Omega Point Partners

Houston, TX

Engineering / Maintenance Manager

$51,500-$129,500 / YEAR

We have a Confidential Opportunity for an Engineering / Maintenance Manager to join a client that is a world leader in petrochemical byproducts/ materials. We are moving quickly as there is sure to be a lot of interest in working with a multinational company! You will lead the activities of both engineering and maintenance with a team of professionals supporting the production team for the repair of conveyor systems, electrical controls, valves, piping, pumps, motors, plant equipment, rotary kiln ovens, and facilities. You will oversee the project implementation of plant maintenance projects while developing a reliability-based maintenance strategy.

This excellent position offers a competitive salary with bonus and complete benefits package including, medical, dental, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a defined contribution plan, a 401(k) plan with company matching. Relocation support is provided to a Texas Gulf Coast location.


  • 10 + years relevant experience in a continuous process manufacturing experience highly desired. ie pulp/ paper, chemical manufacturing, refinery, etc.
  • BS in an Engineering discipline (Electrical, Mechanical, etc. )

  • 3+ years experience in leading and directing maintenance supervisors and their team’s deliverables in an effective manner
  • Skilled in managing technical projects in an industrial environment.

    Facilities maintenance experience.

    Skilled in the use of CMMS maintenance software systems

    Experienced implementing predictive/preventative maintenance programs

    Lean Manufacturing and TPM experience preferred.

    Proficient in a wide variety of software tools including CAD, project management scheduling tools, root cause analysis tools, and FMEA tools

    Possess strong management and planning/organization skills.

    Articulate in written and verbal communication skills.

    Professional certifications/training are a plus

    Advanced education is a plus!

Job Requirements


  • Interfacing daily with production Process Managers and Engineering to receive requests for repair work and to provide the status of ongoing work.
  • Communicating upcoming projects to site management so any impact on operations can be anticipated.

    Supervision of the 30+ Maintenance team including determination of work schedules and priorities, performance evaluation, and administration of disciplinary actions.

    Monitoring work of contractors/vendors to ensure the quality of workmanship and timeliness of completion.Develop a long term reliability program based on RCM principals

    Assisting in troubleshooting issues/problems with equipment: power supplies, high-temperature process equipment, converting equipment, etc.

    Initiate and lead improvement projects for the process, equipment, and facility. This includes capital projects as required.

    Tracking key metrics for the Maintenance Department.

    Compile monthly forecast of maintenance expenditure in relation to ABP.

    Managing the upkeep of the facilities and grounds utilizing both in-house and contracted resources.

    Directing equipment inventories, inspections, and maintenance for all equipment used by maintenance.

    Determining skills needed on various operating shifts and scheduling craftsman accordingly.

    Ensuring maintenance craftsman are qualified to do the work they are assigned; and arranging HS&EP training to comply with site standards.

    Lead the development of a clearly defined project scope for plant turnarounds.

    Participating in safety audits/inspections.

    Leading site Lean/TPM efforts.

    Utilizing CMMS program for continuous improvement of the facility.

    Prioritizing corrective maintenance work requirements.

    Managing the Maintenance budget and project budgets.

    Administer the HS&EP program for the department