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Exide Technologies.

Maintenance Manager - Columbus

Exide Technologies. - Columbus, GA

Maintenance Manager - Columbus





Supervise, plan, organize, control, and coordinate the maintenance, repair, and service of plant manufacturing equipment, buildings, and facilities to ensure optimum production effectiveness. Comply with company policies and procedures relating to health, safety and personnel practices. The incumbent works within established policies, procedures, practices, and regulations.


Maintain good employee relations through directing, training, appraising, and counseling of maintenance personnel in day to day job perform Ensure consistent and fair application of established personnel policies and practices.

Assign work to maintenance staff (both directly and indirectly) or to outside contractors. Ensure all maintenance shifts have an effective coordinated effort.

Responsible for updating and overseeing an effective preventative and predictive maintenance process on all production equipment and company manufacturing assets.

Ensure effectiveness of spare parts inventory system through computerized maintenance program and supervise tool crib attendant personnel.

Conduct employee orientation and ensure maintenance personnel awareness and adherence to company and OSHA safety and health policies and procedures. Ensure environmental policies and procedures are followed as well as safe work practices including lockout/tag out, confined space entry, proper forklift operating procedures, housekeeping, and following MSDS safe work directives.

Participate in corporate or business unit maintenance programs and initiatives to collaborate with company colleagues to assure coordinated approach toward company overall objectives.

Other special duties may also be assigned.


Plans, organizes, and directs the day-to-day work flow and activities of maintenance personnel. Reviews completed assignments for quality and accuracy. Evaluates the performance of subordinates; recommends salary/title changes, as well as hire/fire actions.


Daily contact will be made with hourly production personnel, plant staff, vendors, and corporate personnel.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or other technical discipline. A minimum of ten years of maintenance supervisory experience in a manufacturing environment is preferred; in some cases experience may offset education requirement.


Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, equipment and part drawings and procedures manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.


Working knowledge with personal computer, basic word processing, working knowledge of computerized maintenance application management systems, PLC's (familiarity with Allen Bradley PLC's preferred) and spreadsheet applications. (Microsoft Word and Excel preferred).


Physical demands include hearing, speaking, seeing, writing, driving, carrying, standing, sitting, walking, bending, lifting of 30#, simple grasping, pulling, pushing, crawling, twisting, and repetitive use of hands..


Normal office environment and frequent exposure to production environment including exposures to lead, fumes, noise, dirt, hazards, poor ventilation, chemicals, extreme heat, extreme cold, odors, toxins.



EEO Statement

Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

About Exide

Exide Technologies () is a global provider of stored electrical energy solutions—batteries and associated equipment and services for transportation and industrial markets. With 128years of industry experience and operating in more than 80 countries, Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products that keep customers and their businesses powering forward. Leading car, truck and lift truck manufacturers trust Exide as an original equipment supplier, and Exide serves the transportation and industrial aftermarket through a comprehensive portfolio of products and services. The Company’s extensive sales, distribution and service network provides flexibility and quality for an exceptional customer experience.

At Exide Technologies,

It All Starts Now

. History and scale, combined with a start-up mentality, make Exide the faster, more nimble, more innovative, more digital, and more responsive alternative for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier. Exide is


he 128 Year Old Start-Up,

and the Company is moving forward—bringing the energy of the “new Exide” to customers around the world.

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Maintenance Manager - Columbus Exide Technologies. - Columbus, GA, United States


Location: Columbus, GA

Company Profile:
Exide Technologies manufactures and supplies lead-acid batteries for transportation and industrial applications worldwide. The company operates in four segments: Transportation Americas, Transportation Europe and Rest of World (ROW), Industrial Energy Americas, and Industrial Energy Europe and ROW. It offers transportation batteries, such as starting, lighting, and ignition batteries for cars, trucks, off-road vehicles, agricultural and construction vehicles, motorcycles, recreational vehicles, marine, micro-hybrids, and other applications under the Exide, Exide Extreme, Exide NASCAR Select, Centra, DETA, Orbital, Fulmen, and Tudor brands, as well as under private labels. It also provides industrial batteries comprising motive power batteries, which are used in material handling industry for electric forklift trucks, floor cleaning machinery, powered wheelchairs, railroad locomotives, mining, and the electric road vehicles markets; and battery chargers and related equipment for the operation and maintenance of battery-powered vehicles.The company was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in Milton, Georgia. On June 10, 2013, Exide Technologies filed a voluntary petition for reorganization under Chapter 11 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.