No matter how top-of-the-line your facility's equipment is, no matter how deluxe your CMMS system, your success truly depends on the team you've created. With job creation on hold and staffing budgets constantly targeted for reduction, all members of the maintenance staff must be at the top of their game in order to achieve your organization's objectives. In this web workshop, you'll gain a solid understanding of the current state of maintenance staffing — and why your role as a leader is vital to the success of your department. Learn the 10 key steps to building the best maintenance team possible and sustaining performance excellence.
At the conclusion of the webcast you will:
The $129 registration fee gives you access to:
- Understand the biggest hiring hurdles
- Review interview and hiring tips
- Learn how to identify gaps in your current departments
- Understand ways to change behaviors within your existing team
- Live presentation
- Post-presentation Q&A
- Presentation slides
- Charts/training materials to prepare your staff
- CEUs (pending successful completion of a learning outcomes assessment)
Please click here to review the requirements to earn CEUs.
*For those attendees who successfully complete a learning outcomes assessment, Trade Press Media Group is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.
||Michael Cowley, CPMM
CE Maintenance Solutions
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Mike Cowley is President of CE Maintenance Solutions, a company that provides training, coaching and consulting services to facility and manufacturing maintenance organizations.
Mike Cowley's background includes a BS in Mechanical Engineering and over 33 years of hands-on experience in areas of asset and maintenance management including: facility and industrial maintenance. He has extensive experience in all aspects of facility and manufacturing management, computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS), contract maintenance, utility operations, project engineering and senior engineering management.
Mike spent the early years of his maintenance career in the textile industry working for Burlington Industries. While at Burlington, he was named Director of Engineering and Maintenance for the Lees Carpets Division. Mike was instrumental in the successful implementation of Lees' maintenance improvement program, which took Lees maintenance department from "Chaos to World Class".
Mike spent several years employed as a District Manager with Aramark Facility Services in their Specialty Markets Group where he managed multiple facility services and maintenance accounts. He also assisted other groups within Aramark on a National basis with maintenance program assessments, planning, and implementation of improvement programs.
Mike is founder and President of CE Maintenance Solutions which provides consulting services to facility and manufacturing maintenance organizations. He also provides coaching and guidance for clients who desire to outsource facility services. Mike has been fortunate to work with numerous organizations, assisting them in their journey to change the maintenance culture.
Mike speaks at several leading maintenance conferences and facility management conventions each year, writes articles for maintenance magazines, teaches maintenance management fundamentals, and has assisted numerous organizations in developing plans and programs needed to implement and achieve facility-wide maintenance improvement. He currently serves as Regional Vice President for the Association for Facilities Engineering (AFE), serves on their professional development committee, and as a course instructor for the Certified Plant Maintenance Manager (CPMM) certification program.
Director of Education
Trade Press Media Group, Inc.