A strong leader cannot reach their goals alone. They must build a team and work side-by-side with the group making sure everyone knows the expectations and the final goal they are striving to achieve. The leadership of the maintenance department sets the tone. The tone develops the culture in the workplace. The culture determines the… Read more »
Monthly Archives:: August 2014
What to Start, and Stop, in Your Maintenance Department A maintenance department can experience unexpected battles, resulting in an upsetting loss or a well-earned victory. The practices and values that play out on a day-to-day basis can help predict the end results. To be able to run the maintenance department as a well-oiled machine, there… Read more »
There is always room for improvement and I’ll wager if you ask most maintenance professionals they will, without hesitation, agree that their operation isn’t an exception. Every organization is different, special and unique, but maintenance is maintenance no matter where you go. The equipment and the people change, but the core hurdles of maintenance management… Read more »
A Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) can be a vital tool to manage your maintenance department. If you don’t have a CMMS in place or are shopping around for something new, here are a few key items you should consider when comparing software packages.