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Maintenance Supervisor - Union City, CA - Relocation!

Requisition ID 13454
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Engineering and Maintenance 
Recruiter #LI-AR1
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Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the world's leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry


A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

Where you'll work:

At our Union City, CA facility we are part of the Sweet division and create hundreds of different products for Kerry and our retail customers, including chocolates, hard candies and fillings for many different food products. The Maintenance Supervisor  directs and coordinates all of the activities necessary to keep our manufacturing production lines up and running! This is primarily a 1st shift role and will require flexibility for successful shift changeover.

What you'll do:

As a maintenance supervisor, you’ll supervisor 16 direct reports and work with other functions in the manufacturing plant as well as outside vendors / contractors. We’re looking for someone who is knowledgeable in electrical and mechanical maintenance and problem solving in a food, beverage or pharmaceutical manufacturing plant. Your leadership skills, time management, ability to adapt to change, problem solve, and communication are critical to be successful in this role.    

On a high level, you'll:

  • Put safety 1st 
  • Work under pressure at times and be able to make decisions, and guide your team
  • Mentor and train mechanics
  • Be results driven and mentor and train your team to understand predictive maintenance, mean-time failures, root cause analysis and corrective actions. Example of equipment: pumps, air compressors, glycol chillers, air dryers, boilers, and waste water treatment
What you'll need:

If you’re up to the challenge and have the following qualifications and background, please apply.

  • College degree in applicable field of study is preferred, but we will consider relevant work experience and a high school diploma/GED
  • 3+ years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment – food, beverage, or pharmaceutical industries preferred
  • Technical skills and knowledge with utilities and operations, troubleshoot mechanical and electrical systems such as: pumps, air compressors, glycol chillers, Air dryers, boilers and wastewater treatments
  • Understands PM and predictive maintenance , mean time between failures, root causes analysis , and corrective actions 

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33063 Western Ave., Union City, California, CA 94587

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .                                                                                                         

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