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Tractor Trailer Shop Foreman

Company: J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc.
Location: Covington
Posted on: September 15, 2022

Job Description:

JOB SUMMARY:
Under general direction, this position is an entry-level people management position. It will assist and support the day to day planning and organizing of a team at a facility. The incumbent will act upon leadership's direction as it pertains to managing facility audits, inventory, budgets, and meeting goals. The position will perform multiple personnel management tasks including but not limited to staffing, performance management, annual reviews, and time and attendance. This position has the possibility to work outdoors, in the elements, or across multiple shifts including nights and/or weekends in addition to overtime; it requires full-time attendance.
JOB DESCRIPTION:
Come join a team where family comes first and safety matters!
$500 Sign-On bonus, payout at hire.
Additional benefits:
Uniforms

401(k) matching

Employee assistance program
Vacation, Sick, & Personal time
Paid Holidays
Paid Parental Leave
Medical, Dental and Vision
BE PROUD TO COME TO WORK IN A CLEAN PROFESSIONAL ENVIRONMENT WITH VAST OPPORTUNITIES FOR GROWTH AND ADVANCEMENT!!
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Ensure work shift begins on schedule and assign work orders to technicians to maintain an orderly and efficient workflow that meets internal customer deadlines; manage cost per hour

Other duties as assigned

Perform daily operational tasks as needed including estimates, down unit reporting, yard checks, etc.
Solicit, assign, and monitor onsite vendors to ensure proper repairs are completed and costs are controlled --- Monitor expenses related to shop management in order to maintain the budget
Perform multiple personnel management tasks including but not limited to staffing, performance management, annual reviews, and time and attendance
Ensure team reaches and maintains goals set by leadership; train staff on service bulletins, OSHA compliance, company policies and procedures
Maintain the company's safety culture by promoting a safe work environment in compliance with federal and state regulations, conduct safety meetings, mock OSHA inspections, model safe work habits, etc.
Monitor that all required repair campaigns are completed and warranty procedures are followed
Inspect completed repairs to ensure equipment is up to DOT and company standard
Schedule inbound equipment and maintain estimated running time so that repairs are assigned in order of priority; ensure equipment status is updated continually to maximize utilization
Monitor work in progress on the floor to ensure it is performed safely, correctly, and meets standard repair times
MINIMUM QUALIFICATION:
High School Diploma or GED equivalent with 1-2 years of related experience and 1-2 years of direct or indirect management experience.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATION:
Ability to act professionally

Ability to communicate (written and verbal) effectively

Ability to document information and make quick decisions
Ability to fulfill physical requirements (lift/move appliance up to 50 pounds)
Ability to manage a team
Ability to wear appropriate work attire (protective gear/PPE)
Ability to work both individually and as a team
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Ability to work with under minimal direction
EDUCATION:
GED (Required), High School (Required)
WORK EXPERIENCE:
Facilities Management, Maintenance, Management-Entry Level, Safety, Transportation/Logistics
JOB OPENING ID:
00459707 Tractor Trailer Shop Foreman (Open)
"This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions."

Keywords: J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc., Covington , Tractor Trailer Shop Foreman, Other , Covington, Kentucky

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