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Maintenance Manager

19003106 Requisition #
As a maintenance manager for Pella Corporation, you must be a servant leader with a strong passion and drive to develop the people around you to perform at their peak potential. You must be loyal, conscientious and possess a strong desire to succeed and constantly improve.  You must also possess and understanding in maintenance concepts as it relates to stockrooms, knife grinding, maintenance scheduling, facilities, toolroom, maintenance responsibilities and work orders.    

Come join the Pella team where you can do the work, you’re most proud of.  Our manufacturing teams are passionate about delivering made-to-order windows and doors to our customers. If you want to work for a great company with a strong brand and a vision for the future, Pella Corporation would be a great fit for you.  Apply online at

Pella Corporation is a growing privately held, professionally managed company, established in 1925. Pella is an industry leader in environmental standards and supports local communities through charitable giving and volunteerism.

Essential duties and responsibilities for this maintenance manager include the following:

  • Directly manage 30-35 hourly technical employees
  • 1st shift, up to -hour shifts, paid overtime (responsible for 3 shifts)
  • Responsible for your department’s safety, quality, and productivity
  • Maintain budget for labor efficiencies in department
  • Champion continuous improvement in the department (Kaizen, Lean Manufacturing
  • Reward and follow corrective action guidelines as needed with employees
  • Responsible for understanding maintenance related concepts and responsibilities of work orders, knife grinding, maintenance scheduling, stockrooms and all other items relating to facility and plant maintenance
  • Interview, hire, train, and develop employees

The ideal maintenance manager will meet the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university or two to five years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Technical aptitude
  • Strong team player
  • Enthusiasm and the ability to motivate others
  • Very organized
  • Experience in lean manufacturing and continuous improvement a plus


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Pella Corporation is committed to workforce diversity. Pella is a Tobacco-Free Work Environment.  Pella participates in E- Verify.  Pella will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.


Pella Corporation provides a working environment free of discrimination and harassment.  Pella Corporation treats all persons equally, regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age or disability, as each is protected under federal law. A number of states in which Pella operates have laws protecting classifications of Team Members not necessarily protected under federal law. Therefore, Pella also treats all persons equally, regardless of political affiliation and belief, pregnancy, national origin, age, creed, marital status, military status, sexual orientation, mental disorder, veteran status, ancestry or handicap as each category is protected under a municipal ordinance or state law.


At Pella Corporation, we don't just create windows and doors, we innovate with purpose, design with passion, build with integrity, and deliver with pride. From testing beyond industry standards to continuous innovation, Pella goes beyond what meets the eye to perfect every detail and make beautifully designed windows and doors that enrich the homes and lives of others.

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