Maintenance Manager

City:  Newark
State:  CA
Country/Region:  US

PABCO® Gypsum, a division of PABCO® Building Products LLC, has provided quality gypsum board products and service for over 35 years.  PABCO® Gypsum supplies a complete line of gypsum products for commercial and residential construction.



PABCO, a building product company that values individuals and their families has a job opening for a Maintenance Manager in Newark, CA.   In this role, you will have the support of your supervisors and colleagues to learn and grow with a deep-rooted company in an expanding industry.  PABCO values family, loyalty and safety. 


A few more reasons why you should join the PABCO family:


  • Excellent compensation – very competitive starting wage.
  • Great benefits package – Including Blue Cross medical and dental, vision, flex spending, HSA, Vacation, 401k, Profit Sharing Program, life insurance, LTD, wellness programs, life assistance program, educational assistance, scholarships for children of employees, company discounts, and opportunities for community service.
  • Rich history – PABCO Gypsum began manufacturing gypsum board after its 1972 acquisition of an idle gypsum plant Newark, California that was built in 1955. Five years later, PABCO expanded its gypsum manufacturing capabilities with the acquisition of a Johns-Manville gypsum plant and quarry north of Las Vegas, Nevada.  The Las Vegas facility was expanded and modernized in 1998 and again in 2005; and Newark was updated in 2009.
  • Innovative products – In 2013, they purchased QuietRock, which brought the world's first sound reducing drywall panel into the PABCO family.
  • A compassionate workplace – As a family owned company, PABCO cares about its brand, its values and its people. 


PABCO provides quality building products created by quality people.  PABCO is a subsidiary of a family-owned group of companies that provide employees with the security, benefits and respect they need to build meaningful interpersonal relationships with colleagues and clients.  PABCO takes pride in their American made products that are used in homes and buildings across the country.  


As a Maintenance Manager, this position is responsible for mechanical troubleshooting and assisting in overseeing the work of maintenance personnel. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities: may include some or all of the following:

  • Supervises Maintenance Personnel through work assignment, timekeeping, and scheduling.
  • Investigates and troubleshoots all plant equipment; oversees repair procedures and assists in defining extent of problem.
  • Locates and/or communicates when replacement parts and substitutes are needed.
  • Responsible for management of preventative maintenance schedule and estimate downtime.
  • Works with key plant personnel to accomplish maintenance goals while maintaining positive relationships.
  • Communicates with vendors.
  • Upholds the company values through training, coaching and counsel of personnel.
  • Abides by all safety rules set forth by company and government regulatory agencies and ensure that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
  • All other tasks and/or responsibilities as assigned.



  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Five years management experience
  • Five years’ experience in a maintenance field in a manufacturing or industrial setting


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


PABCO offers an excellent benefits and compensation package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), profit sharing retirement plan and wellness programs.  We are an equal opportunity employer and promote a drug free workplace.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland