Electrical / Instrumentation Maintenance Supervisor (Pulp & Paper)

Full Time


  Port Wentworth, Georgia, United States

Electrical/Instrumentation Maintenance Supervisor. You will work for the Area Maintenance Manager and direct a team of Maintenance Technicians in a fast-paced environment.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Enables the Electrical/Instrumentation crew to work Safely through training, monitoring and continuous coaching and mentoring.
  • Manage daily area maintenance decisions, to include staffing, work prioritization and spending.
  • Ensure effective communication between the maintenance team and all other mill teams.
  • Responsible for work execution within the department and the overall health of the Notification and Work Order System.
  • Creates daily/weekly schedule and executes priority work
  • Plans more involved work in departmental area and is fluent in the use of SAP.
  • Manage Contract Work
  • Work reporting and follow up
  • Lead problem resolution. Troubleshoot issues and initiate additional resources as appropriate.
  • Celebrate and communicate excellent results.
  • Grow team and individual performance. This includes annual performance reviews with team members, ensuring correct staffing, training, scheduling and development for the team.


  • Technical Qualification – Requires a minimum of a Qualified Trades/ Engineering Associates Degree or related fields
  • Proven leadership experience in a Pulp and Paper environment desirable.
  • Minimum of 8 years of related experience to include demonstrated leadership and planning and experience.
  • Excellent decision making, judgment and outstanding interpersonal skills are required.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • High degree of organizational skills.
  • Proficient in the use of computer and most common software. Experience with SAP Maintenance Management system an asset.
  • Ability to interpret maintenance manuals, functional specifications and engineering drawings. Working knowledge of equipment, trades skills, work execution and reporting as related to the Pulp and Paper industrial environment.
  • Knowledge of engineering practices and procedures.
  • Possesses a high degree of commitment, initiative, motivation and innovation.
  • Ability to work within and improve a team environment.


  • Conflict Management
  • Listening
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Action Oriented
  • Dealing with Ambiguity
  • Problem Solving
  • Building Effective Teams
  • Customer Focus


Salary: $83,000 - $122,000