Technical Manager - Fort Wayne, Indiana United States - 46019


Job #: 46019
Title: Technical Manager
Job Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana - United States
Remote Job: Unknown
Employment Type:
Salary: $75,000.00 - $105,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Regional
Relocation Paid?: Negotiable


Medical Dental Vision health care coverage. 100% match of 401K deferrals up to 10% of employee's earnings. 



Will supervise an experienced staff of four PLC Technicians, and one PM Technician.


Your primary duties will be to …

  • Plan, schedule and coordinate all maintenance regarding PLCs
  • Supervise PLC / Maintenance Technicians.
  • Complete projects and making improvements within the time frame and parameters of the budget.
  • Develop work plans for maintenance (PM, PdM and Corrective work), providing the necessary information to enable the efficient scheduling, assigning and execution of maintenance work.
  • Perform purchasing duties, as required, ensuring adherence to purchasing policies.
  • Stage materials, as required.
  • Evaluate job feedback and make recommendations to improve future planned work.
  • Assist with budget preparation and tracking of expenditures.


Preferred: AS or higher in Engineering or related field


  • Managerial experience leading a team of 4 technicians
  • High speed manufacturing
  • Troubleshooting electrical and mechanical issues
  • Continuous Improvement involvement with a concentration on installing new equipment
  • PLC/software expertise … Working alongside the PLC Techs
  • Food manufacturing experience would be nice
  • Qualifications:   Required

  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in the high-speed automated packaging equipment.
  • Knowledge of PLC and Servo Control systems.
  • Experience applying maintenance principles, practices, concepts, and options, related to maintenance planning, scheduling, coordination and optimization.
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite (MS Excel, MS Project) and Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS).
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills with the ability to plan, prioritize, organize, and carry out work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with various levels of staff on technical issues.
  • Strong customer service and interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively as a member of a team.
  • Ability to exercise independent judgement in dealing with technical matters.
  • Qualifications:   Preferred

  • Hands-on PLC programming and Servo Control experience.
  • Experience in Food Manufacturing and design/build project management.
  • Experience in driving continuous improvement, tracking documented results in achieving to both product and process cost reductions.

University - Associate's Degree/Graduate Diploma/2 Years


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