PepsiCo Careers

Maintenance Engineer

Jonesboro, Arkansas
Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

United States - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 143155BR

Job Description

This position contributes to the success of the Company by providing maintenance supervision in a manufacturing plant.

Job Description:

  • Lead team of 5 to 20 hourly maintenance mechanics with varying levels of experience and education.
  • Responsible for people and team development, quality, performance, cost, service, and safety
  • Develop individuals and the team to solve technical and operational issues
  • Motivate the team to achieve performance targets
  • Organize and facilitate team meetings to achieve continuous improvement process
  • Coach team members to use the process and facilitate problem solving on the floor
  • Job level will vary based on experience and scope of role

Key Responsibilities:
  • Build capability of maintenance technicians to reach short & long term performance goals
  • Improve team communication and engagement
  • Motivate team members to achieve plan goals
  • Solve daily operational issues
  • Administer policies and practices
  • Communicate cross-functionally to assist team to solve operational issues
  • Organize and facilitate work team meetings (examples: pre-shift, roundtables, etc.)
  • Initiate and implement projects
  • Assure equipment reliability to maximize production line efficiency
  • Implement process enhancements
  • Utilize visual factory concepts to maximize asset utilization
  • Prioritize site maintenance opportunities


  • Four year technical or engineering degree required.
  • Analytical, troubleshooting and problem solving skills required
  • Ability to think quickly, creatively and challenge team to do the same
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Leadership and management skills required
  • Highly motivated, self-starter
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Computer literacy needed to work with software packages such as Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Team building skills to lead maintenance team and drive results
  • Knowledge of Allen Bradley PLC’s would be beneficial
  • Financial knowledge would be beneficial

Ideal candidate will be an energetic individual with great people skills that is a creative problem solver. Experience with team based management would be beneficial. Joining this team allows for the chance to learn about many aspects of the business and supply chain.

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
Job Type: Regular

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