Lindsay Corporation
  • 22-Aug-2019 (CST)
  • Operations
  • Lindsay, NE, USA
  • Full Time

Lindsay Corporation has an exciting opportunity for a Facilities Project Manager to join the manufacturing plant in Lindsay, NE. This position will report to the Plant Manager and oversee installation, repair, and upkeep of machines, mechanical systems, buildings, and supporting infrastructure, as well as the security guards.  A successful leader for this role is someone that thrives on safety, equipment/process improvements, and engaging in a team environment implementing innovative automation projects through the facility.  This position also requires a passion for unlocking creativity, customer first innovation, and providing a foundation for savings and growth. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Key member of the plant management team. Provides inspired leadership for the organization and reports directly to the Plant Manager.
  • Promotes safety and accountability in everyday actions and drives operational excellence while creating a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Responsible for budget preparation, planning and scheduling of all maintenance activities.
  • Directly supervises all maintenance and security employees as well as a project engineer using team building, coaching, and teaching skills. Delegates maintenance issues to appropriate personnel for effective resolution.
  • Develop and leads scheduling of preventative and predictive maintenance programs and the installation, modification and /or repair of equipment in a manner which will assure employee safety, minimize production downtime and assure product quality.
  • Supervise the activities of a building support personnel to ensure they maintain a safe, clean and orderly facility.
  • Research and obtain quotes as needed for facility needs requiring outside vendor service and act as liaison between Lindsay and 3rd party facilities vendors.
  • Maintain accurate record of maintenance operations and present to upper management reports of daily activities.
  • Effective project management from concept to implementation.
  • Ensure all legal and regulatory documents are filed and monitor compliance with laws and regulations.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree with 5+ years in maintenance or engineering including 3 years' experience of demonstrated successful people management and supervisory experience.
  • Demonstrated extensive project management.
  • Strong organization, process management, and decision-making skills, including the ability to plan, organize, and schedule the work of others.
  • Experience applying LEAN principles and familiar with LEAN manufacturing tools.
  • Strong leadership skills to provide technical direction to outside contracts and inter-company staff and employees.
  • Automation implementation experience.
  • Basic typing skills with familiarity of Microsoft Office Suite, e-mail and web tools.

Lindsay Corporation is a global company, headquartered in Omaha, Nebraska, focused on providing irrigation and infrastructure solutions to meet the needs of a growing population. As one of the world's leading providers of irrigation and water management, its Zimmatic systems are operating in more than 90 countries. Lindsay Corporation's infrastructure division offers a wide range of products that aid in roadway maintenance and transportation safety. Since 1955, Lindsay Corporation has been at the forefront of research and development of products and services designed to meet the needs of a constantly evolving world.

What makes Lindsay unique?

  • Committed to sustainable practices to save energy and use fewer resources daily
  • Dedicated to innovation to achieve growth through advanced technology
  • Locations across the US and internationally
  • Teamwork, employee appreciation, stable career path, and growth opportunities

Lindsay Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and maintains a drug free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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