Inframark Maintenance Manager in Bridgeport, Connecticut



Oversee and direct maintenance department personnel in the performance of equipment installation, facilities equipment repair, emergency repairs and preventative maintenance. Inspect and evaluate physical plant, grounds, and related equipment for the Bridgeport East Side and West Side Wastewater Treatment Plants.



  • Manages all emergency, predictive, preventative, corrective and ongoing maintenance, repair or replacement of equipment or structures in accordance with Prudent Industry Practices as defined in the project contract.

  • Provides technical input into Major Replacement and upgrade plans and proposals to the Project Engineer, Project Manager, and Project Director.

  • Coordinates with outside contractors to perform activities, repairs, preventive maintenance on building equipment, and building and grounds appearance.

  • Purchase and manage all related maintenance supplies and plant equipment repair parts for all equipment in facility.

  • Participates in the development and implementation of goals, strategies, and standard operating policies/procedures (SOPs).

  • Manages teams related to hiring, on-boarding, performance management, utilization, training, and development.

  • Schedules and organizes projects and task work orders for each maintenance crew.

  • Performs QA/QC for assigned work orders.

  • Enforces compliance with all Company and Site Health and Safety rules, standards and procedures (e.g. routine PPE, Lock-out Tag-out, and confined space entry).

  • Coordinates and manages plant spill teams.

  • Manages equipment repairs and oversees tool and parts lists required for each employee.

  • Meets and approves outside contractors to ensure all company SOPs are met.

  • Interfaces and coordinates with Plant Operations and Field Operations department management for scheduled and emergency projects and tasks.

  • Assists with building and inventory needs.

  • Ensures all DOT requirements are followed.

  • Facilitates weekly maintenance meetings.

  • Initiates and maintains a computer-based Maintenance Management System (CMMS) in accordance with the project contract.

  • Documents SOPs and personnel management utilizing computer-based software (MS Word, Excel, and other third-party software).

  • Is on-call 24/7 to coordinate responses to off-hour plant emergency repairs.

  • Other duties as assigned.



BA/BS in related field and 10+years related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience; with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a supervisory role in the water and wastewater field. Experienced in performing or supervising mechanical, plumbing, electrical installation and repairs on process equipment. Mid-level computer literacy with standard business software required. Experience managing union employees is preferred.


Valid driver’s license required

A water and/or wastewater license is preferred

Communication : Communicates clearly & professionally. Contributes to a positive internal & external customer experience. Maintains composure in challenging situations. Collaborates with others. Asks for constructive feedback. Promotes a culture of diversity, respect & accountability. Challenges other through productive discussion.

Problem Solving & Quality : Pays attention to detail. Identifies & solves complex issues. Thinks “big picture” when assessing problems/opportunities. Develops innovative & creative solutions.

Managing For Results : Follows all company policies & SOPs. Delegates, prioritizes & manages the work of others. Balances competing priorities, scheduling issues & deadlines. Delivers effective feedback. Manages cost, quality & expedience.

Leadership & Initiative : Motivates & empowers others. Acts in accordance with company vision, mission & values. Takes accountability for own performance. Willing to take on additional assignments. Seeks out opportunities for leadership & development. Trains, coaches & mentors others. Champions change.


Must be able to: frequently lift 50-60 pounds; load, unload & move large equipment/tools; access confined spaces; continuously walk and climb stairs and ladders.

Job ID 2018-3470

Type Regular Full-Time

Category Operations

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.