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March 13, 2020

Maintenance Supervisor

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Job Description: Maintenance Supervisor 

Company Description: 

Based in Parsippany, New Jersey, B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE: BGS) and its subsidiaries manufacture, sell and distribute high-quality, branded shelf-stable and frozen foods across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. With our diverse portfolio of more than 50 brands you know and love, including B&G, B&M, Back to Nature, Cream of Wheat, Green Giant, Las Palmas, Le Sueur, Mama Mary’s, Maple Grove Farms, Mrs. Dash, New York Style, Ortega, Polaner, Spice Islands and Victoria, there’s a little something for everyone. For more information about B&G Foods and our brands, please visit

Job Location: Portland, Maine

Job Description: The Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for supervising the Maintenance Department and also fill in as a Supervisor in Production when needed.

Department: Maintenance 


· Monitor and schedule the work load for the maintenance crew

· Monitor and plan preventative and predictive maintenance for all production equipment

· Consult with each Production Supervisor during daily plant tours

· Review downtime and efficiencies for all production areas

· Administer safety programs and schedule training

· Review, trouble shoot and direct the repairs to major downtime and breakdown issues daily

· Allocate personnel and equipment assets to resolve and correct major equipment breakdowns

· Advise and consult with Plant Management on all capital projects

· Leadership role in planning and implementing shutdowns.

· Schedule training or new employees and continue training as required

· Review job performance on new hires

· Maintain Union labor relations

Minimum Qualifications: 

· 3 – 5 Years Experience in a Maintenance Position 

· Specialized Training/ Certification: Technical/ Trade School with electrical, mechanical, boiler plumbing and facilities 

· Knowledge of process controls and PLC’s. Strong mechanical aptitude and troubleshooting skills 

· Computer Skills with word processing, database and spreadsheets 

· Good Organizational Skills 

· Good Manufacturing Practices and better Process School, First Aid and CPR

Equal Employment Opportunity: 

B&G Foods is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please see