Maintenance Manager

Responsibilities will include:

  • 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.

Critical Skills/ Experience: 

  • Robust 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, and CNC/PLC control systems.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.
  • The ideal candidate will have extensive CNC machine shop repair experience.
  • Knowledgeable with OSHA requirements and safety practices.
  • Must be flexible and have a “hands-on” approach, with the ability to manage multiple priorities.
  • Excellent organization, communication, and computer skills.
  • Must be able to motivate, provide leadership and create a team environment.


  • Minimum 10 yrs experience in the maintenance and facilities management.
  • Minimum of 3 years supervisory experience.
  • BS or BA in a related discipline preferred


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.