Lowe's DFC Asst Maintenance Manager in Pleasant View, Tennessee

Job Description:




The Assistant Maintenance Manager

(AMM) is a proactive leadership role supporting fulfillment center operation,

focusing on maximizing equipment reliability and operational performance for

equipment such as; conveyors, sortation systems, scanners, cameras,

depalletizers, print and apply systems, material handling robots, and Siemens

devices and programs. The incumbent

supervises a high performing team that is capable of analyzing, troubleshooting,

and repairing broken equipment, as well as performing preventive and predictive

maintenance tasks. The AMM is

responsible for analyzing the workload and reevaluates resources throughout the

day as workflow conditions change to meet demands. With the maintenance team,

the AMM works to achieve or exceed facility performance goals despite

fluctuating demands. The AMM resolves issues, addresses safety concerns, and is

responsible for communicating business objectives and daily workload plans. The

Assistant Maintenance Manager works with the Maintenance Manager and

contractors to coordinate new construction and facilities repair work, all

while ensuring that it is completed in compliance with federal and local




Functions and Responsibilities:


Achieve or exceed key

performance indicators; in safety, performance, and budget targets.


Understand, maintain and

troubleshoot material handling control systems, including PLC/PC controllers,

industrial networks and electrical distribution systems.


Act as a first level

escalation support for the maintenance team to troubleshoot and repair all

hardware or controls systems within the Fulfillment Center.


Facilitate failure analysis

and incident review processes to implement process improvements or retraining

to avoid future incidents.


Use diagnostic software to

monitor performance of systems; collect and analyze data to identify trends and

recommend improvements.


Apply subject matter

expertise in material handling and electronic systems to maximize system


· Rely

on experience and judgment to assign job plans and accomplish departmental



Check all work for results

and compliance with technical specifications, housekeeping and safety



Work with customers and

suppliers to define equipment specifications, resolve fabrication and quality


Additional Duties and Responsibilities:

· Teach

leadership by example; build team spirit and engagement.

· Complete

scheduled tasks.

· Monitor

team attitudes; resolve team conflicts as soon as practicable.

· Mentor

team members; prepare mechanics for promotional opportunities.

· Provide

team access to training to strengthen weak or missing skills.

· Train

team to use DFC systems.

· Complete

and enter maintenance documentation in 7I system.

Required Qualifications :

· Excellent

communication and interpersonal skills, problem solving, critical thinking,

committed team player, with strong leadership and performance management skills

capable of stepping up to assure that tasks and projects are completed.

· Proven

record for complying with safety requirements, and ability to build a culture

of safety among subordinates and peers.

· Demonstrated

leadership, team-building, and supervisory experience. Ability to build rapport

and trust with others. Experience and willingness to mentor and coach others.

· Ability

to successfully manage multiple tasks simultaneously. Make broad based

decisions and understand how these decisions may impact operations and the

maintenance department. Use detailed analysis and follow-up when making decisions.

· Industrial

electrical hands-on experience and troubleshooting, including 480V 3-phase, 110

VAC, and DC systems.


interfaces and program knowledge.

· Advanced

troubleshooting skills with PCs, servers and industrial controls networking. Analytical

and troubleshooting skills to resolve complex problems; creative


· Read

and interpret blueprints, electrical schematics, and various technical drawings.

· Experience

with repairing/maintaining the following types of systems or equipment:




Electro-pneumatic PLC controlled

systems with photo eye detectors


Hydraulic and pneumatic systems


Forklifts, reach trucks, floor

sweepers, yard trucks


Automotive systems




Basic Plumbing


Fabrication and Welding

· Experience

managing resources, time, and budgets.

· Demonstrated

flexibility and adaptability; handles stressful conditions.

· Ability

to communicate clearly and effectively, relating technical issues to business


· Highly

motivated to the team’s success as well as own success. Actively pursues growth

and developmental opportunities; seeks out feedback and responds without

defensiveness; continuously finds ways to improve.

· High

school diploma or GED equivalent with at least 4 years demonstrated increasing

responsibilities in a maintenance organization.

Preferred Qualifications :

· Familiarity

with lift equipment

· Post-high

school education preferred; Technical school degree a plus

· Situational

Leadership II training

· Proficient

with Microsoft Office Suite

Job ID: 1393443BR

Line of Business: Distribution

Job Category: Distribution Management

Department: 0301 - DC Managers

Employment Type I: Regular

Employment Type II: Full-Time

Location #: 3311

Location Name: Nashville, TN DFC

City: Pleasant View

State: TN

EEO Statement:

Lowe’s is an equal opportunity employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, genetics or any other category protected under applicable law.