Exide Technologies Preventive Maintenance Team Leader in Kansas City, Kansas


Responsible for maintaining Tabware maintenance database, tracking equipment repairs, and creating a preventive maintenance schedule.


To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Preparing a daily report on assigned PM’s completed, incomplete PM’s and work orders created from any preventive maintenance work performed each day.

  • Review status of each shift for the day and determine equipment priorities and tasks to assign.

  • Review completed PM’s and place in completed status in database when all required fields are completed for CCA.

  • Track equipment down time and look for machine failure trends and update PM sheets to eliminate the problems.

  • Create a weekly, monthly, and quarterly schedule for each shift according to production scheduling.

  • Check each Completed PM for undocumented parts and missing critical information.

  • Work on database updates entering new equipment and expanding machine hierarchy.

  • Create parts lists for each machine and placing in component levels of each machine hierarchy.

  • Communicate with production supervisors on machine production schedules and planed PM on available equipment.

  • Follow up with maintenance personnel on Tabware problems and constantly improve on database information available.

  • Create PM worksheet job task for new equipment and update older equipment PM as modifications are made to the equipment.

  • Responsible for scheduling of PM crew and keeping PM’s on track.

  • Planning and completing daily audits on PM’s preformed on prior scheduled day.


The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

  • High School graduate or higher

  • Strong computer skills (MS Outlook, MS Office suite)

  • Basic math, reading and writing skills

  • Strong communication skills

  • Must be available to work overtime

  • Be available to work any shift


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Able to see, hear and speak; able to sit, stand for at least two hours at a time, sit, bend, craw, squat, kneel and climb. Able to use both arms and hands to use computer, peripherals, and lift 40 pounds from floor level to overhead. Able to work below ground level in confined spaces and on stationary or mobile elevated platforms. Able to wear respirator and other PPE as required. Able to work extended shifts and weekends as needed.


Able to work inside or outside the plant environment and in all climate conditions. Exposed to lead, fumes, chemicals, operating equipment, and vehicles.

EEO Statement

Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

About Exide

Exide Technologies (www.exide.com) is a global provider of stored electrical-energy solutions for the transportation and industrial markets. Exide’s 130 years of technology innovation combined with operations in more than 80 countries enables the company to deliver compelling solutions for the world’s current and future power needs. Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products, serving the Transportation, Industrial Network Power and Motive Power market segments with battery and energy storage systems and specialty applications for a broad range of industries including: agricultural, automotive, electric, light and heavy-duty truck, marine, materials handling, military, mining, powersport, railroad, security, telecommunications, utility and uninterruptible power supply (UPS), among others. Exide is Powering the World Forward - history and scale combined with a start-up mentality make Exide the right choice for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier.

Requisition ID 2018-2117

Category Manufacturing - Operations and Maintenance

Position Type Regular Full-Time