Oversee the maintenance of machinery to ensure efficient operations and the minimizing of production downtime. Hire and train staff to handle daily maintenance needs. Provide information and recommendations for new equipment purchases and facility improvements. Communicate expectations for work and safety standards to Maintenance team, and all of Production staff. This managerial role is located at our headquarters in Newport, Oregon.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Provide technical support to production assembly machines and to other automated equipment
Independently diagnose equipment problems and determine course of action for repairs as needed.
Direct weekly / monthly / yearly Preventative Maintenance Plans for facility and equipment
Select appropriate course of action for repairs.
Track equipment efficiency
Test and calibrate equipment to ensure it is functioning within specified standards
Ensure safe use of power and hand-held tools and equipment.
Maintain equipment records and warranties
Solicit quotes for new and replacement equipment
Work with vendors on delivery and commissioning equipment
Ensure compliance with internal procedures, quality systems, policies, OSHA standards, and other regulations.
Facility maintenance as needed
Timely communication with Production Manager and Operations Office
Triage equipment repairs with Maintenance team

Minimum Qualifications
High School Diploma, GED (or equivalent, reading, writing, reasoning and computer skills)
Trade school education preferred

5+ years previous maintenance experience in production facility (brewery preferred)

Required skills:
Extensive knowledge in installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of electro-mechanical controls, pneumatics, steam, electrical, plumbing and machinery
Solution driven
Keen attention to detail and quality
Ability to work efficient and accurately in nosy environments
Ability to work at a face pace, in high pressure situations, while maintaining professionalism
Ability to communicate detailed instructions (verbal and written) to staff
Forklift Certified

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