Maintenance Supervisor – Lincoln, NE

A custom plastic injection molding is searching for a Hands-on Maintenance Supervisor to lead the plant maintenance department. The Maintenance Supervisorreports to the Plant Manager and must have the proven ability to meet and/or achieve the following requirements:

Maintenance Supervisor Responsibilities:

  • Leading maintenance/tooling technicians and directs all related personnel actions including; ensuring that all work undertaken or supervised is carried out safely and without injuries.
  • Initiating corrective action for non-conformances related to equipment and plant utilities
  • Managing, optimizing and maintaining injection molding machines, downstream equipment and plant utilities to peak production levels to including defining effective inventory of spare parts
  • Providing safety analysis of new & modified equipment/system
  • Inputting new equipment into a Preventive Maintenance (PM) Program and leading and performing the preventive maintenance.
  • Assisting in design/sourcing equipment and methods of manufacturing based on customer and plant need
  • Developing and maintaining a Preventive Maintenance program for all production equipment, plant utilities and injection molding equipment
  • Leading maintenance activities in a manner that achieves the plant’s goals
  • Approving, sourcing and purchasing spare parts within the departments’ fiscal budget
  • Optimizing manufacturing systems and plant infrastructure
  • Advising and supporting the plant staff on mechanical, electrical, process and correcting customer issues


·       Technical College Degree, Technical school graduate, or a High School Diploma with equivalent hands-on manufacturing management or supervisory experience


  • Ability to lead and perform plastic injection molding equipment maintenance
  • Planning and Organizing maintenance activities with an attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Knowledge of PLC and integrated manufacturing systems
  • Working knowledge of Electric/ Electronic/ Pneumatics/ Hydraulic/ Plant Utility System
  • Microsoft office to include Excel, PowerPoint, Project


  • Five year’s minimum experience performing and leading plastic injection molding manufacturing maintenance
  • Minimum of 3 – 5 years in a manufacturing maintenance or technical related position
  • Working knowledge of a software based maintenance management systems
  • Scientific Molding training would be a big plus.

In addition to an hourly rate in the $29 to $32 range, the company offers competitive benefits, and relocation assistance.

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