• Maintenance Supervisor-Ada

    Job Locations US-OH-Ada
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(7/27/2018 9:58 AM)
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  • Overview

    Passion. Creativity. Integrity. Teamwork. Ambition. Innovation. These are the qualities that have made Wilson Sporting Goods Co. the number one sports equipment brand in the world. And these are the qualities that our global team embodies every day as we pursue one shared bold mission: to ignite the true potential in every athlete.


    We know that great people are what makes our brand great. We know that teams who bring a variety of skill sets, experiences and perspectives to challenge the status quo and create game-changing product means we are doing right by the athletes and coaches we serve. And that’s why we work with each member of our team to help them dream, discover, grow and realize their own full potential.


    Evolving the sports world and being the best partner for players is no small task. We are continually looking to add hard-working, ambitious, team-first individuals who desire to make a difference —and who love to help others win. Join us.

    What You'll Do

    We are currently seeking a Maintenance Supervisor for our Football Factory in Ada, Ohio, who is responsible for planning, designing, implementing and optimizing the current manufacturing equipment at the facility. This person will lead all facility improvement projects as well as supervise a small team of skilled union maintenance personnel while working directly in the manufacturing environment. This Maintenance Supervisor will develop, identify, and modify new and existing processes, technologies and platforms for improved performance and/or cost reduction


    Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


    • Lead all activities involved in facility maintenance.
    • Work closely with the current maintenance staff to develop, coordinate and implement technical training for employees.
    • Provide engineering support in production department to trouble shoot and resolve technical problems
    • Build critical relationships and leverage expertise and capabilities from inside and outside Wilson to deliver results and create value.
    • Proposes new technology to keep equipment and processes technologically advanced.
    • Monitor and evaluate process/ equipment performance, make recommendations for new and improved processes.
    • Develop and maintain reference documents, technical work instructions and preventive maintenance programs.
    • Interact with external organizations (vendors, suppliers etc.) to explore new technologies for sewing and material handling.
    • Strong safety background with experience in administration, auditing, and assurance of lockout/tagout procedures and compliance
    • Strong leadership skills are a must for this position.


    What We're Looking For

    We are looking for a candidate with a minimum of 5 years of strong experience in maintenance and manufacturing engineering.  A Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field is preferred.  Previous supervisory or management experience in a union environment is desired.


    Other qualifications include:


    • A strong team player with positive and professional attitude and a strong bias for action to solve challenges.
    • Strong multi-tasking capabilities and the ability to work effectively in a high-paced environment that embraces change and value creation.
    • Strong leadership skills are a must for this position.
    • Strong project management and analytical skills.
    • Knowledge and experience working with Solid Works and Office Programs (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
    • Ability to travel 10% domestically and internationally.


    What We'll Provide



    Located in Ada, Ohio, Wilson offers best in class benefits and perks, including medical/dental/vision, 401k with company match, life insurance, paid parental leave, professional development opportunities, discounts on Wilson and Amer Sports products, and fun, active company outings around major sports events.



    Amer Sports is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected characteristics.


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