovered, count on us to find a solution.SummaryEstes Energetics is searching for an Assistant Industrial Maintenance Supervisor at our Goex black powder manufacturing facility on Camp Minden in Minden, Louisiana. The Assistant Industrial Maintenance Supervisor helps to lead--the maintenance team in preventive, facility, and production machinery maintenance. You will work closely with the Maintenance Supervisor and other plant leaders to ensure safe and efficient operation of the manufacturing plant.This position is a working position. You will be required to dress out in work-specific clothes issued to you by the company and shower at the end of each working day. You will build and develop your team by working side by side with them and observing their work until you feel comfortable that they can be left on their own to perform their jobs safely and properly. Due to the unusual nature of our business, you will have times in which you and your team will need to interact with the production supervisor and production employees to troubleshoot machinery issues while the line is hot. Teamwork is especially important here in all aspects of the job as we strive for safety.Essential Functions

  • Assist the Maintenance Supervisor with training, prioritizing--and managing--the work of the maintenance team.--
  • Troubleshoot mechanical--issues to determine repairs--needed.
  • Assist with maintaining--paper and electronic records to ensure the integrity of our information.
  • Ensure repairs, plant maintenance, and special projects adhere to regulatory and safety standards, for example proper lock-out/tag-out procedures.Competencies, Experience, and EducationRequired
    • High school diploma or GED
    • Eligible to obtain and maintain State and Federal explosives licenses, including
      • Be 21 years of age or older
      • Pass pre-employment drug test
      • Pass State and Federal background checks.
      • Minimum of 2--years of experience in industrial maintenance
      • Knowledge of electrical and fabrication
      • Strong carpentry skills
      • Basic computer skillsDesired
        • Vocational training
        • Knowledge of Hydraulics
        • Supervisory--Experience---------------------
        • Knowledge of Control Systems-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- ---- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --Supervisory ResponsibilitySupervise the maintenance team.Work EnvironmentThe work will primarily be in an industrial manufacturing environment.----Physical Demands
          • Ability to lift 50 pounds
          • Comfortable sitting, standing, climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and crawling.
          • Exposure to industrial machines, heat, cold, and explosives
          • Frequent movement through a manufacturing environment
          • Use of personal protective equipment appropriate to the work locationTravelNonePosition Type and Expected Hours of WorkThis is a full-time position. Typical workdays are a '4x10' schedule, 10 hours per day, 4 days per week. Employees are expected to work 40 hours each week to maintain full-time status. Occasional overtime may be required during busy periods, such as maintenance shutdowns.BenefitsEstes Energetics maintains a comprehensive benefits package including:
            • Medical, dental, and vision insurance - 70% paid by company
            • Life and disability insurance - 100% paid by company
            • 401(k) retirement plan
            • Single, comprehensive paid time off (PTO) policyWork AuthorizationMust be a US citizen or national, a lawful permanent resident, or a protected individual as defined in 8 USC 1324b.Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action ProgramEstes Energetics provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Additional information is available at:--https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/postersOther DutiesPlease note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.Powered by JazzHRPI208079047

Keywords: Estes Energetics, Shreveport , Assistant Maintenance Supervisor, Professions , Minden, Louisiana

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