Weyerhaeuser Engineering Superintendent (Maintenance Manager) in Cottage Grove, Oregon
Weyerhaeuser, in Cottage Grove, OR, has an opening for a full time, exempt position as Engineering Superintendent (Maintenance Manager). Compensation DOE. Relocation assistance available.
The Cottage Grove, OR sawmill is a unionized softwood lumber facility located in the Willamette Valley of central Oregon adjacent to I-5. Cottage Grove has many outdoor activities to offer and is located 30 minutes south of Eugene, OR, home of the Oregon Ducks.
We offer: * An emphasis on safety * Comprehensive compensation program * Growth opportunities Key Functions, to be performed safely: * Lead safety efforts plant-wide. * Demonstrate a strong sense of responsibility and accountability in safety programs * Ensure exceptional safety performance through a trained, caring, participatory culture * Improve recovery, cut per hour, and quality of work on the plant site. * Rapidly advance preventative and predictive maintenance programs toward world class practices. * Lead the implementation of effective planning and scheduling practices. * Establish strategic priorities through partnerships with other departments. * Lead cultural change. * Be an active member of labor relations team. * Coach, support, and develop frontline leaders reporting to this position. * Coach and lead in a high performance work system environment. * Set performance expectations for teams and facilitate their progress to directly support mill goals. * Effectively execute capital and major expense projects along with mid to long term strategic planning * Actively manage cost control processes to drive cost out and increase operational efficiency * Develop and utilize effective maintenance and plant metrics for driving continuous improvement. * Oversee all mechanical, electrical, instrumentation and other tradespersons engaged in installation, repair, upgrade and maintenance activities on the plant site. * Responsible for safety, being injury free. * Involves the management of people and systems, including hiring, planning work, supervising, evaluating job performance, development of work systems and trade skills/continuity, and conducting salary reviews. * Involves working productively with unions, vendors, contractors and related community and environmental issues. * Involves management of a presentable, secure plant perimeter. * Involves management of O/S and Weyerhaeuser engineering, storeroom, mechanical and electrical personnel. * Oversee the care and improvement and upgrade of the physical plant site, including utilities, property, buildings, equipment, surfaces, runoff, etc. * Manage the capital improvement process in coordination with Operations, including the Gate process; Initiate and manage pool capital projects. * Be a member of the cost team and the utilization team. * Work with the management team to continuously improve/optimize mill metrics, including the full utilization of SAP, ActivPlant, Rockwell, PDM, PM, and current maintenance systems. * Develop the PDM adder and maintain the skills upgrade process. * Inspect for well-dones and processes needing improvement * Improve communication across departments.
Candidate Requirements: * Successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen, background check, and physical * Be eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship * High degree of interpersonal skills * Excellent written and verbal communication * Ability to lead safety efforts * Willing to work long hours, including occasional weekends and holidays * Minimum 5 years of management experience * Minimum 5 years of maintenance experience Preferred: * Bachelor’s degree or higher; engineering degree ideally * Reliability Certification About Weyerhaeuser We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.
We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us.
/Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans./ / / /*M/
Job: *Operations, Manufacturing, & Construction
Title: Engineering Superintendent (Maintenance Manager)
Location: OR-Cottage Grove
Requisition ID: 01012478