Maintenance Supervisor

Sears Lawrence , KS 66045

Posted 2 months ago

Job Description:

Req/Job ID: 985415BR

Employing Entity: Transform KM LLC

Employment Category: Regular, Full-time

Job Function: Distribution/Logistics/Warehouse

Store ID: 08273: LAWRENCE DC

  • Supervises departmental functions within a Distribution Center of 100 to 700 associates.

  • Supervises and oversees hourly associates and department functions within a distribution center

Job Requirements


  • Manages and oversees the repair and maintenance of equipment; assigns work orders, ensuring safety and production related work orders are highest priority. Assists maintenance associates with diagnosis and repairs when necessary.
  • Manages preventive maintenance programs and ensures schedule is adhered to in order to minimize downtime.

  • Obtains and reviews contractor bids for repairs; determines appropriate contractor and hires same, ensures contractors adheres to quality, scheduling, budgetary guidelines standards.

  • Manages the development, implementation and administration of operational policies, programs and systems within functional area. Establishes methods and procedures for departmental work activities; identifies and resolves operational problems; and communicates expertise and approval concerning departmental activities.

  • Hires, orients, trains, evaluates, and develops associates. When necessary carries out disciplinary actions or recommends termination of employment.

  • Reviews, recommends and implements additions, modifications and improvements to facility systems.

  • Oversees and ensures buildings, grounds and equipment are cleaned and maintained in order to maintain machinery and physical plan. Manages and oversees facility's waste disposal program; ensures waste is disposed of according to appropriate regulations.

  • Interacts with facility management to ensure maintenance needs are met. Touring facilities to ensure the conditions of the facilities are maintained.

  • Flexibility to work variable shifts.

  • Helps determine staffing needs for optimum department operations.

  • In conjunction with the Maintenance Manager, carries out disciplinary actions as appropriate.

Role Specific Abilities

  • Good knowledge of distribution center practices and procedures.

  • Analytical ability necessary to gather and interpret data, and develop, recommend, implement solutions.

  • Requires walking, standing, stooping, climbing stairs, bending and reaching to do the job.

  • Strong management leadership, communication, organization and administrative skills.


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