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Maintenance Supervisor/Manager

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Location: Bayport, MN
Andersen Corporation
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We’re focused on bringing more light into people’s lives by helping them create healthier, happier spaces to build memories and do what they love. This applies to our team, too. By celebrating our differences and embracing a positive work-life balance, we are recognized as a Yellow Ribbon company, one of Forbes Magazine’s 2021 “America’s Best Large Employers” and a “Best Employer for Diversity." As a 2021 Energy Star Partner of the Year, Andersen is also committed to environmental health and sustainability. No matter your role, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Andersen is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, disability, marital status, national origin, citizenship, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


To manage a sound, cost effective maintenance program of preventive, corrective and predictive maintenance integrated into the PSCA and DHWP plant operations to minimize unscheduled equipment downtime. Achieve this goal by developing Maintenance Excellence (MEx) and Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) programs throughout Bayport manufacturing.


  • Manage, mentor, and motivate direct reports, providing training and development to optimize their performance and personal growth. Communicate performance standards and expectations to associates, recognizing and rewarding individual and team accomplishments and counseling performance problems.
  • Manage continuous improvement initiatives through the use of Maintenance Excellence (MEx), TPM, Lean, RCM and PdM.
  • Provide plant managers with the necessary reports, metric measurements, progress of work orders, planned work, repetitive problems and anything necessary to manage the facility.
  • Establish, justify, monitor, analyze, control and correct maintenance budgets.
  • Meet with team leaders to continuously improve the department’s service level.
  • Ensure maintenance support is available as needed so service calls and machinery repairs are completed in a timely manner.
  • Ensure that all necessary systems are in place to execute the work order system, planning and scheduling, preventive and predictive maintenance activities.
  • Utilize metric reports to manage.
  • Maintain and update maintenance performance indicators and measures for continuous improvement analysis.
  • Perform long-range planning to forecast maintenance needs.
  • Develop policies and procedures related to maintenance and safety.
  • Establish and maintain process for continuous improvement.
  • Implement solutions that enhance the overall effectiveness of the operation.
  • Evaluate and improve maintenance performance by continually reducing maintenance downtime, while reducing maintenance costs.
  • Optimize effectiveness of the workforce during operating periods requiring fluctuating number of resources and changing priorities.
  • Ensure equipment integrity and reliability.
  • Discuss and coordinate major maintenance and capital projects with engineering.
  • Collaborate with and assist engineers in project design and implementation.
  • Identify and implement initiatives to minimize waste during maintenance.
  • Proactively improve processes and strive for enhanced levels of efficiency.
  • Train subordinates as needed in EAMS functionality.
  • Work with maintenance associates to ensure training needs are identified and addressed.
  • Assign and integrate maintenance personnel into multifunctional operations teams.
  • Maintain collaborative relationship with all other departments.
  • Assure appropriate resources, necessary tools, and equipment for maintenance personnel to perform their functions.
  • Constantly promote and improve a safety culture.
  • Direct the work of the crew to ensure compliance with federal, state and local codes (fire, building, electrical, etc.)
  • Direct the work of outside contactors and crews.
  • Establish relationships with vendors. Negotiate prices and contracts, order materials and supplies, and receive materials.
  • Encourage feedback from technicians for suggestions to improve production and/or maintenance equipment and procedures.
  • Maintain good relations with your crew to help secure efficient operation and high morale.
  • Assist in preparing major equipment bids, recommending purchase when replacement or new equipment is required. Represent the company’s position and interest in dealing with outside contractors, vendors, and engineering consultants. 
  • Ensure Maintenance Department compliance with all company policies and procedures.
  • Perform other related responsibilities, as needed, to support Andersen Corporation business objectives.


Manage maintenance planners, lead technicians and maintenance technicians in the PSCA and DHWP plants, direct the work of outside contractor’s to a maintenance plan that promotes the importance of a safe and reliable operation.


  • Strong analytical and technical skills.
  • Excellent problem solving and trouble shooting skills.
  • Experience leading and working with personnel in areas of development and coaching, career opportunities, performance evaluations and feedback, staffing plans, recruitment, employee conflict resolution, human relations, etc.
  • Must be a highly organized, self-motivated person who can work effectively as part of a team as well as independently.
  • Experience working within a Lean Manufacturing concept and TPM environment.
  • Strong ability to communicate with and influence all levels of an organization.
  • Demonstrated experience with change management.
  • Technical abilities include knowledge of trouble shooting with in areas of mechanical, electrical, electronics, hydraulics, pneumatics and fabrication.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and deadlines.
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience.
  • Five year’s maintenance management experience.


“Be Orange. Be You.” is how we express our belief that by embracing our differences, and empowering you, we’ll be a stronger team able to accomplish what otherwise wouldn’t be possible. This Orange spirit has helped us become the #1 innovative window and door brand* and the one homeowners love the most. It’s also why we’re committed to supporting you to approach each day with a bright outlook. 

Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance

Health Savings Account contributions

Paid holidays plus PTO

401(k) plan & contributions

Professional development & tuition reimbursement opportunities

A culture that supports work-life balance

An environment where collaboration is key

Volunteer opportunities – on company time

Environmentally conscious business decisions

10,000 employees and career opportunities nationwide


During 2022, each eligible Andersen employee will receive $1,000 for each full fiscal quarter they are actively employed and fully vaccinated against COVID-19. An eligible employee hired during a quarter will receive a prorated payment based on the number of days employed during the quarter. Those eligible include fully-vaccinated regular full-time and part-time employees (at least 20 hours per week) who are not subject to a collective bargaining agreement. These and other terms and conditions of Andersen’s 2022 Profit Sharing Plan, including the definition of full vaccination against COVID-19, are subject to change or termination without notice.