Maintenance Coordinator & Facilities Manager

We are seeking an energetic “hands-on” Manager.  This individual must be a self-motivated, focused and organized team player who will be responsible to supervise employees in the performance of their maintenance and facilities responsibilities.  

The company is a high-volume manufacturing business with over 80 machines in the following functional disciplines: Forging, Metal Spinning, Heat Treat, Robotic controlled machining centers, CNC machining, spinning and forging work centers along with all the related process technologies.  The facility is located on 4 acres and includes over 100,000 square feet of manufacturing space.  This is an excellent career opportunity with a company experiencing rapid business growth.


  • Directing the maintenance and repair of forging, spinning, heat treat and CNC machinery and related equipment.  
  • Upkeep of the facility including building, systems and grounds.
  • Coordinate all outside contractors, hazmat inspections, hazardous waste disposal, and other inspections as required.
  • Implement and manage a preventative maintenance program.


  • Very strong maintenance “systems” experience. Must have the ability to develop and implement maintenance systems as they relate to:
  • Plant-wide Preventative Maintenance System
  • Maintenance Work Order and Priority System
  • Spare Parts Inventory & Planning System
  • Maintenance Documentation System
  • Have a strong background in machine maintenance with a solid fundamental understanding of mechanical, electrical, hydraulic systems.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • The ideal candidate will have extensive CNC machine shop repair experience.
  • Knowledgeable with OSHA requirements, Hazmat, CUPA and safety practices.
  • Must be flexible and have a “hands-on” approach, with the ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Excellent organization, communications, and computer skills.
  • Must be able to motivate, provide leadership and create a team environment.


  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in the maintenance and facilities management.
  • Minimum of 3 years supervisory experience.
  • BS or BA in a related discipline would be ideal.

At AST, we are committed to providing the ideal climate for personal and professional development for all of our team members. The value of work-life balance is crucial, and the health and happiness of our team is paramount. For this reason, we have crafted a benefits package for members of our team. Some benefits for full time employees include:

  • Medical / Dental / Vision
  • 401(k) Savings Plan
  • Company Sponsored Life Insurance
  • Short-term and Long-term Disability
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation / Sick Pay


950 Richmond Ave, Oxnard, CA, US, 93030

Job Type

Full Time

Company Bio:

Located in Ventura County, AST is in the “Gateway to California’s Central Coast”, located 60 miles northwest of Los Angeles and 2 miles from the Pacific Ocean and California’s Pacific Coast Highway.

Advanced Structural Technologies (AST) is an industry leading manufacturer of rotary forged and flow formed products for the aerospace, alternative energy, automotive, and military markets.  As a fully integrated contract manufacturing business, all process steps are completed on site in AST’s Oxnard and Camarillo facilities.