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Mechanical Supervisor

City: Lexington   Contract Type: Full-time     Job-Code: 2539   Department: Maintenance  



  • Align with and understand the needs of the business and communicates goals within the maintenance organization.
  • Create and implement strategic directions for reliability and maintenance of plant and developing and implementing PMs.
  • Technical and disciplinary management of reliability and maintenance personnel.
  • Maintain Maintenance KPIs in Weekly Operation review meetings.
  • Facilitate and Attend reliability meetings.
  • Manage outside contractors’ contracts.
  • Create, implement and monitor work processes to achieve business objectives in terms of Operating Asset Utilization.
  • Create, implement and monitor work processes to achieve compliance to OSHA regulations, and corporate standards. 
  • Create, implement and monitor KPIs to identify continuous improvement needs and performance management issues. 
  • Manage the reliability and maintenance system.
  • Ensure that the inventory in Stores is adequate and optimum to meet business needs.
  • Maintain Critical Spare parts list and designated inventory.
  • Conduct performance evaluations for maintenance and reliability personnel.
  • Actively support employee and career development at maintenance and reliability personnel.
  • Determine the need for outside resources.
  • Provide out-of-hours support as needed.
  • (5%) Travel to Global Headquarters in St. Johann, Austria
  • Actual Location: 300 Egger Parkway, Linwood, NC 27299



  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related AND eight (8) years as Technical Project Manager, Operations Manager or related; or 
  • Ten (10) years as Technical Project Manager, Operations Manager or related.
  • Applicant must have the following experience:
  • (8 years) supervisory experience in wood processing facility or TFL (short cycle presses) 
  • (5 years) maintenance / reliability in an industrial environment
  • Technical and disciplinary management of a team within a wood products industrial plant
  • Supervising reliability and maintenance personnel
  • Implementing maintenance best practices and operations excellence
  • Planning technical installation work
  • Mechanical maintenance requirements in wood products sector
  • Optimizing mechanical maintenance systems and processes to meet budgets and efficiency
  • Training and development of mechanical specialists on the specialized equipment and machinery
  • Energy generating plant for wood products sector 
  • Coordination and management of external contractors for installation, maintenance, repair and servicing of wood products manufacturing plant 



  • Excellent benefits package including comprehensive health insurance, dental and vision insurance.

  • 401K retirement plan with company match.

  • Paid time off and paid holidays.



Your Contact

Allyson Bowman, HR




We create more from wood. With more than 11,000 employees worldwide who work with passion, upholding our family values and innovative spirit. This is how we create products for furniture, interior design, construction as well as laminate flooring. We keep moving and are always developing – manufacturing new products, tapping into emerging markets and generating exciting prospects for everyone that works with us.

Nearest Major Market: Lexington