Armstrong Flooring Inc. Preventive Maintenance Coordinator in South Gate, California

Preventive Maintenance Coordinator

Date: Dec 6, 2018

Location: South Gate, CA California, US

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Armstrong Flooring Inc. a worldwide leader in the manufacture and marketing of residential and commercial floor products, offers the most extensive portfolio of flooring products available. After more than a century, Armstrong remains the foremost name in flooring – known and trusted for reliable quality, an expansive offering of colors and designs to meet the personal style of all customers and technological innovations that make lives easier.

Our flooring plant in South Gate, CA is currently seeking a Preventive Maintenance Coordinator. This facility opened in 1938 and first produced asphalt tile. Vinyl tile replaced asphalt in the mid 1950’s. Today, the plant employs about 120 people to produce, maintain and ship our vinyl-flooring tile. The South Gate plant is committed to safely delivering quality products to our customers.


Perform Preventive Maintenance inspections, servicing, routine, and/or emergency maintenance of plant equipment as assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor / Team Manager through the daily work schedules. Demonstrate the skills and capability to perform both mechanical and electrical P.M.’s.


  • Perform existing P.M.’s, generate work orders, and report on work performed.

  • Assess P.M. frequencies and procedures, and make recommendations for changes so that optimum equipment availability is attained.

  • Write new PM’s for existing and new equipment.

  • Use various sources of information such as downtime history, backlog information, history files, and input from Line Operators, Supervisors, Maintenance personnel, Engineers, and Improvement Teams to continue improving effectiveness of PM’s.

  • Initiate the review and agreement process for PM changes with the Planner/Scheduler and Maintenance Supervisor/Team Manager.

  • Receive and set up spare parts for new equipment. Based on analysis of P.M. parts usage, make recommendations for the quantity and type of spare parts to stock. Update spare parts catalogue for existing PM’s. Check dimensions and specifications, and make sketches of critical parts serviced through the P.M. program.

  • Train and observe Production and Maintenance Personnel on the safe and proper execution of PM’s.

  • Coordinate and supervise P.M. contract services.

  • Keep informed and promote the use of new Predictive and Preventive Maintenance procedures. Monitor trends of P.M. generated work orders, costs, and downtime. Provide communications and feedback on status of Preventive Maintenance programs and procedures through presentations and planning meetings.


  • Prior experience with preventive maintenance processes.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work well with all levels of the organization.

  • Prior experience working in a manufacturing environment.


  • Previous work history in a PM Coordinator role.

  • Experience using SAP, Microsoft Word and Excel.

Armstrong Flooring, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer by choice.

Nearest Major Market: Los Angeles

Job Segment: Maintenance, Electrical, ERP, SAP, Manufacturing, Engineering, Technology

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