Website Stericycle

Maintenance Manager Job Highlights

Title Maintenance Manager
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Dale, TX, United States
Company Stericycle

Company Profile

Stericycle is the industry-leading compliance company for healthcare organizations, patients, and commercial businesses of every size. The suite of essential services helps clients properly dispose of potentially harmful medical waste, shred confidential information, and protect their trusted patient and customer relationships.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Maintenance Manager who will oversee all maintenance personnel to ensure compliance with the Stericycle directives on Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S), permit compliance, equipment maintenance, customer service, productivity, cost reduction, and paperwork completion.

Performs all maintenance functions including, but not limited to, preventative, corrective, and emergency maintenance on all equipment throughout the plant or facility.

Develop and lead projects using six sigma processes.  Proficient in mentoring and career development for Supervisors.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should have an Associate’s Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent from a college/university

Work Experience

  • Possess a minimum of 5 years of experience in managing a maintenance facility and 5-7 years of maintenance experience
  • Must have experience with operating forklifts, man-lifts, and various rigging equipment in the performance of maintenance activities


  • Ability to read electrical schematics for control systems and familiarity with toning equipment for wire tracing, keeping wiring boxes neat and tidy
  • Applies and uses 3-phase theory and wiring techniques, troubleshoots, replaces components, and re-wires motors
  • Build and lead a team of maintenance personnel at assigned facilities to ensure the expected performance of equipment or machinery. Makes proactive recommendations to keep assets running at top performance levels. Uses a Lean/Continuous Improvement approach to identify opportunities, maintain standard work, and PDCA different projects and initiatives
  • Conducts predictive analysis of all process systems and equipment periodically to update the Preventative Maintenance system. Identifies equipment malfunctions, generates work orders, determines proper repair procedures, and assigns appropriate personnel to accomplish the task.  Documents all findings on cadence and prioritizes tasks based on findings
  • Enforces LOTO guidelines and leads his/her team in being a safe and compliant team member
  • Fully supports and champions Stericycle Lockout/Tagout Policies and procedures
  • Identify areas where cost reduction can be realized thru vendor relations such as high-quality non-OEM parts, savings in bulk pricing, and or quantity ordering
  • Maintains equipment files, and inventory and manages the expeditious purchase and/or re-supply of components. Works with outside machine vendors as necessary to acquire fabricated parts.  Works with Plant and Engineering Team as necessary to improve practices
  • Maintains hydraulic system including cylinder seal repair, cylinder replacement, bushing replacements (usually by an outside machine shop), hose crimper operation (includes matching hose to fitting), fluid maintenance including filter change out, hydraulic pump replacement, valve stack repair and maintenance, fitting specification, and general troubleshooting and adjustments
  • Operates electrical machinery and power tools, and ensures all safety and compliance are adhered to in accordance with company guidelines. This includes but is not limited to power tools associated with metal machining, including power drills, chop saws, reciprocating saws, grinders, and pneumatic hammers; welder to fuse carbon steel and perform repairs, and welds stainless steel or higher alloys or operates a TIG welder
  • Oversees and assists with Installations of CPVC piping up to 6” as well as threaded steel pipe to 2” and soldered copper
  • Promotes and supports Stericycle’s commitment to safety and supports all policies and procedures as established within the policies and procedures manual
  • Purchases the components and installs simple conduit runs including mounting small control boxes or disconnects, as well as flex conduit
  • Responsible for recruiting, training, and developing a team. Assists in the training of Mechanics, Operators, and Laborers
  • Troubleshoots and repairs general air pneumatics, including air compressor operation and maintenance, regulator replacement, solenoid valve replacement, 2-way and 3-way valve, tubing installation, and general system troubleshooting
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities, as assigned


  • (SLII)/In-house learning journeys
  • 3,000 hours equipment/leadership/management training
  • Able to weld stainless steel or higher alloys and operate a TIG welder (a plus)
  • General air pneumatics experience, including air compressor operation and maintenance, regulator replacement, solenoid valve replacement, 2-way and 3-way valve, tubing installation, and general system troubleshooting


  • The company offers a full range of benefits including a health care program that includes medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage, healthcare, and dependent care flexible spending accounts, life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, an employee assistance program, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation and sick time, a 401(k) plan, and an employee stock purchase plan.

Employer’s Statement

Stericycle is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all qualified people regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, indigenous status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state/province or local law.

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