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Maintenance Coordinator

Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin
Job Type
12 Sep 2022
At Johnsonville, our members are responsible for everything! If you're passionate about making a difference, we want you to help make our products, our processes, our communities and each other better. Since 1945, Wisconsin-based Johnsonville has proudly made our products in the U.S.A.! Our family-owned company has grown from a small butcher shop to the No. 1 national sausage brand. We employ 3,000+ members. Johnsonville products are enjoyed in 45 countries and served in 130 sports stadiums throughout the U.S.

Johnsonville Sausage - Job Posting

Maintenance Coordinator

1st Shift

This is an opportunity to help lead all aspects of the Maintenance Department on a journey to the Best in the World. The main function of this role is coaching facility maintenance members and maintenance processes. In addition -the Maintenance Coordinator will be involved in planning, directing, and driving continuous improvement of all our processes to help us become the Best Company in the World that just happens to make sausage. Core hours for this position will be 1st Shift with responsibility for (3) shifts of Maintenance members.

Why This is a Great Job...

You Get to...

Own and drive the safety of all Maintenance Members
Coaching all Maintenance Team Leaders through the development of personal and technical development plans
Drive the Maintenance Team to maximize equipment uptime
Responsible for asset management including maximizing utilization, replacement, upgrading, maintenance, and tracking utilizing SAP
Develop and maximize the use of the preventative maintenance (PM) and the work order system to maximize plant performance
Develop and maximize the use of the predictive maintenance tools (PdM)
Develop and instill a culture of teamwork, safety, innovation, and customer service within the maintenance area
Partner with Production, Shipping, and Sanitation to build joint ownership of the facility and equipment
Support the implementation of TPM (Total Productive Maintenance) methodology and the tools that support this initiative
Provide leadership and coaching for the Maintenance Team Leaders and Maintenance Members
Drive the Maintenance Team to operate in Reliability Centered Maintenance process through the use of tools like RCA, Pareto Analysis, Six Sigma Tools, etc.
Initiate world class maintenance strategies and innovative actions through the Maintenance Excellence Program that will ultimately lead us to be The Best in the World
Determine and maintain all maintenance accounts within budget
Pro-actively form, lead, participate and/or facilitate various teams designed to improve our quality and effectiveness of maintenance and production
Act as a back-up environmental resource and incident commander for the facility
Responsible for developing and installing continuous improvement programs throughout the maintenance area
Be a visionary and strategic planner for the Maintenance Team
Maximize the utilization of the skills of all Maintenance Members throughout the Company by perpetually communicating with the maintenance coordinators at the other facilities and sharing experiences
Ensure the success of planning and scheduling and inventory control functions of the maintenance team
Other opportunities / duties as assigned

Qualifications - What you bring to the job

A minimum of 3 years industrial maintenance experience required
Bachelor's Degree required; Engineering or related field preferred. Internal candidates who do not have an advanced degree must be willing to continue their education.
A minimum of 5 years of strong demonstrated ability in coaching/leading people successfully
Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
Demonstrated self-growth and development of others to higher levels of responsibility
Strong organizational, problem solving and follow up skills
Candidate should be knowledgeable in regulatory compliance (Safety, USDA, and EPA)

Position Title:

Maintenance Coordinator (Manager)



Positions Available:


Member Status:

Full-time; Salaried.

Primarily hours will be 1st shift., (6:00 am to 3:00 pm, with flexibility to work other hours as necessary including weekends.

How to Apply:

External candidates: Apply on line at

We value the diversity of our workforce and we embrace the principles of Equal Opportunity Employment. M/F/Vet/Disability

Johnsonville values the service Veterans and their family members have given to our country. We support the hiring of returning service members and military spouses.
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  • Job Reference: 710615397-2
  • Date Posted: 12 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Johnsonville Sausage
  • Location: Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Trades & Services
  • Job Type: Permanent