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Maintenance Manager

Date: Sep 13, 2021

Location: Maize, KS, US, 67101

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers, or suppliers. We are looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership, and unique talent.


Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel, and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities, and our industry. With sales of approximately $3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For”.



In this newly created role, our Maintenance Manager will work in conjunction with the Operations manager and members of the maintenance department to ensure production schedules and quality standards are met with little downtime through preventative and multi-craft maintenance on all crews. This position requires strong electrical and mechanical knowledge; and a detail-oriented, self-motivated, problem solver that utilizes a strong work ethic for a 24/7 operation in Maize, KS.


  • Ability to work in a team environment focusing on meeting Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost standards
  • Provide leadership and direction to Maintenance personnel
  • Schedule contractors
  • Schedule/plan maintenance work including PMs and work orders in L2L
  • Coach and develop employees
  • Complete performance evaluations on direct reports
  • Service Vendor relationship managements, including verifying insurance requirements, contract negotiation, etc.
  • Order parts needed for PMs, repairs, etc.
  • Interview potential new employees
  • Trouble shoot mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic equipment
  • Inspect finished product for completeness and conformance to all quality assurance procedures
  • Participate in continuous improvement projects throughout the facility including various automation projects
  • Ensure company policies and procedures are followed
  • Provide positive feedback and opportunities for improvement to employees
  • Participate in Lean Transformation efforts
  • Perform all duties in the spirit of Our Philosophy and in accordance to legal, ethical contractual practices

Desired Experience

  • 3+ years supervisory experience
  • 3+ years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment
  • 2+ years’ experience scheduling in a maintenance environment with 4 or more team members
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Knowledge of safety protocol such as lock out/tag out, confined space, haz-com
  • Commitment to personal integrity and integrity of the product(s) and processes
  • Capability to read and interpret prints, work order instructions; weld symbols, and operate required tools to help train, coach, and mentor employees
  • Advanced knowledge of machine repair
  • Possess good problem-solving skills, computer skills, and safety practices
  • Experience with Servo Motors and Allen Bradley PLC
  • Must have firm understanding of volts and amps and be able to adjust accordingly
  • Customer focused with the ability to function with a high sense of urgency
  • Confidence to make decisions and a strong commitment to team success
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong presentation, project, and organizational skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate in a professional manner via formal written and oral means to all levels of the organization


Worthington Industries (NYSE:WOR) is a leading global industrial manufacturing company delivering innovative solutions to customers that span many industries including transportation, construction, industrial, agriculture, retail and energy. Worthington is North America’s premier value-added steel processor and producer of laser welded products; and a leading global supplier of pressure cylinders and accessories for applications such as fuel storage, water systems, outdoor living, tools and celebrations. The Company’s brands, primarily sold in retail stores, include Coleman®, Bernzomatic®, Balloon Time®, Mag Torch® and Well-X-Trol®. Worthington’s WAVE joint venture with Armstrong is the North American leader in innovative ceiling solutions.


Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, and founded in 1955, the Company follows a people-first philosophy with earning money for its shareholders as its first corporate goal. Relentlessly finding new ways to drive progress and practicing a shared commitment to transformation, Worthington makes better solutions possible for customers, employees, shareholders and communities. 

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