Maintenance Manager - Facilities / CapEx

Job Description

Auto req ID: 189911BR

Job Description

PepsiCo offers the world's largest portfolio of billion-dollar food and beverage brands, including 22 different product lines that generate more than $1 billion in annual retail sales each. Our main businesses -- Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade, Frito-Lay, and Pepsi Cola -- also make hundreds of other enjoyable foods and beverages that are respected household names throughout the world. With net revenues of approximately $60 billion, PepsiCo's people are united by our unique commitment to sustainable growth by investing in a healthier future for people and our planet, which we believe also means a more successful future for PepsiCo. We call this commitment Performance with Purpose: PepsiCo's promise to provide a wide range of foods and beverages for local tastes; to find innovative ways to minimize our impact on the environment, including by conserving energy and water usage, and reducing packaging volume; to provide a great workplace for our associates; and to respect, support, and invest in the local communities where we operate.

Frito-Lay, a key business unit within PepsiCo, is a market leader in the snack food industry. We are the makers of some of America’s favorite snack foods including, FRITOS®, LAY’S®, DORITOS®, CHEETOS®, and TOSTITOS®.

Job Description & Key Responsibilities:

This position contributes to the success of the Frito-Lay Irving Plant by:
• Managing shift managers to develop a team of mechanics and build their capability
• Owning people and team development, quality performance, cost, service and safety
• Developing individuals and team to solve operational/technical issues
• Motivating the team to achieve performance targets
• Effectively giving and receiving constructive feedback
• Organizing and facilitating team meetings to achieve continuous improvement process
• Coaching managers to use the process and facilitate problem solving on the floor

In addition, as a Maintenance Manager you will:
• Apply knowledge of facility infrastructure equipment, operations and reliability to set challenging individual and department goals
• Manage and track maintenance cost accounts
• Lead and develop a manager team
• Develop your team to solve day-to-day operational/technical issues to reach short & long term performance goals
• Communicate cross-functionally to support team in solving operational/technical issues
• Motivate managers to achieve plan goals
• Organize and facilitate work team meetings (for example: pre-shift, roundtables, etc.)
• Solve daily operational issues
• Administer policies and practices
• Initiate and implement projects
• Develop and conduct presentations and formal training programs
• Improve team communication and engagement
• Think quickly, creatively, and challenge your team to do the same


• Bachelor’s Degree Preferred (Engineering or a technical field preferred)
• 5+ years leadership experience in a maintenance organization
• Demonstrated ability to function successfully in a fast paced, results-oriented, changing work environment with the ability to make tradeoff decisions quickly
• High drive for results and take initiative
• Basic understanding of MCC’s and PLC systems
• Experience working with pneumatic / power / and electrical transmission
• Experience with industrial facility infrastructure systems (boilers, chillers, compressors, cooling towers, HVAC, etc…)
• Strong project management skills, responsibilities will include repairs and capital project management
• Computer Skills. (CMMS, Excel, Word and Outlook)
• Demonstrated experience in implementing/executing preventive/predictive maintenance programs
• Must have excellent organizational skills to ensure ability to organize and scheduling maintenance activities
• Must have strong leadership skills to ensure ability to lead technical supply chain leaders that will be under direct supervision, as well as influence non-direct personnel in key maintenance related issues
• Must have the ability to manage & coach shift managers to develop a team of mechanics and build their team’s capabilities
• Experienced in a team-oriented culture
• Strong communications skills (verbal and written)
• Evidence of demonstrated skills in effective empowerment of employees
• Must be self-motivated and a self-starter, needing little direction
• Excellent analytical, troubleshooting, conflict management and problem-solving skills
• Demonstrated team building skills
• Ability to work with diverse groups of people with varying levels of education, expertise and backgrounds
• Ability to flex work schedule as required to support 24/7 operation based on business demands
• Must have a basic understanding of financial reporting and budgeting, including, but not limited to cullage, yields, and True Efficiency as well as Run Strategy and all conversion and deployment KPI’s

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Pipeline

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity

Our Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and all other applicable laws, including but not limited to, San Francisco Police Code Sections 4901 - 4919, commonly referred to as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance; and Chapter XVII, Article 9 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code, commonly referred to as the Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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