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Maintenance Superintendent (MAN398)




Job Location
- United States -- Tennessee -- Clarksville

Job Type

27 April 2021

Maintenance Superintendent – Competitive – Clarksville, Tennessee

The Role

Do you have a minimum of 5 years’ supervisory experience in mechanical engineering? Nyrstar, a global market leader in precious metals including zinc and lead, are looking for a Maintenance Superintendent.

The successful candidate will manage the performance of the Maintenance Department in a safe and cost effective manner and maximize equipment availability and reliability through the development and implementation of strategies that lead to a continuous improvement in maintenance performance.

The key responsibilities of Maintenance Superintendent include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring adherence to an overall maintenance strategy based on analytical maintenance regimes and the use of a common maintenance management system.
  • Foster activities that lead to continuous improvement in the maintenance performance.
  • Upgrading the skills of the employees through identifying skill gaps and the provision of training and development.
  • On-going collaboration, monitoring service levels, taking prompt remedial action if requirements are not met, or are not going to be met.
  • Achieve on-going performance improvements by ensuring a focus within areas of responsibility on defined performance measures and the analysis of deviations.

The Company

Nyrstar is a global multi-metals business, with a market leading position in zinc and lead, and growing positions in other base and precious metals. Nyrstar has mining, smelting and other operations located in Europe, the Americas and Australia and employs over 4,000 people.

The company’s global operations are located close to key customers and major transport hubs to facilitate delivery of raw materials and distribution of finished products. In August 2019, Nyrstar’ s operating business became majority owned by Trafigura, a market leader in the global commodities industry, providing a stable long term platform for its marketing leading operations worldwide.

The Person

The key skills and qualities of a Maintenance Superintendent include:

  • Bachelor degree in engineering
  • Supervisory level of certifications in mechanical disciplines.
  • At least five (5) years of supervisory experience
  • Identifies or makes sound decisions based on an understanding of business principles and practices.
  • Uses a range of leadership styles and approaches to guide self and others towards goal achievement.
  • Creates and communicates an inspiring view of the future that sets direction, and encourages achievement and commitment to team goals.

 If you are keen on joining this exciting, forward thinking company and taking the next step in your career, then please click the apply now button to find out more.

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