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Manufacturing Facilities Management - Manager

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Date: Nov 12, 2020

Location: Franklin, WI, US, 53132

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Lubrizol is located in Franklin WI, a growing community of 35,000 people that is located in the Southeastern portion of Wisconsin, approximately 15 miles south of Milwaukee, WI and about 60 miles north of Chicago, Il.  The Southeastern portion of Wisconsin is bordered on the east by Lake Michigan, a Great Lake that has fantastic fishing and boating opportunities.  The City of Milwaukee is a diverse community with many ethnic festivals that occur almost every weekend from June until September.  Starting with the last week in June until the second weekend in July, the Henry Maier Festival Park, hosts Summerfest, one of the largest outdoor music festivals, highlighted by the Marcus Amphitheater, which hosts Main Stage concerts every evening.  Milwaukee is also the home to Harley Davidson, the Harley Museum and Harley Davidson Bike fest every 5 years.  If you are into professional sports, Milwaukee is home to the Milwaukee Brewers, who play at Miller Park, the Milwaukee Bucks  who play at Fiserv Forum and the Green Bay Packers are within 2 hours driving distance from Milwaukee. 

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<span style="font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"><span style="font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Lubrizol is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, national origin, citizenship, age, religion, marital status, military service, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or any other characteristic or trait protected by federal, state, or local law.


The Manufacturing Facilities Management - Managerr is primarily responsible for the operation of the facility and equipment support to Operations.  This includes coordinating building repair, janitorial and landscaping services and managing the Preventive Maintenance and Calibration programs.



  • Manage the facilities staff of both direct and contract employees.
  • Coordinate all building repair (interior/exterior), janitorial, landscaping and vendor related services.
  • Responsible for planning, scheduling, monitoring, resource assignment and completion of preventive maintenance of all mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and electronic equipment including: chillers, compressors, air handling units, fire suppression/alarm systems, and all other capital equipment.
  • Responsible for timely inspection, response, troubleshooting and routine repair of all capital equipment.
  • Responsible for identification, procurement, storage and upkeep of all critical spare parts for building systems that may impact manufacturing and possess extended procurement lead time.
  • Facilitate the movement of equipment and furniture for any relocation or reconfiguration.
  • Provide input and support for validation and qualification (IQ) protocols for equipment.
  • Manage and maintain the Preventive Maintenance and Calibration programs.
  • Identify, assign, install and maintain Lubrizol property numbering system for all Vesta-owned equipment, such as molds, fixtures, testers, gauges and machinery.
  • Support maintenance personnel in resolving facilities and equipment problems using systematic methods of troubleshooting, root cause analysis, and irreversible corrective action.
  • Supervise and direct calibration technicians.
  • Generate, update and implement process documentation related to PM, Calibration and Maintenance
  • Complete projects and report status in a timely manner.
  • Close assigned CAPA’s in a timely manner.
  • Understand and follow the SOP’s pertaining to the specific area.
  • Understand and follow the Work Instructions pertaining to the specific area.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Observe and promote Company standards and policies on safety, quality and productivity
  • .Participate in Kaizen and other cross-functional team events.
  • Assist the safety team with facilities and equipment related issues.



  • Calibration Technician(s)
  • Maintenance Technician(s)



HIRING GUIDELINES: (To perform job successfully, and individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required/preferred).

  • Successful completion of four-years of high school, or equivalent, plus completion of four years of college with a bachelor’s degree, preferably with a focus in preventive maintenance and calibration or five plus years of experience, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities.
  • Prior facilities supervisor experience
  • Experience managing contractors
  • First Aid/CPR certified (preferred)



  • Excellent (written and verbal) communication and effective leadershio skills.
  • Flexible to change, and possess a high degree of integrity and “can do attitude”.
  • Willing to work in a team environment and contribute to group goals
  • Ability to receive and provide instructions in a positive manner.
  • Able to comprehend basic algebra, unit conversion and consumer math.
  • Resourceful and capable of working independently

Lubrizol Franklin, part of Lubrizol Advanced Materials Health, offers custom medical manufacturing services, including precision thermoplastic and silicone extrusion fabrication from its ISO 13485 certified facilities. Lubrizol Franklin capitalizes on more than 40 years’ experience, leveraging expertise in design assistance, material selection and quality compliance to enable our customer’s success.

Lubrizol Franklin has served as a trusted medical device outsourcing partner for four decades, delivering innovative solutions in molding, extrusion and assembly. Our Franklin, Wisconsin location includes ISO 7 certified clean room, ISO 8 controlled environment, 116,000 ft2 (10,700 m2), 17 extruders with 12 lines, 75 molding presses and a dedicated R&D laboratory. Every one of our medical device manufacturing, assembly and support services has quality at its core. Our highly collaborative, end-to-end, medical device process validation ensures quality without sacrificing product performance.

Nearest Major Market: Milwaukee

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