Maintenance Manager - Wayne Hadden

Maintenance Manager


  • Bachelors, Engineering
  • 25 years’ experience in the Food and Beverage Industry
  • Reduced the facilities Water Consumption by 40%
  • Reduced overall Operational cost by 11%
  • Over the phone he comes across as professional, confident and nice
  • Local Candidate



The opportunity to demonstrate responsibility and achieve growth with a progressive company by utilizing my people oriented skills as well as technical abilities to meet the daily challenges faced by employers today.



  • Over 25 years’ experience in the Food and Beverage Industry.
  • Over 25 years’ experience in Ammonia & Freon Refrigeration.
  • Experienced in Processing equipment operations as well as design and installation.
  • Skilled in trouble shooting & repairs to multiple systems & equipment.
  • Experienced working with High Voltage Mains and Low Voltage Controls.
  • A Founding member of the Central Florida Chapter- RETA.
  • Experienced in building new and adding on to existing facilities. Design and build.
  • Great Communication skills with the ability to Manage & Motivate others.
  • Teach classes in HAZWOPER, LOTO, HAZCOM, Confined Space Entry...More.
  • Repairs and installation of Radio Frequency Scanners (Used for Bar Coding).



  • Reduced Monthly Electrical Cost by 7%.
  • Trained all Refrigeration Operators using RETA Certifications.
  • Reduced Electric bill by 13% and many others




Earning $80K. Moved retail operations, laid off.

Responsible for all facility maintenance to include the Juice processing equipment, Ammonia, Freon Refrigeration, All utilities with 20+ employees. Generate capital expenditures and budgeting. Expert at cost savings for facility operations.



Earning $72K. Better opportunity.

TPM Trained. Responsible for Ice cream processing equipment, boiler, Ammonia and Freon refrigeration. Process Safety Management. Manage 20+ Maintenance Technicians.



Earning $62K. Better opportunity.

Responsible for multiple facilities. 6 Meat Processing lines, Refrigeration, Electrical, forklifts.

Total Facilities Maintenance.


PLANT ENGINEER 1989 – 1996 

Responsible for all Electrical, Refrigeration, Material Handling and processing equipment. Managed 4 Technicians.

Total Facility Maintenance.



Responsible for compressor rooms, cold wall tanks, plate & frame heat exchangers and tube and shell chillers.

Maintenance & repair on boilers.



  • Frick Refrigeration Training Waynesboro, PA.
  • Professionally Trained in TPM.
  • Process Safety Management and Risk Management.
  • HVAC & Refrigeration- EPA Certified, South Florida Community College.
  • Trained in using Kronos, Workday and most Windows software.
  • Allen Bradley PLC Training.
  • Attended Multiple Classes on Food and Beverage Processing Equipment.
  • Member of the Tampa Bay Area Safety Council.
  • Educated in GMP, SQF and HACCP.
  • Rockville University, Degree of Engineering


  • United States Army 1980-1983
  • Sgt. (E-5) Tank Commander- Honorable Discharge
  • Responsible for crew, all weapons systems & equipment maintenance on M-1 Abrams Tank. Armored Tank Crewman.

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