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Business Unit Manager - Maintenance & Reliability

Company: Pactiv Corporation
Location: Canton
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Job Description:

Overview Pactiv Evergreen Inc. (NASDAQ: PTVE) is a leading manufacturer and distributor of fresh foodservice and food merchandising products and fresh beverage cartons in North America and certain international markets. It supplies its products to a broad and diversified mix of companies, including full service restaurants and quick service restaurants, foodservice distributors, supermarkets, grocery and healthy eating retailers, other food stores, food and beverage producers, food packers and food processors. To learn more about the company, please go to the company website at pactivevergreen.com. 135 miles west of Charlotte, NC, 277 miless east of Nashville, TN, and 178 miles northeast of Atlanta, GA, Canton is the second largest town in Haywood County, North Carolina. It is located about 17 miles west of Asheville and is part of that city's metropolitan area. The town is named after the city of Canton, Ohio. The population was 4,227 at the 2010 census. The Evergreen Packaging Canton Paper Mills is located in Canton North Carolina, in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains, less than half an hour from the city of Asheville and its cultural benefits. It is one of the largest industrial employers in western North Carolina. Opened in 1908, Canton produces paperboard for refrigerated gable-top cartons, cupstock and uncoated freesheet for envelopes. The Canton Mill employs approximately 1000 team members and has played a significant role in the environmental and social history of the area. Started by Canton Mill employees in 1928 and completely funded by employees, Santa Pal is a tradition that last year distributed 600 food boxes to underprivileged families and helped clothe 500 local children in need. Pactiv Evergreen is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Pactiv Evergreen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, religion, creed, age national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status or other characteristics or statuses protected by law. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please call or email . All information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines and applicable laws. Responsibilities

  • Develop, implement, and maintain effective maintenance practices and systems that provide high levels of equipment runnability and efficiency.
  • Monitor and analyze all maintenance and capital spending for mill operations.
  • Develop yearly budget for the maintenance that supports asset reliability while maintaining cost control.
  • Communicate with and involve area management in monthly maintenance and capital spending goals, variances, and contingency plans that support adherence to approved budgets.
  • Assure that the maintenance groups attain and exceed key performance measures by building short and long term strategies.
  • Manage and develop an exempt maintenance and reliability staff who will then supervise maintenance crews while managing all upkeep and maintenance of machinery, building, and grounds.
  • Implement and maintain systems to effectively and efficiently utilize the technical resources of the engineering group.
  • Recommend equipment improvements or replacements and plant layout changes with appropriate studies and cost analysis.
  • Lead the implementation of Maintenance Best Practices across the Canton and Waynesville plants and support the overall corporate agenda on the Journey to Operational Excellence.Job Requirements:
    • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field and/or equivalent experience. A mechanical engineering degree is preferred.
    • Experienced implementing Maintenance Best Practices at a large integrated manufacturing site.
    • 10 + years successful experience managing and leading multiple project teams of technical and maintenance professionals.
    • Good working knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles. A Green or Black Belt in Lean - Six Sigma is preferred.
    • Experienced in managing and leading RCFA (root cause failure analysis)
    • Good working knowledge of modern CMMS (computerized maintenance management systems)
    • Demonstrate leadership through the ability to lead people and get results through others.
    • Communicate a compelling vision and sense of core purpose.
    • Ability to develop and participate in team environments to achieve goals and solve problems. Knowledge or experience with K-T or other formalized troubleshooting tools is a plus.
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
    • Sound understanding of financial practices and cost measures/controls as they relate to maintenance and project management.
    • High level of knowledge in advanced asset reliability techniques and practices.
    • Knowledge of continuous production processes, quality control, costs and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture of product.
    • Knowledge of business and management principles, organizational skills.
    • Possess the ability to learn on the fly coupled with intellectual horsepower.
    • Ability to work as a key member of the mill leadership team."IND1P" #LI-TM11 #CB

Keywords: Pactiv Corporation, Asheville , Business Unit Manager - Maintenance & Reliability, Executive , Canton, North Carolina

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