Georgia-Pacific- Reliability Manager (Spartanburg, SC)

Georgia-Pacific is currently seeking a Reliability Manager for our corrugated box facility in Spartanburg, SC.
The Reliability Manager is responsible for improving manufacturing performance. This is to be accomplished by reducing machine downtime and unscheduled maintenance through improved equipment reliability. An effective preventative maintenance program is expected. Productivity improvements are also expected as a result of utilizing process tools and knowledge of system capability. Specifically, value creation will be measured by improved equipment reliability to maximize manufacturing productivity.
The Reliability Manager will also be responsible for:
Enforcing a safe work environment and ensuring maintenance personnel are practicing best safe work practices
Model behavior consistent with Georgia-Pacific management philosophy, Market-Based Management
Managing and developing a staff of 10+ employees
Working with operations leaders to ensure equipment/asset availability that will best meet customer requirements
Directing the supervision of all plant maintenance functions involving equipment, buildings, systems and grounds to include electrical, mechanical, plumbing, pipe fitting, carpentry and welding
Developing and implementing a predictive and preventive maintenance strategy
Prioritizing work orders for maximum value creation and machine up-time
Developing and implementing proper job planning processes
Assist to develop a comprehensive reliability strategy involving maintenance and operations
CMMS-Computerized maintenance management system
Preventive and predictive maintenance programs
Parts inventory management and controls
Managing a budget and equipment parts inventory
Ability to safely plan, execute, and follow-up on projects
Analytical thinking, problem solving and root cause analysis skills
Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Excel and Outlook
Basic Qualifications:
High School diploma or GED
A minimum of 3 years’ Maintenance or Reliability Manager experience in a manufacturing, production or industrial environment
Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in the corrugated industry
A minimum 8 years’ work experience in a manufacturing, production or industrial maintenance environment
Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related technical field
Please send a tailored resume for this position to John Engstrom at