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Fedex Freight - Fedex Freight Mgr-District Fleet Maintenance in Phoenix, Arizona

Job ID: 441056BR

Address Line 1: 5620 West Lower Buckeye Road

City: Phoenix

State: Arizona

Zip Code: 85043

Position Status: Full-Time

Grade: 12

Work Hours: TBD

Job Description

POSITION OVERVIEW:

Maintain accountability for fleet maintenance personnel, activities and equipment readiness within an assigned Operations district. Support and educate service center managers at non-shop locations on fleet maintenance procedures and compliance.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Lead, educate and develop fleet maintenance managers and supervisors; build a strong bench for future leadership positions

  2. Oversee all fleet maintenance activities, goals and compliance efforts in assigned territory

  3. Accountable for district fleet maintenance goals, established quotas, shop budget and equipment repairs

  4. Monitor and analyze all opportunities to cut costs and improve efficiencies

  5. Collaborate with Operations leadership to ensure equipment is maintained and equipment-related needs are met

  6. Support shop leadership in determining vendor needs and obtaining required assets and training to achieve business objectives

  7. Perform scheduled shop and equipment inspections ensuring fleet maintenance standards are achieved; review inspection discrepancy issues and formulate action plan to resolve issues

  8. Analyze safety initiatives; develop strategies to improve employee safety; ensure compliance with all Federal and/or state requirements

  9. Lead quality efforts and special projects with district and/or company significance, as needed

  10. Comply with all applicable laws/regulations, as well as company policies/procedures

  11. Perform other duties as required

Disclaimer: This job description is general in nature and is not designed to contain or to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Two years of college or equivalent work experience plus five (5) years’ fleet maintenance-related experience, including two (2) years’ supervisory/management experience

• Strong knowledge of fleet maintenance, including employee roles and responsibilities, machines/tools, methods, materials and environments

• LTL experience, including familiarity with service center operations, preferred

• Must possess a valid driver’s license

• Outside vendor management experience, preferred

• Proven leadership, decision-making, problem-solving, negotiation and interpersonal skills

• Must be organized and possess the ability to effectively multi-task

• Strong written and verbal communication skills

• Able to track expenditures for budget review and project future needs of the assigned territory

• Experience using Microsoft Office Software, including but not limited to: Word, Excel, Outlook and the Internet

• Strong knowledge of OSHA safety regulations; shop environment regulations; Vehicle Maintenance Reporting Standards; Federal Motor Carrier Safety Requirements

WORKING CONDITIONS:

• Exposure to heavy traffic areas while performing the duties of the job

• Exposure to considerable amounts of dust, diesel fumes and noise

• Exposure to varied weather conditions

• Exposure to chemicals, oils, greases or other irritants

• Must be able to travel

Division Category: All, General, Maintenance

Company Name: FedEx Freight Inc.

FedEx Freight is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans. If you have a disability and you need assistance in order to apply for a position with FedEx Freight, please call 800-888-8252 or e-mail at ADAAssistance@freight.fedex.com. FedEx Freight will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because such employee or applicant has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed the compensation of the employee or applicant or another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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