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Senior Maintenance Manager (Boise, ID)


Boise, ID, US, 83702-6924

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.


The Senior Maintenance Manager is responsible for providing strategic and tactical leadership in the area of Maintenance to the AgriBusiness Mining and Manufacturing division. The position provides guidance and direction to ensure efficient operation and minimize downtime within manufacturing/mining operations. This role interacts directly with the maintenance, reliability,  and production departments at the production facilities, promoting efficiency and consistency throughout.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop, implement, and maintain standardized maintenance and work processes across Mining and Manufacturing facilities.
  • Provide input into the execution of maintenance / repair work; including defining of specific maintenance requirements and implementation of tools to track / measure resource allocation, costs, efficiency, etc..
  • Ensure facility adherence to standard work processes.
  • Ensure facilities are in regulatory compliance with respect to maintenance work processes and procedures.
  • Provide and/or facilitate expertise in the maintenance and repair of equipment.
  • Provide input to technical reports, projects, and capital planning.
  • Work closely with Senior Reliability Manager in asset management for Mining and Manufacturing facilities

Typical Education

Bachelor's Degree (B.A. or B.S.) from 4 year college or university or equivalent experience.



Relevant Experience

10+ years related experience and/or training

Other Information

Experience in Phosphate Industry/Phosphoric Acid Fertilizer mfg. preferred. Demonstrated ability to manage priorities, meet deadlines and manage projects. Must be able to show initiative and be a 'self-starter' to achieve working goals. Must possess excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills. 

Job Requisition ID: 2845

Travel Required: Up to 50%

Location(s): Simplot Headquarters - Boise 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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