Area Maintenance Manager

Offer published on 2024-04-16
Location :
SANDY SPRINGS, SC, United States of America
Sector :
Maintenance & Energy
Contract Type :

Open positions

Area Maintenance Manager

Michelin is hiring!

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This opportunity is in Anderson, SC a vibrant growing city less than an hour from Greenville, and about 10 miles from Clemson University. As the largest rubber manufacturing plant in the world with 800+ employees, our plant produces rubber, metallic and textile tissues, as well as other technologies for all types and sizes of tires, including passenger car, light and heavy truck, mining and aircraft tires. Every single Michelin tire manufactured in North America contains a product manufactured at our Anderson plant! Our campus features amenities including a cafeteria, Company gym, credit union, and health center. We are driven to inspire our team to achieve both long-term career and personal goals. Family, teamwork, and commitment to our customers are at the center of our culture. Come join our Team today!


The Area Maintenance Manager will be responsible for leading a team of 25 -35 maintenance personnel in an area of the facility.  He/she will ensure the availability and reliability of equipment in their sector while optimizing maintenance costs and energy in a continuous improvement approach. This will allow Operations to achieve its goals of Safety, Quality, Cost, and Production.  


· Safety requirements are prioritized and ensured at all times (personnel and equipment)

· The maintenance strategy is applied to equipment criticality

· Maintenance plans are implemented, to include effective reaction to breakdowns, and proactive work on machinery to improve control of the process (reliability).

· Effectiveness of machine interventions is continuously optimized (The analysis of maintenance results is ensured and implementation of necessary actions to ensure continuous progress over short and medium term horizons)

· Maintenance costs are optimized, including operational efficiency, energy, and spare parts consumption

· The steps and tools of MMW (Michelin Manufacturing Way) are mastered to drive reliability progress

· The reliability of equipment is ensured, in particular by dealing with obsolescence cases

· Resources are adapted (competency and quantity), training and succession plans are created and carried out


· 3-5 years prior maintenance management experience is required

· Proven leadership of teams, with examples of facilitating and driving progress

· Technical degree is a plus but equivalent experience is considered

· Willingness to work in a manufacturing environment

· Proven record of development of people through coaching and mentoring, and establishment of development plans



Inspire Motion for Life: Apply Today!

As the leading mobility company, we work with tires, around tires and beyond tires to enable Motion for Life. Dedicated to enhancing our clients’ mobility and sustainability, Michelin designs and distributes the most suitable tires, services and solutions for our customers’ needs. Michelin provides digital services, maps and guides to help enrich trips and travels and make them unique experiences. Bringing our expertise to new markets, we invest in high-technology materials, 3D printing and hydrogen, to serve a wide a variety of industries—from aerospace to biotech. Headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, Michelin North America has approximately 23,000 employees and operates 34 production facilities in the United States and Canada.

MICHELIN® tires have been ranked the #1 Tire Brand across major categories and segments by industry experts and consumers alike. For nearly three decades we’ve been recognized for our achievements in Customer Satisfaction, Performance, Durability, Technology and Innovation.

Michelin cares for the personal and professional development of its employees. We support career advancement through various options, which include: skill and career development, training, career exploration and work with cross-functional teams. We offer the possibility of a varied and fulfilling career path in an environment where unique contributions are valued.

Michelin offers 10 Business Resource Groups (BRGs) which are all-inclusive groups created and led by employees who have shared life experiences across various diversity dimensions. Each group supports business strategies and initiatives along with meeting the needs of members. The goal of each group is to help employees feel welcome and included, support employee engagement and encourage professional development. BRGs also provide cross-cultural support, career management resources and opportunities for community involvement.

Michelin provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), parental status, national origin, age, disability, genetic information (including family medical history), political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit-based factors. Consistent with these obligations, Michelin also provides reasonable accommodations to employees and applicants with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please contact us at

This position is not available for immigration sponsorship.

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