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Amazon Corporate LLC Regional Program Manager in Seattle, Washington

The Reliability and Maintenance Engineering (RME) team plays a vital role in the operational success of our Global fulfillment business. Our teams' foundation is to keep our critical equipment running and properly maintained. Our Goal is to perform the RIGHT maintenance at the RIGHT time on our critical systems to keep them running at the most optimum efficiency and prevent customer impact due to down systems. Being able to identify not only short-term maintenance plans but also anticipating long-term end of life maintenance requirement is critical to our overall Maintenance Program strategy. We are seeking highly motivated, organized and strategic individuals to support and grow our our organization to ensure we are developing and implementing Best Practices and Standard Work across all of our North Americana Business Units. Qualified individuals will also focus on key vendor relationships, relationships with other stakeholder groups, and tactical and strategic functionality at the site level. Emphasis will also be placed on cost reduction initiatives with vendors and sites as well as helping sites understand drivers for spend and effective countermeasures that can be implemented through partnership with Operations, Learning and Safety teams.Key Job Responsibilities:* Work closely with Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to understand significant cost drivers and mitigation* Analyze equipment failure rate data and associated spend data to identify large and small areas of opportunities* Identify and develop Best Practices focusing on safety and housekeeping processes that can be applied broadly to cohort sites with the goal of maintaining safe equipment operating conditions and reducing repair and avoidable cost* Work with SMEs to develop action plans and playbooks related to high equipment utilization periods to ensure proper equipment utilization and up time is maintained* Establish communication, escalation procedures and contingency plans to negate periods of operational impact related to operational issues* Develop training for local RME teams on management expectations related to OEM work orders (WO) approval* Conduct Failure, Mode, and Effects Analysis (FMEA) and Root Cause Analysis (RCA) focused on asset maintainability and operational preparedness* Participate in Regular meetings with stakeholders, sites and OEMs to seek feedback and provide updates to RME Leadership* Travel domestically up to 50%* Manage a team of 6 direct reports* Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Operations, or Business Administration* 3+ years experience in the distribution or manufacturing field with equivalent experience in the mechanical or electrical field* 2+ years of experience in project management and implementation with a proven ability to design workable solutions and drive successful projects results* 2+ years in people managementAmazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit