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Manager Facilities Engineering

Date:  Jun 11, 2021

Danville, VA, US

Company:  Goodyear

Goodyear. More Driven.






About the Position

Responsible for all phases of facilities maintenance activities from conception to completion including administrative functions, coordination of research both internal and external and execution of projects including directing installation of equipment and facilities.  Assigned projects and responsibilities are complex, working with a minimal level of supervision.


Primary Responsibilities

  • Utilize SAP PM computerized maintenance management system for work planning, recordkeeping and overall asset management.  
  • Maintains plant services equipment for stream, condensate return, river water, compressed air. Accountable for delivery systems uptime.
  • Responsible for the coordination of shutdown maintenance work of services delivery systems (typically on holidays).                  
  • Prepares detailed engineering specifications in conjunction with the plant engineering group and outside resources.
  • Prepares functional specifications and holds design review meetings to monitor and approve progress.      
  • Coordinates buildings and grounds maintenance including and not limited to: Snow removal, landscaping, roof maintenance, walls, windows, doors maintenance, floor maintenance, internal and external painting, office renovations, settling pond, water (city, river and well) service, sewer service and HVAC systems.         
  • Actively pursues energy conservation activities and projects.
  • Monitors utility costs.


Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s in Engineering
  • Minimum of five (5) years of progressive facilities management experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably in the tire industry.


Desired Skills and Abilities                                                                            

  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to plan, coordinate and prioritize work requirements for skilled trades.
  • Good written and verbal interpersonal communication skills.
  • Strong PC skills utilizing SAP, Lotus Notes, Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Access and Project Software applications.



Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies. It employs about 64,000 people and manufactures its products in 47 facilities in 21 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry. For more information about Goodyear and its products, go to

Nearest Major Market: Danville
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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