Valley Proteins, Inc.

Plant Maintenance Supervisor

Gastonia, North Carolina

Supervises the plant maintenance staff, programs and processes, in order to ensure safe, timely and efficient operation of all plant machinery and equipment.


  • Supervises the staff, processes and activities for maintaining all plant machinery to ensure safe, continual and efficient operation.
  • Ensures that periodic and preventive maintenance are appropriately scheduled and accomplished and that emergency troubleshooting and maintenance support are readily available as needed.
  • Oversees maintenance goal setting, activity scheduling, work performance and performance management to ensure measurable goals, proper workload distribution, goal satisfaction and effective staff performance management.
  • Monitors and continually improves maintenance processes and maintenance personnel performance to achieve enhanced levels of efficiency.


  • Two to four-year college or university program degree in relevant Engineering discipline (mechanical, electrical, chemical or food processing), Industrial Management or other technical discipline required.
  • Critical thinking skills, problem solving, strategy development, and implementation experience required.
  • Experience implementing predictive/preventive maintenance programs.
  • 2+ years Supervisory/Management experience in a manufacturing environment focused on process improvement.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to build relationships at all levels and maintain a positive working environment.
  • Strong computer application skills in a network environment.
  • Strong mechanical and electrical skills.


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Apply at these locations:

Gastonia, NC
5533 South York Road
Gastonia, NC 28052
Heather Shealey
Fax: 704-861-9252

Lewiston, NC
222 Griffins Quarter Road
Lewiston, NCĀ  27849
Tammy Smallwood – Admin. Assistant
Fax: 252-348-2389