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Manages equipment maintenance and repair, while simultaneously assuring efficient and safe fleet operation. Ensures compliance with DOT, OSHA, EPA, and company policies and regulations. Assists in achieving department goals.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Directs the work of trailer repair mechanics ensuring that safety, quality and productivity standards are maintained. Manages daily vehicle work orders to ensure timely repair. Determines action to be taken on hostling truck and trailer breakdowns. Handles road accident clean-ups and recovery of vehicles. Oversees the clean-up of all hazardous waste material spills. Responsible for the sanitation and physical condition of the repair facility. Manages the department operating budget and cost.
Tours garage area on a routine basis to ensure that work is being done correctly. Responds to questions promptly and provides assistance when necessary. Maintains vendor network for road breakdowns. Ensures fleet DOT compliance and completion of scheduled preventive maintenance.
Assists with the training of new mechanics as required. Assists with optimizing parts inventory control. Establishes vendor relationships to obtain the most reasonable parts purchase prices for the distribution center. Responsible for sanitation and physical condition of repair facility.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Understanding of federal, state and local regulations
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to use Microsoft word processing and spreadsheet applications
Ability to use trailer maintenance management software packages
Ability to develop required trailer repair mechanic skill sets
Work Experience and/or Education:
High school education or equivalent required. Five years of experience in maintenance for fleet facilities.
Exposed to various climatic conditions of extreme heat or cold
Walking long distances
Sitting or standing for long periods of time
Exposure to noise
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