Facilities and Maintenance Manager in Ashland, OH at Tremco Incorporated

Date Posted: 2/3/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Ashland, OH
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
  • Division

Job Description

Tremco’s Commercial Sealants and Waterproofing division seeks a Facilities and Maintenance Manager in our Ashland, Ohio plant. The Facilities and Maintenance Manager has the direct responsibility for maintaining and upgrading the site facilities and production equipment and identifying the annual capital requirements. In addition, this position is responsible for the management of the Preventative Maintenance Program.


  • Coordinate and direct projects, making detailed plans to accomplish goals and direct the integration of technical activities.
  • Support the HS&E, Quality and Service, and Productivity/Cost sections of the facility plan as defined by scorecard activities.
  • Plan and direct the installation, testing, operation, maintenance, and repair of facilities and equipment.
  • Manage the Preventative Maintenance Program to ensure it reduces downtime and improves overall reliability of production and production supporting machinery.
  • In collaboration with Plant Manager, identify and prepare capital project requirements for review and submission to management including costs, schedule, PHA, and procedures.
  • Direct, review, and approve product design and changes consistent with Management of Change (MOC) procedures.
  • Analyze annual utility expenditures and develop plan to optimize efficiency and reduce costs.
  • Perform administrative functions such as reviewing and writing reports, approving expenditures and making decisions about the purchase of materials or services.
  • Integrate the Process Hazard Analysis (PHA) process with the appropriate capital projects.
  • Investigate equipment failures and difficulties to diagnose faulty operation and work with the maintenance crew to implement the needed preventative measures.
  • Recommend design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to diversity in hiring and promotion decisions.
  • Effectively and efficiently onboard new employees.
  • Conduct annual performance evaluations and provide ongoing performance feedback, maintaining clear and timely documentation.
  • Coach and manage employees using CS&W philosophy and tools to ensure talent is developed and retained.
  • Apply Tremco policies and adheres to processes to ensure compliance and organizational best practices.


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering
  • Advanced technical degree considered a positive


  • A minimum of 3 years’ plant supervisory experience. 5+ years’ experience with plant safety practices, chemical processes, equipment maintenance, statistical applications, and equipment operations are also required.
  • PHA and “Process Safety Management” experience a positive.


  • Knowledge of the practical application of sound engineering and chemical plant practices. This includes applying engineering principles and techniques to process design for the production of products and intermediates.
  • Knowledge of arithmetic, statistical methods, “Lean” concepts, ISO procedures, PHA techniques and their applications.
  • Ability to apply Excel, Word, and SAP applications to daily job responsibilities with an emphasis on system driven solutions.


This job is located at a manufacturing plant

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard for their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.