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Maintenance Team Supervisor

Requisition ID:  91774
Business Unit:  Engine Systems Orange County (3210)

Irvine, CA, United States, 92618

Innovation is at the heart of everything we do at Meggitt, a worldwide leader in aerospace, defence and selected energy markets. We believe in our vision of ‘Enabling the Extraordinary: To Fly, To Power, To Live”. These core values – teamwork, integrity and excellence – are what have allowed us to become the company we are today. With facilities and over 10,000 employees worldwide, Meggitt draws on over 160 years of expertise to enhance the lives of people across the globe.

Our Corporate Functions keep our business competitive by providing first-class support from Quality through to Finance and HR.

Headquartered in the UK, Meggitt PLC is a global engineering group specialising in extreme environment components and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defence and energy markets. Some 10,000 people are employed across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe and North America and regional bases in Brazil, India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

The Maintenance Supervisor coordinates the daily activities, sets priorities and supervises the Maintenance Team.  The Maintenance Supervisor also maintains and repairs manufacturing related equipment throughout the facility in accordance with standard procedures, internal requirements, manufacturer's specifications and safety policies. Performs complex skilled work and ensures the effective preservation of manufacturing related equipment through ongoing inspections and maintenance.

Job Core Responsibilities

•    Leads and directs the Manufacturing and Operations team to obtain optimum productivity, while reaching the team objectives.
•    Applies expertise in the repair and maintenance, service and repairs of a complex nature on equipment or systems.   Troubleshoots, repairs and maintains existing mechanical systems and associated equipment including air
     compressors, air dryers, dehumidifiers, cooling towers, etc.   Follows detailed operational instructions, procedures and blueprints while conducting maintenance activities
•    Determines preventative maintenance requirements for new equipment and trains equipment operators to perform routine maintenance 
•    Maintains necessary records/documents of maintenance work performed.
•    Ensures general safety, compliance with relevant legislation, regulations and company procedures.
•    Ensures staff are in compliance with safety regulations; including proper use of tools, equipment and hazardous materials.
•    Uses good judgment and negotiating skills when dealing with difficult or sensitive situations.
•    Leads and directs work for team of employees as defined by business needs.
•    Manages staff selection, performance, development and training processes to ensure team competencies and capabilities to reach the business goals and expectations.
•    Other responsibilities as assigned.
•    Regular, consistent and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and additional hours as necessary.

Job Specifications


A Secondary Certificate/High School Diploma or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations.


Technical certificates in electrical, plumbing, HVAC or the equivalent experience in related field.

Years Experience:

5 - 7 years of relevant experience.


Solid knowledge in facilities maintenance management and a successful track record with leading employees.

Expertise in manufacturing equipment maintenance/repair.

Proficient in recognizing and solving complex problems from established operating procedures and/or scientific methods.

Experience in operating forklifts and other powered equipment.

Manufacturing / Non-Sedentary Requirements
Incumbent must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. Work may be performed in an office or warehouse environment. Typically requires the ability to spend 75% hours each work day doing the following activities: stand for extended periods of time, walk, bend, stoop, or climb.  May have possible exposure to dust, and may require the ability to lift and/or push up to 50 pounds 25% of the time.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or

If this position is located in the United States, this job will require use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). As such, all applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee

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