Spvr, Facilities Maintenance

About Us:


As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand.  Since revolutionizing the forestry industry in Germany with the first electric chainsaw in 1926, the STIHL name has remained synonymous with outstanding innovations, high-quality products and comprehensive service.


STIHL is seeking a highly motivated, innovative Facilities Supervisor to join our team at STIHL’s corporate headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA! With competitive compensation, excellent benefits and exciting growth potential, it's a great time to join the STIHL team.


Position Highlights Include:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability
  • Pension Plan & 401k with employer match
  • Vacation, Sick, & Paid Holidays
  • Competitive Pay with multiple bonus opportunities

Job Duties & Responsibilities:


  • Develops, implements and oversees predictive and preventive maintenance procedures, to include documentation of the programs, and communication to appropriate personnel.
  • Reviews predictive and preventive maintenance services; ensures adherence to all standards including timing and quality of work.
  • Improves facility and infrastructure reliability and condition, lowers equipment downtime and reduces cost.
  • Analyzes and diagnoses facility and infrastructure problems, malfunctions, troubleshooting etc., to expedite and coordinate corrective and preventive procedures and to prevent downtime and interrupted schedules.
  • Maintains appropriate levels of labor in accordance with skill requirements, work levels and schedules, labor hour and training programs.
  • Maintains repair history and provides routine infrastructure evaluation reports.
  • Obtains facility and equipment related quotes and creates purchase requisitions for parts and services for the department.
  • Assists in building and infrastructure equipment repairs, rebuild or replacement decisions.
  • Coordinates and supervises contracted work to maintain and repair facility and infrastructure.  
  • Determines equipment spare parts requirements and establishes on-hand spares requirements.
  • Reviews work methods and recommends procedural or process changes to better accomplish department goals.
  • Responds to procedural problems or technical questions with respect to quality, operations, or other requirements.



  • 5+ years of related experience in maintenance of high volume production manufacturing facilities and personnel management preferred.

  • Performs work under minimal supervision.

  • Handles complex issues and problems and refers only the most complex issues to higher-level staff.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Basic SAP knowledge preferred.

  • Strong technical knowledge of facility and plant infrastructure including troubleshooting, operation and maintenance.

  • Knowledge of quality standards such as ISO 9001, ISO 14001 etc



Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach