ChemDesign Products, Inc.

Maintenance & Reliability Manager

Maintenance & Reliability Manager

Company: ChemDesign

Location: Marinette, WI

Position Type: Full-time

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Applicable Engineering Field preferred, 5+years of relevant experience

Salary: Commensurate based on education and experience

ChemDesign is looking for an experienced Maintenance and Reliability Manager to join our team managing all maintenance activities including mechanical integrity and reliability programs. This role is integral to continued safe operation in an environmentally sound manner. We offer a competitive salary, a supportive and collaborative work environment, and the opportunity to work on exciting projects that make a difference in the world.  Apply now to become a part of a great company.


  • The Maintenance/Reliability Manager is responsible for improving the performance and reliability of manufacturing equipment.
  • Manage maintenance staff consisting of mechanical engineers, pipefitters, mechanics, electricians, and MRO coordinator, to ensure proper execution of manufacturing equipment projects and maintenance.
  • Ensure regulatory compliance and lead the development, implementation, operation, and improvement of the mechanical/reliability programs.
  • Provide technical support to the site around key maintenance metrics and indicators.
  • Determine the root cause of equipment failures/breakdowns, develop a plan to correct problems, and implement the necessary corrective actions to eliminate failures.
  • Lead in the development, implementation, and upgrade of the Predictive Maintenance Program utilizing methods such as Vibration Analysis, Oil Analysis, and Infrared Thermography.
  • Develop preventative maintenance schedules to ensure the correct level of activity to successfully maintain equipment. Monitor effectiveness and update as needed.
  • Establish, maintain, and continually improve the mechanical integrity program to ensure the equipment does not fail in a way that causes or affects the release of chemicals.
  • Participate in site health, environmental, PSM, and safety activities


Experience Requirements

  • 5+ years relevant experience
  • S. in applicable Engineering field preferred
  • Plant maintenance and/or reliability engineering experience preferred
  • Prior experience with predictive maintenance techniques such as vibration analysis, oil analysis, infrared thermography and other performance testing would be ideal
  • Knowledge/experience working with Preventative Maintenance (PM) software

100% Paid Benefits

  • Free Base Medical Coverage
  • Base Term Life Insurance
  • Wellness Reimbursement Plan
  • Employer Clinic & Onsite Physical Therapy
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • 100% Paid short-term and long-term disability

Low-Cost Benefits

  • PPO & High Deductible Medical Plans
  • 401k Plan with Employer Match
  • Dental Plan
  • Vision Plan
  • Accident Insurance
  • Legal Shield Protection