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Maintenance Stores Specialist Job

DATE: Jun 10, 2021

LOCATION: Macon, Georgia, US, 31213

Company: Armstrong World Industries

Job: Manufacturing
Primary Location: Macon, Georgia
Relocation Offered: Yes 
Employment Status: Full-Time
Travel: 5%


Do you want to work for a company that gives you opportunities to grow in a collaborative environment? How about working for a manufacturer with a rich history and even brighter future? Armstrong World Industries began over 150 years ago as a small cork-cutting shop in Pittsburgh, PA. From that small business, we became the leader in ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions that contribute to better, more inspiring buildings that make a difference in the lives of people where they work, play, learn, heal and live. At Armstrong World Industries you'll have the opportunity to make the most of your potential. Come build your future with us!



Armstrong World Industries, Inc. has a job opportunity for a Maintenance Stores Specialist to be located in Macon, GA.  The Maintenance Stores Specialist will be responsible for managing the plant storeroom system and the administration of maintenance processes to support the manufacturing process on a daily basis.


What you’ll be doing:

  • Owning a core maintenance system (Storeroom) that provides materials for the entire plant
  • Developing & implementing processes for continued improvement of stores operations and management of inventory
  • Managing the administration of maintenance effectiveness measures including PR IAP 5.0 & 6.0 related reports and charts. 
  • Supporting maintenance systems improvements and drive those improvements within the plant
  • Partnering with Corp & Plant Purchasing and/or Maintenance on the selection and rating of suppliers using principles of Supplier Quality
  • Acting as key user of SAP PM to report costs and ensure the accuracy of maintenance work as related to Maintenance Stores
  • Providing training of SAP and other maintenance information systems
  • Employing interaction management skills to create and maintain good working relationships with all plant employees, external suppliers and contacts
  • Directing yearly physical inventory and performs monthly cycle counts to assure inventory accuracy  
  • Leading group of 8-10 technicians each year to perform the physical inventory of plant stores
  • Monitoring incoming materials for compliance with the plant's environmental standards
  • Managing the security of the plant’s stores inventory and recommends improvements for securing the company’s assets
  • Maintaining and improving the safety of the stores environment with emphasis on ergonomic and safe lifting practices and procedures for all personnel who access Stores


What will make you successful:

  • 5+ years of experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience


Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment


Why Armstrong World Industries?


Armstrong World Industries, Inc. (AWI) is a leader in the design and manufacture of innovative commercial and residential ceiling, wall and suspension system solutions. At home, at work, in healthcare facilities, classrooms, stores, or restaurants, Armstrong World Industries offers interior solutions that help to enhance comfort, save time, improve building efficiency and overall performance, and create beautiful spaces. We built our business on trust and integrity. It set us apart then, and it sets us apart now, along with our ability to collaborate with and innovate for the people we’re here to serve – our customers, our shareholders, our communities and our employees.


Benefits Package

  • Standard benefit package offerings: Medical, dental, prescription drugs, life insurance
  • Long term disability coverage
  • Vacation and sick time
  • Product discount programs
  • 401k Match


About the Location (Macon, GA)

Our Macon Plant, one of twelve Armstrong plants in North America, employs over 400 people working on rotating shifts, 24/7, in the manufacture and shipment of acoustical ceiling tile to Armstrong's customers.  Located approximately 85 miles south of Atlanta, the Macon facility has 33 acres under one roof, or 1.5 million square feet of floor space.  It is the largest ceiling tile factory in the world.  The operations are complex, automated, use the latest modern management technology, and manufacture a wide range of commercial and residential ceiling products.


Macon, also known as the "Cherry Blossom Capital of the World", is in the heart of Georgia and marks a historical crossroads in the south. The city carries with it a rich cultural heritage while creating a strong vision for the future. Macon offers the amenities of a small friendly city with the advantages of a growing community.



Equal Opportunity Employer: AWI is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans



Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters


Armstrong World Industries, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact AWI employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.


AWI will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to AWI, including unsolicited resumes sent to AWI via mail, email or in any form and/or method, including to AWI's resume database will be considered AWI property.


AWI will not pay a fee to any Recruiter that does not have a signed AWI contract in place specific to the position for which the resume was submitted. Recruiting vendor agreements will only be valid if in writing and signed by AWI's Corporate Talent Acquisition Manager or his or her designee.

Nearest Major Market: Macon

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