Oelwein, IA – Maintenance Supervisor 1st shift

Supervisory Job Opportunity

East Penn is looking for a highly motivated, skilled candidate who is interested in joining our leadership team in Maintenance Supervision.

If you are interested and have the ability to inspire others, generate enthusiasm, grow, build, and maintain a productive, well-educated work team, as well as be engaged and actively participate in providing leadership, then please apply.  East Penn Mfg is seeking a Maintenance Supervisor for its Oelwein facility who will communicate a clear understanding of department goals and have a positive attitude.   Qualified candidates should possess the ability to coordinate scheduling among multiple departments, have excellent employee relationship skills, and can effectively communicate and direct others.  Must be able to set goals, motivate and engage others while maintaining a positive environment.


  • Coordinate the maintenance efforts and supervise a team of various tradespeople to perform the maintenance activities for our 24/7 Oelwein plant
  • Responsible for maintaining and repairing plant equipment and systems
  • Responsible for the guidance and direction for training and development of the maintenance team
  • Must have maintenance and supervisory experience, preferably in the manufacturing environment


East Penn offers excellent benefits including competitive wages, group insurance, profit sharing, 401(k), life insurance, paid holidays/vacation, dental plan, annual raises, and more.

Qualified applicants please email cover letter and resume with salary requirements to mfrederick@dekabatteries.com.


Job Application

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