• Maintenance Lead

    Work Location US-MD-ABERDEEN
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  • 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...


    We expect great things from you – and you should expect a great experience with us.

    Experience a world where hard work and great pay create a place where you can learn by doing, meet new challenges, work alongside some of the greatest team members around, and have a little fun along the way. Our talented warehouse team members are known for their high standards of productivity, attention to detail, and valuable team partnerships to achieve the best results.

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    Our talented warehouse team members are known for their high standards of productivity, attention to detail, and valuable team partnerships to achieve the best results. Also, as a member of our Maintenance Warehouse Team you would have the opportunity to work with some of the most advanced distribution technology systems and processes.


    Position Summary:

    Coordinates and assists in the supervision of safe and cost effective operation of Gordon Food Service (GFS) warehouse maintenance including troubleshooting mechanical problems, equipment repairs and hydraulic, welding or electrical repairs.


    Essential Functions of this role:

    • Assists in observations, employee reviews, and disciplinary actions. Provides hire, performance review and disciplinary recommendations to warehouse supervisors
    • Assists in the administration function and record keepings for the department to include weekly action incentive input and scoring.
    • Reviews maximo on a daily basis
    • Performs PM and janitorial inspections
    • Confers with vendors /contractors to resolve problems in installation of new equipment
    • Prepares work schedules, including vacation coverage, to expedites workflow
    • Monitors warehouse safety according to OSHA standard and communicates to warehouse supervisors Monitors and prioritizes inventory control and order fulfillment
    • Adheres to the mission and cornerstone values and applicable practices of the organization.


    Requirements for this position:

    • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent GED certficate preferred
    • Experience: Two to four years previous warehouse maintenance experience or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
    • Equipment/Computer Skills: Electrical and mechanical ability preferred
    • Written and verbal communication skills
    • Demonstrate strong organizational and problem-solving skills
    • Ability to multi-task, establishing appropriate priorities
    • Work independently and/or within a team environment
    • Clearly demonstrate leadership skills and understanding of a production warehouse maintenance operation
    • Ability to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds

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    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.  



    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 a 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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