Waste Connections has an immediate position open for a Diesel Shop Supervisor at our Alaska Waste operations in Fairbanks, AK.
In this position, you will lead a team of 3 union employees that work in the shop as a lead mechanic, service tech, and welder. You will oversee the maintenance and repairs of 25 pieces of equipment, primarily garbage trucks. Strong leadership skills, training abilities, and experience in shop paperwork, purchasing, and inventory are required. This is a leadership position focused on handling paperwork and teaching, leading and developing your team; you will not be turning wrenches in this role.
- Trains and assists Mechanics on methods for diagnosing and repairing vehicles and equipment.
- Reads and interprets VCRs (vehicle condition reports) and/or repair orders
- Completes paperwork associated with repairing vehicles, documenting parts usage, and accounts for applied times (work order times versus time card times).
- Prepares purchase orders and researches best prices on parts or repairs from vendors.
- Discusses maintenance issues, contracts and warranty work with vendors.
- Provides oversight and responsible for organization of the yard and facilities.
- Follows all safety policies and procedures.
- Assists in monthly financial projections and annual budget.
- Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability. We offer excellent benefits including: relocation assistance, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement and unlimited opportunities to "Connect with Your Future" . EOE
- 2+ years leadership experience in diesel truck maintenance and repair
- Experience working with outside customers preferred
- Knowledge of air brake, hydraulic and electrical systems.
- Equivalent of high school diploma or G.E.D. certification.
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