Reference : 572262

Maintenance Superintendent

  • Technical Production
  • United States
    ENNIS, TX 75
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 10/09/2019

Position description

Position Summary:

CertainTeed Roofing is looking for a Maintenance Superintendent with strong leadership skills and a cross-functional background to join our team in Ennis, TX. The Maintenance Superintendent will supervise and plan the daily activities of skilled maintenance personnel and assist with maintenance project work as assigned. They will be involved in safety training, repair of equipment, predictive and preventative maintenance planning. The Maintenance Superintendent is held accountable to ensure maintenance activities are carried out in compliance with all environmental, health, and safety requirements, policies, and procedures. They must exercise discretion when making decisions, and use independent judgment within policy and procedure guidelines. This position reports directly to the Operations Manager.


  • Manages preventative and reactive maintenance to optimize production efficiency while minimizing maintenance costs. Planning, scheduling, & budgeting maintenance activities.
  • Prepare and submit internal and external reports according to local and department requirements including capital appropriations, maintenance spending, and capital spending reports.
  • Responsibilities include a thorough knowledge of PLC's, AC/DC motors, and servo drives.
  • Use of data analysis to help prepare for and prevent future problems.
  • Create and implement measures to minimize breakdowns and repairs through continuous improvement.
  • Proactivity manages maintenance team and performs evaluations of team members to ensure quality of work and expectations are being met. Must advise, train and coach effectively, utilize progressive discipline, taking corrective actions when warranted for team members.
  • Working knowledge and understanding of product manual and manufacture all products within specification.
  • Provides input and collaboration as part of the plant operations management team.
  • Eliminate or control hazardous conditions resulting from human error, equipment and machine operations, which may lead to human injury and or property damage.
  • Ensures compliance with all safety procedures, establishes, and promotes the maintenance of a safe, accident free and healthy work environment. Eliminate or control hazardous conditions resulting from human error, equipment and machine operations, which may lead to human injury and or property damage. Ensure adherence to Waste Management and Recycling responsibilities.
  • Report all EH&S incidents – Injuries/Recordables, Near Misses, First Aid, Environmental and Property/Equipment Damage. Participate in Incident & Near Miss Investigations to determine root cause and corrective actions.
  • Participation in development and review of JSA/SOP’s.


  • BS Degree in Engineering (Mechanical or Industrial preferred) and/or 3 to 7 plus years’ supervisory experience, as well as exposure in a manufacturing environment.
  • Thorough understanding of the production operation and its practices and procedures, as well as a high level of human relation’s skills to develop and motivate subordinates.
  • Must demonstrate core competencies of engagement in safe work behaviors, effective communications, listening, and organizational skills.
  • Knowledge of machine operations and be fully committed to accomplishing tasks in a safe manner.
  • Computer literacy is required, as is knowledge of lean manufacturing principles such as Six Sigma.

Who are we ?

Through the responsible development of innovative and sustainable building products, CertainTeed, headquartered in Malvern, Pennsylvania, has helped shape the building products industry for more than 110 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Manufacturing Company, the firm's slogan "Quality Made Certain, Satisfaction Guaranteed," inspired the name CertainTeed. Today, CertainTeed is a leading North American brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, drywall and ceilings.

A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, one of the world’s largest and oldest building products companies, CertainTeed has more than 6,300 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada.

Top Employer 2020