Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Maintenance Manager in Bacchus, Utah

Maintenance Manager

Locations:Bacchus, UT

Categories: Factory Management

Job Description

Job ID:GEM20183008-47303

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation’s history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems is currently seeking an experiencedMaintenance Managerto provide leadership to our Mechanical Maintenance team in ourBacchus, Utahoffices.

Role description & Responsibilities:

The Mechanical Maintenance Manager is responsible for the mechanical Maintenance and Repair of the entire Bacchus Facility including plant infrastructure, construction projects, buildings, and process equipment. This position leads a diverse team of skilled craftsmen including Craft Team Supervisors, Millwrights, Pipe fitters, Heavy Equipment Mechanics, Machinists, Welders, and Carpenters.

Job Duties:

  • Ensures Preventative Maintenance plans are performed as scheduled.

  • Ensures repair maintenance is prioritized and resolved to ensure safe operations and minimize any down time.

  • Actively involved in increasing Operational Availability across plant.

  • Act safely and quickly to resolve any plant mechanical emergencies.

  • Responsible for all aspects of employee and process safety including any corrective actions that may be warranted.

  • Responsible to ensure that the collective bargaining agreement is administered in a fair and consistent manner.

  • Responsible for Capital Project execution.

Experience Requirements:

  • Candidate must have a minimum of 10 years of experience in Facilities and Maintenance, or equivalent experience maintaining and supporting complex production processes and equipment.

  • Supervisory: Candidate must have a minimum of 5 years of Craft/Technician management experience or equivalent leadership experience.

Experience Preferred:

  • Hands-on experience/background in facilities and maintenance.

  • Knowledge of the Bacchus plant infrastructure and production processes and facilities.

  • Knowledge of Operations’ equipment and processes including Mix/Cast, Subscale, Finishing, NDT, Laboratories, etc.

  • Strong understanding of the Bacchus collective bargaining agreement.

  • Able to quickly and effectively build strong teams.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Broad understanding of the Bacchus Plant Water, Air, Steam, and Natural Gas systems

  • Strong knowledge of plant process equipment.

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.

  • Detail oriented but able to understand the big picture.

  • Able to effectively balance personnel resources between conflicting priorities.


  • Bachelors Degree in Operations or Facilities Management, Business, or a related field.

  • Prefer journeyman or formal Certification in a mechanical discipline such as Millwright, Pipefitter, Machinist.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Type:Full Time

Desired Travel:less than 25%

Years of Experience:+10 Years