Maintenance / Plant Engineer in Exeter CA

Now Hiring a Maintenance / Plant Engineer in Exeter, CA

All StarZ Technical is hiring a Maintenance / Plant Engineer for an immediate opening with a packaging company in Exeter, CA. This is a direct hire opportunity with a company that was listed as one of Fortune World’s Most Admired Companies in 2021, and included in Barron’s 100 Most Sustainable Companies for the third year in a row!



  • Exeter, CA

Salary for the Maintenance / Plant Engineer

  • $110k – 130k per yer

Schedule for the Maintenance / Plant Engineer:

  • Monday – Friday
  • Full time

Maintenance / Plant Engineer Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage a Reliability-centered maintenance process that drives lower operational costs through improved uptimes, optimum labor and material spend, and increased equipment lifespan.  Creates the right team to drive the process
  • Champion the Maintenance Excellence (ME) process
  • Serve as the Maintenance Excellence Leader for the Plant SPS (TPM) Steering Team
  • Deploy Maintenance Excellence
  • Achieve Zero Breakdown losses
  • Implement a maintenance strategy that effectively utilizes proactive (preventive and predictive)
  • Provide leadership to ensure the highest standard of equipment performance are achieved and sustained
  • Promote a culture in which production and maintenance work together to identify and resolve abnormal or degraded equipment conditions
  • Participate in Early Equipment Management and maintenance prevention design (Designed-In Reliability)
  • Responsible for the Work Management process including identification, planning, scheduling, execution and closeout of maintenance related activities
  • Manage an efficient, 5S’d Shop area
  • Establish a process to trend and identify equipment problems and failures
  • Ability to identify gaps and assist in developing/implementing countermeasures to achieve Zero Safety Incidents
  • Successfully leads the Maintenance Excellence pillar of SPS
  • Recruits, hires and retains strong maintenance employees

Who we’re looking for:

  • Someone with a strong work ethic who likes a good challenge
  • Someone team oriented who can lead the team to drive results
  • Strong ability to drive culture change at the technical level
  • Strong understanding of OSHA requirements related to equipment in-house
  • Basic mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, instrumentation, lubrication and predictive maintenance understanding (or ability to learn quickly)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and CMMS system
  • Proficient in Root Cause Analysis techniques (FMEA’s, 5Why’s, ATS, etc) and developing/implementing Countermeasures to drive Zero Breakdown culture

Maintenance / Plant Engineer Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field
  • 3-5 years’ experience in manufacturing or a related field
  • Proven track record, particularly in PM’s, organization, capital upgrades, utilities, vendor management and accountability
  • Experience in TPM or Reliability field preferred
  • Experience with CMMS preferred

Why you’ll love working with us:

All StarZ Technical is a woman owned staffing company helping candidates grow their careers for over 20 years. Our associates can expect the following benefits:

  • Custom feedback to improve your resume
  • Interview tips from our expert recruiting team
  • Job coaching
  • Grow your career with us!

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  • Call JD at 253-442-4000
  • Text us at 844-563-9669
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