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Maintenance Manager

Company: Westfall Technik
Location: Elizabethtown
Posted on: September 15, 2021

Job Description:



Westfall Technik is a global holding company which provides innovative plastics manufacturing solutions to the healthcare, consumer package goods and light industrial vertical markets. The site locations, operating within the Westfall Technik enterprise, are internationally aligned with unmatched global reach in the industry. Our proprietary Stacked Integration Model ™ enables us to operate leveraging a high degree of specialization, extensive capacities in end-to-end design, production and assembly, and first-class references in high-end manufacturing.


Competitive advantages such as vertical integration, speed-to-market and advanced manufacturing systems allow us to streamline our processes and be a complete solution provider positively impacting our customers’ business. We are powered by experienced people with diversified capabilities and specialties. We pride ourselves in developing customized solutions with precision and care. So, while there is complexity to what we do; we simplify the process deliver a customer experience is enjoyable and easy; providing a single point of accountability.


This simple phrase captures what Westfall Technik is all about. The statement embodies the company’s commitment to total support, complete manufacturing capabilities and its bold approach. It is our internal rallying cry. It is our philosophy. Nothing half-hearted.

Associates (and Customers) can be confident that this mantra drives the organization to be nimble, scalable and comprehensive ----no matter how complex the customers’ challenge.

We look forward to having an interesting conversation with you.



Title:  Maintenance Manager

Position: Non-exempt

Location:  Elizabethtown, KY

Manager:  Yes

Reports to: General Manager



Responsible for the safe maintenance, repair or replacement of plant equipment and systems, to ensure maximum production quality and quantity while supporting the policies, goals and objectives of the company.  



  • As a member of the plant leadership team will participate in objective setting, plan development and performance review of plant.
  • Initiates, implements and manages the plant maintenance program based on best practices in the plastic injection mold industry with emphasis on planning/scheduling and preventative/predictive maintenance.
  • Manage repairs of maintenance and production equipment, monitors the use and inventory of spare parts, maintenance supplies and equipment per production/budgetary goals.
  • Supervises plant maintenance personnel, ensure technicians are adequately trained, equipped and motivated so maintenance goals can be accomplished in a safe, timely and cost-effective manner.
  • Assist in hiring of maintenance personnel and conducts employee performance reviews.
  • Reviews the operation of plant equipment and systems constantly to minimize unplanned downtime, anticipate solve problems in a timely manner and identify opportunities for improvement.  
  • Ensures city, county, state and federal regulations relating to the maintenance department are met at all times.  



  • High school diploma or equivalent required, Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent preferred.   Five years maintenance supervisory/management experience required.
  • Personal Skills:
  • Positive attitude - Maintains positive outlook while working through obstacles
  • High degree of professionalism
  • Effective communicator with all levels of organizations and types of customers
  • Leadership - Action oriented with ability to act independently, analyze a situation, recommend ideas and build consensus for solutions
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Self-starter, high level of initiative
  • Goal oriented


  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills — written, verbal, active listening
  • Detail orientated
  • Ability coordinate multiple projects and priorities (multi-task)
  • Ability to communicate at all levels with both internal and external constituents
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong organization and planning skills
  • Excellent technical report writing skill
  • Collaborates with different groups to accomplish goals
  • Ability to delegate tasks appropriately
  • Meeting facilitation skills


Ability to sit or stand as required, ability to bend, twist or stoop and climb.  Must be able to lift up to 60 pounds.



The work environment is at a workstation in a manufacturing facility with low to moderate noise level. Works closely with Operations Manager, Molding Supervisors, Working Foremen, Group Leader and other hourly production personnel.



Westfall -Technik is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, religious creed, physical disability, mental disability, age for individuals age 40 and over, medical condition (as defined by state law (for example, cancer or genetic characteristics or HIV/AIDS), marital status, military and veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and general treatment during employment 

Keywords: Westfall Technik, Louisville , Maintenance Manager, Other , Elizabethtown, Kentucky

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