Maintenance Superintendent (6pm - 6am)


Lenexa, KS, US

Date:  Feb 2, 2024

Why Flowers?

Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE: FLO) is one of the largest producers of packaged bakery foods in the United States with 2022 sales of $4.8 billion. Among the company's top brands are Nature's Own, Dave's Killer Bread, Wonder, Canyon Bakehouse, and Tastykake. Learn more at

Our team is the essential ingredient to success. We embrace diversity and foster an environment that reflects our values of Honesty & Integrity, Respect & Inclusion, Sustainability, Passion, and Humility.

Full-time employees are offered:

  • Comprehensive health and medical benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement savings plan
  • Professional growth and leadership training
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and parental leave

Benefits may vary depending on your work location and your participation in a collective bargaining unit.


Assists Maintenance Manager in managing the maintenance engineering department. Acts as Maintenance Manager in his/her absence. Position requires demonstration of competency for all on-the-job activities that may have a direct or indirect effect on product safety, legality and/or quality.

Job Responsibilities

• Assists the Maintenance Manager in the performance of his/her duties. 
• Performs the duties of Maintenance Manager in his/her absence. 
• Supervises, trains, and directs maintenance personnel. 
• Manage Preventative Maintenance Program, Follows up with root cause analysis on all failures
• Ensures equipment reliability and availability of parts
• Supervises and engages in installation of equipment. 
• Supervises and, when necessary, participates in the repair and maintenance of machinery and equipment. 
• Promotes and maintains good employee relations. 
• Ensures compliance with all Company policies and procedures (EEO, Sexual Harassment, Sarbanes – Oxley, Safety, etc.). 
• Performs other duties which are deemed by management to be an integral part of the job, including but not limited to fulfillment of work schedules, adherence to attendance policies, and other applicable operating rules, policies and procedures.

Desired Experience

  • 3+ years of proven supervisory experience in industrial operations, maintenance or utilities operations is preferred. Demonstrated knowledge in Industrial Electrical wiring, motor control, PLC. Equipment repair, Industrial Equipment installation, start-up, repair, etc.
  • Experience in the installation, diagnosing and repairing mechanical equipment through troubleshooting required. Electrical troubleshooting is desired.
  • Experience or knowledge of programmable logic controllers (PLC), and Networking devices a plus. Allen Bradley experiences a plus.
  • Managing/overseeing a Preventative Maintenance Program
  • SAP experience is a plus

Desired Education

Associate degree in Electronics/Electrical Technology and/or equivalent formal training or work experience. AIB Engineering certificate. Completion of formal management skills training program.

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent total rewards package.  Please reply by 03/02/2024.  Resumes are active for 30 days.  Interested job seekers who successfully complete the series of pre-screening questions and who appear to possess the basic qualifications for this position may be contacted for a telephone interview.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disability


If you need assistance with submitting your resume due to a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to Larissa Wegener at or 725 233-9751 .

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