Fleet, Lead

US-OH-SPRINGFIELD
Job ID
2017-3149
4980 GATEWAY BLVD
Job Category
Transportation
Nearest Metro Area
OH-Springfield

Welcome to Gordon Food Service!  We are excited that you are thinking about opportunities with us, and we have an amazing story to share.  Here's a quick

glance of who we are and the impact you could have on the food service industry.   Gordon Food Service At a Glance  There's a seat at our table for you...

 

With over 1800 tractors and 2100 trailers in our private fleet, our dedicated team of Diesel Fleet Technicians provide repair, maintenance, and preventative diagnostics for all of our tractors, trailers, refrigeration units, and more.  We know we couldn't serve our customers skilled mechanics and technicians to keep our equipment operating effectively and our drivers safe on the road.  We appreciate the skill and expertise of these teams and provide them with some of the best working conditions in the field.     Put your career in high gear with our team!  

 

Essential Functions:

  • Assigns daily vehicle inspections to the Fleet Mechanics and schedules annual DOT inspections.
  • Approves the fleet mechanics parts, tire and tow truck orders for equipment breakdowns.
  • Reports to the Fleet Manager major repairs to equipment to be serviced by outside vendors and the general condition of fleet.
  • Approves the release of the fleet mechanics serviced tractor trailer equipment for utilization.
  • Perform employee time and attendance and incentive tracking record keeping, analyzes inventory, and conduct meeting preparation.
  • Coaches  employee job technique and safety requirements.
  • Serve as subject matter expert during meetings on safety and/or mechanical and technical issues.
  • Repair power, trailer and thermo king equipment as needed.
  • Assist with garage employee management including participation in interviewing, hiring, training, and retention of staff, as well as conducting performance monitoring of staff, initiating follow through with disciplinary action and termination in consultation with the Fleet Manager.  Mentors, motivates, and develops staff and acts as a role model and resource to them.
  • Routinely monitors expenditures to ensure adherence to the garages annual budget.
  • Supports other GFS entities when needed by traveling to the location to provided hands on training or other support needed for min two week period.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Educational & Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma/GED Required.
  • Certification OR minimum three years experience Air conditioning, Air brakes, DOT Annual Inspection required.
  • Commercial Driver LIcense-Group A (CDL-A) preferred
  • Two to four years previous truck or heavy equipment mechanical experience or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Be part of an amazing culture where what matters to you, matters to us!

 

Gordon Food Service values our customers and understands that their success is largely dependent upon their workforce.  To demonstrate our commitment to our partnership, we will require any candidate who works for a Gordon Food Service customer to provide a letter of support from their management if they are selected for the interview process.  

 

Benefits

We take care of each other at Gordon Food Service.  Employees love our competitive benefit plans, which include all the things you would expect and a few that you might not! 
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Gordon Food Service is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants and employees will receive consideration for employment, or in terms or conditions of employment, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.   The EEO is the Law poster is available here: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, please submit your request to talent@gfs.com and use the words “Accommodation Request” in your subject line. Please keep in mind this method is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability.

All Gordon Food Service locations are tobacco free.

Gordon Food Service is a drug free workplace and drug tests all employees.  

 

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