A leader in technology and innovation, Southwire Company, LLC is one of North America’s largest wire and cable producers. Southwire and its subsidiaries manufacture building wire and cable, metal-clad cable, portable and electronic cord products, OEM wire products and engineered products. In addition, Southwire supplies assembled products, contractor equipment and hand tools. We are proud to offer competitive compensation, employee benefits, tuition reimbursement, and unlimited growth opportunities. Our nearly seven decades of progressive growth can be attributed to our determination to developing innovative systems and solutions, exercising environmental stewardship and enhancing the wellbeing of our communities. How will you power what’s possible?
Maintenance Lead Technician Hawesville KY
12 hour Rotating Shift 7pm thru 7am
Rate: $32.67 thru $34.17
Maintenance Lead will work directly with operations to support production needs, and will assist Maintenance Supervisors to provide guidance to maintenance techs as needed.
Description of Duties and Responsibilities
Support Southwire’s Culture of Zero by demonstrating Safe and Quality conscious work habits.
Use tools properly and shows a bias for action.
Monitor down machines.
Provide support and guidance to maintenance techs when needed on machine issues and priorities.
Hands on work on calls and machines.
Assist Maintenance Managers in the day-to-day operations.
Help team trouble shoot and eliminate repetitive issues.
Communicate with supervision any issues or concerns from the shift.
Any other activities as directed by the Plant Leadership
Qualifications and Experience Requirements
Previous experience as a Supervisor or Lead in a manufacturing setting or similar.
Most have a technical background and demonstrable experience as a successful maintenance technician.
Exhibit good decision-making and analytical problem-solving abilities.
Able to influence and train others in a respectful manner.
Illustrate a minimum level of communication skills (verbal and written) and knows when it is time to escalate
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite is a plus.
Must possess strong multitasking capabilities and organizational skills.
Effectively work in a team environment.
Benefits We Offer:
• 401k Matching
• Family and Individual Insurance Packages (Health, Life, Dental, and Vision)
• Paid Time Off & Paid Holidays
• Long & Short-Term Disability
• Identity Theft Plans
• Retirement & Pension Plans
• Employee Assistance Program
• Employee Referral Program
• Tuition Reimbursement Programs
• Advancement & Professional Growth opportunities
• Parental Leave
• & More
Southwire is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.