Production Maintenance Team Lead, 2nd Shift

Danbury, CT, US, 06810

Belimo is the global market leader in the development, production, and marketing of field devices for the energy-efficient control of heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems. Damper actuators, control valves, sensors, meters, and gas monitors make up the company's core business. Founded in 1975, Belimo employs approximately 2,000 people in over 80 countries and is listed on the Swiss Exchange (SIX) since 1995.


The Production Maintenance Team Lead plays a crucial role in overseeing and coordinating maintenance activities within the organization. This position is responsible for leading a team of maintenance technicians, ensuring the proper functioning of equipment, implementing preventive maintenance programs, and managing maintenance schedules to minimize downtime and optimize operational efficiency.


The objectives of this position are fully integrated to the objectives of the Company’s Mission and Values. It is the responsibility of all employees to perform their duties in accordance with Company Policy.


The Production Maintenance Team Lead operates within the Production Department and reports directly to the Maintenance Manager, Americas. They bear full responsibility for achieving agreed-upon goals and objectives.


  • Lead a team of maintenance technicians, providing guidance, training, and performance feedback.
  • Plan, schedule, and prioritize maintenance activities to ensure minimal disruption to operations.
  • Oversee the implementation of preventive maintenance programs to maintain equipment reliability and extend asset life.
  • Coordinate with production and other departments to address maintenance needs and schedule downtime for repairs.
  • Troubleshoot equipment malfunctions and implement corrective actions to restore functionality promptly.
  • Maintain accurate records of maintenance activities, including work orders, equipment history, and inventory levels.
  • Ensure compliance with safety regulations and company policies in all maintenance operations.
  • Collaborate with vendors and contractors to obtain quotes, schedule repairs, and coordinate external maintenance services.
  • Monitor equipment performance and recommend improvements or upgrades to enhance reliability and efficiency.
  • Manage budgets, control costs, and identify opportunities for cost savings.
  • Conduct regular inspections of facilities and equipment to identify maintenance needs and address potential issues proactively.
  • Foster a culture of continuous improvement within the maintenance team, encouraging innovation and best practices.



  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, facilities management, or related field preferred.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in maintenance management or a similar lead role.
  • Strong technical knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic systems.
  • Good working knowledge of Automated Storage and Retrieval System (ASRS) Systems, Shuttle Systems, tote and pallet conveyors, bin stackers\de-stackers.
  • Proficiency in CMMS, MS Office Suite, SAP.
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills, able to motivate and develop a team.
  • Exceptional interpersonal abilities with a focus on customer satisfaction are essential.
  • Problem solving abilities and a proactive approach to maintenance management.
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and best practices in industrial maintenance.
  • Ability to prioritize, manage multiple projects, and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Experience working in a manufacturing, production, or industrial environment.
  • Must be able to climb a ladder to 40ft with safety harness and be comfortable at that height.

The base pay for this position ranges from $80,000 - $95,000 annually with a target performance bonus of 10% of an employee’s annual base salary. Belimo is committed to paying all employees in a fair, equitable and transparent manner. Compensation is based on several factors including geographic location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, education and experience. Belimo is a total compensation company which includes a comprehensive benefits package including a full range of medical, financial, and other competitive benefits. Belimo is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. #WeAreBelimo





At Belimo, we take pride in making our company a rewarding place to work. Our leaders are passionate, and embrace new ideas. Through collaboration our employees don’t just create amazing products; they are revolutionizing the HVAC industry. Investing in employees is at the core of Belimo’s approach to recruiting and retaining diverse creative talent, to continue to grow an industry leading business. The success of our company brand is connected to the expertise and dedication of our employees.

Join Belimo, and help improve the world around us.

Nearest Major Market: Bridgeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Danbury