Maintenance Manager
Columbus, Ohio
Maintenance Manager, IHS Metal Recycling | Job Description

Location: Columbus, OH

IHS Metal Recycling is seeking an experienced Maintenance Manager to oversee and maintain heavy equipment and machinery. You will be responsible for assuring that the facility and production equipment are properly maintained and designed to safely perform specified tasks in a cost-effective manner. Benefits include vacation, health insurance, life insurance, 401(K) and paid holidays.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Provides leadership and direction for both locations maintenance and engineering functions
  • Maintain all machinery throughout the yard and warehouse
  • Maintain inventory and ordering of replacement parts
  • Schedule and meet servicing deadlines for all equipment
  • Communicate job expectations and train/coach employees
  • Determine staffing levels and assign workload
  • Identify areas of improvement and establish innovative or adjust existing work procedures and practices
  • Maintain a safe working environment


  • 5 or more years’ experience in management, preferably in a heavy machinery metals environment
  • Experience maintaining OSHA and EPA regulations
  • Working knowledge of hydraulic systems including excavators and heavy equipment
  • Experience with shears and balers preferred
  • Demonstrated experience in conflict resolution and one-on-one communication with employees
  • Must be able to move around yard and assist employees with heavy lifting when necessary


In addition to competitive pay, benefits include vacation, health insurance, life insurance, 401(K) and paid holidays.

Company Overview:

Since 1905, IHS Metal Recycling has specialized in the recycling of ferrous and non-ferrous scrap metal in Central Ohio. I.H. Schlezinger Inc. is accredited by all State of Ohio regulatory agencies and strives for the highest level of service, quality, integrity, and safety for our customers and employees.
I.H. Schlezinger Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.