Electrical Maintenance Area Manager (Mobile, AL)

  • Job Details

  • Job Status: Open
  • Posted On: December 10, 2020
  • Job Category: Engineering
  • Position Type:
  • Location:
  • Desired Experience: 10+ years
  • Desired Education: Bachelors in Electrical Engineering
  • Compensation:
  • Travel: Negligible
  • Relocation: Yes

Electrical Maintenance Area Manager – Steelmaking


POSITION IN THE ORGANIZATION: Reports to General Manager Steelmaking

Reports are:

  • Direct – Electrical Maintenance & Automation Engineers
  • Direct – Electrical Maintenance & Automation Specialists
  • Indirect – Hourly Maintenance Electricians



Position is responsible for Electrical Maintenance of an Electric Arc Furnace, Ladle Metallurgy Furnace, Vacuum Tank Degassing, Caster, Bag House, and associated support equipment.


  • Directly accountable for the reliability of equipment and process of the carbon steel melt shop and casting operations
  • Fulfills the commitment to ensure a safe and healthy work environment
  • Build a new high performing Electrical Maintenance Team; specify roles/responsibilities/skills, identify and select successful candidates
  • Leads Maintenance team including performance management, succession planning, resource allocation, and skills development
  • Accountable for motivation, retention, development, and training of team members
  • Accountable for achieving KPIs (safety, reliability, throughput, quality, cost) established in the business plan
  • Drives standard work processes, KPI visibility, accountability, and action planning across organization
  • Accountable for development, implementation, and adherence to the Equipment Maintenance Program
  • Development and adherence to the Repair and Maintenance budget
  • Benchmarks performance against similar facilities to identify improvement opportunities
  • Drives maintenance planning in line with business requirements
  • Fulfills the responsibilities required to achieve the Quality Commitment
  • Demonstrates commitment to teamwork by fostering an environment that embodies trust and respect
  • Ensure working knowledge of competencies as defined in ISO 14001 (current version), IATF 16949 (current version), and ISO 17025 (current version)



  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience of Green or Brownfield Steel Mill startups
  • 10+ years of leadership experience in steel manufacturing and maintenance
  • Track record of improvement projects that increased reliability, throughput, yield or generated cost savings KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:
  • Power Distribution Systems up to 230kV
  • EAF, LMF, VTD, Caster, and Bag House maintenance knowledge
  • Combustion systems, burners, injectors, etc
  • Vacuum pumps and systems
  • Material Handling Systems; conveyors, hoppers, silos, weighing systems, etc
  • Crane Maintenance
  • Maintenance of utilities, water systems, hydraulic/pneumatic systems, etc
  • Proven ability to lead teams to positive results
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to build relationships at all levels of the organization
  • Familiarity with maintenance, operations and continuous improvement processes and concepts
  • Strong decision-making and problem-solving skills
  • Strong work ethic and high degree of professionalism
  • Strong analytical skills, with ability to collect, distill, and analyze data
  • WCM, Lean, or RCM implementation experience a plus
  • Interest and ability to work at our site location in Calvert, Alabama


  • General Manager Steelmaking
  • Operations Department – Melting & Casting
  • Quality
  • Technology
  • Logistics


Location: Mobile, AL

Travel:  Negligible

Compensation:  Position is full time, permanent.  Compensation will be commensurate with experience and includes benefits.


  • Quarterly bonuses
  • Paid vacation starting at 15 days per year; 10 paid holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • 401k employer match 6%
  • Comprehensive relocation package
  • Health insurance; prescription drug insurance; dental insurance; vision insurance
  • Life insurance; short- and long-term disability plans; AD&D insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA)
  • Health savings account (HSA)
  • Employee assistance program; Health and wellness programs
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Charitable gift matching
  • Employee discounts


If you are qualified and interested, please submit your resume and cover letter.

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