Maintenance Manager - Morris, IL

Fulltime, Integrated Supply Chain

Morris, Illinois, United States Apply Now Apply until: Open until further notice


Nouryon has an outstanding opportunity for a Maintenance Manager in Morris, Illinois.


 Develops and proposes plans for Maintenance and Engineering functions of the Morris site which are in line with the BU strategy.  Develops operational action plans and implements controls which assure targets are met and business opportunities are identified, assessed and implemented within the framework of the global strategy of the business.



Key Responsibilities:

Providing input to Maintenance Management policies, strategies, and annual objectives for the site. Being an active member of site management team with collective responsibility for site performance. Develop and implement Maintenance strategy, plans, objectives, and goals for Site Morris. Contribute to the development of the Maintenance strategy on BU level. 

Ensuring compliance with relevant federal, state, and local laws and regulations, as well as corporate directives, standards, procedures, and guidance notes related to Maintenance and inspections etcetera. Developing, managing, and ensuring realization of the annual maintenance plan for the site, including cost budget – being able to manage execution and deliver results in accordance with the plan.

Managing maintenance work processes and systems/rules/procedures for the site.
Attract, lead, coach, appraise and develop department employees, ensure staffing, and stimulate talent management. Responsible for maintenance metrics and reporting. Responsible for managing Maintenance department activities and employees in compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and corporate rules. Keeping up with internal and external developments and ensure development, transfer and retention of knowledge and information. This includes laws and regulations, corporate rules, and best industry practices. This includes development, implementation and continual improvement of Maintenance training programs and plans.

Providing insights regarding quantitative and qualitative developments by means of periodical and ad-hoc reports and/or analyses for the site. Building and maintaining a network of internal and external stakeholders/partners and represent the site in Maintenance matters.



• A Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, preferably in Chemical, or Mechanical Engineering.

• A minimum of ten (10) years experience in the Maintenance field with at least five (5) years direct experience in maintenance or process management in a chemical processing plant operations

• Possess strong knowledge of chemical process equipment

• Supervisory experience required with demonstrated ability to manage, lead and motivate people;     Ability to effectively delegate responsibility and manage the work activities of others

• Experience with Continuous Improvement and Lean Manufacturing: Black Belt certification a plus

• Experience with developing site maintenance concepts and with standard  maintenance work processes


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