SpringfieldMARecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Springfield jobs

Assistant Fleet Maintenance Manager

Company: First Student
Location: Springfield
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Job Description:



First Student is now hiring an Assistant Fleet Maintenance Manager at our Springfield, MA location! The Assistant Maintenance Manager supports location management with oversight and day-to day-management of an effective fleet maintenance program to ensure that vehicles are maintained in an efficient and safety-conscious manner. Aids in planning, scheduling, performing, directing, evaluating repairs and servicing of vehicles, and maintaining appropriate records. Directs repairs and preventive maintenance programs that minimize cost and maximize the use of vehicles. Must routinely advise, consult, and help technicians, providing guidance on complex issues as needed. Other duties include assigning jobs, as well as establishing deadlines and modifying work schedules to meet deadlines as needed. Supports Maintenance Manager in all location maintenance operation, directly supervises maintenance staff and has full supervisory authority when in event of Maintenance Manager absence. Shift: Second Shift Hours Why pick First Student? We are proud to offer the following:

  • $55,000-$65,000 salary based on experience & qualifications
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, vision, 401K.
  • Paid holidays and vacation
  • Growth potential - Advance your career nationwide with First Student, Greyhound, First Transit, & First Vehicle Services divisions!
  • Ongoing cutting-edge training Assistant Service Manager Job Duties Include:
    • Assists Maintenance Manager in management responsibility for the entire maintenance department including maintenance control, compliance, quality assurance and warranty administration of vehicles; recommends and administers policies and procedures. Communicates availability of vehicles for service with dispatch and other operations personnel.
    • Supports Maintenance Manager by leading by example. Builds and maintains a strong positive maintenance team through effective recruiting, on-boarding, training, coaching, team building and succession planning. Prepare and participate in the preparation of technician development plans for each shop employee. Assess the skills and skill levels necessary to achieve shop objectives. Ensures all on-line learning courses required have been completed by shop staff including their own individual completion.
    • Works closely Maintenance, Location and Region Maintenance Management providing status of maintenance and budget requirements. May review financial and budget variances, review repair orders or code and approve account payable documents.
    • Ensures compliance on a day-to-day basis with State, Federal and Company requirements. Ensures a safe environment exists and that all maintenance and related activities are in conformance with company policies and regulatory requirements.
    • Reviews repair orders. May order fuel for vehicles, order parts, and subcontract repair work.
    • Initiates and implements projects that improve efficiency and/or reduces operating costs.
    • Assesses and monitors workload, administrative and support systems, and internal reporting relationships; identifies opportunities for improvement; directs and implements changes
    • Assists Technicians with labor work as needed or required.
    • Monitors and evaluates the efficiency and effectiveness of service delivery methods and procedures; allocates resources accordingly. Ensures that maintenance technicians are trained on current operating procedures, are properly equipped, and motivated so that the maintenance program can be accomplished in a safe, timely and cost-effective manner.
    • Supervises bus fueling. May arrange services for building and ground keeping.
    • Adhere to FirstGroup standards, policies and procedures
    • Completes special projects as assigned. May perform hands-on work activities. Assistant Service Manager Job Requirements:
      • High school diploma or equivalent preferred; Technical training preferred
      • Possess CDL Operator's license with required endorsements
      • Advanced mechanical aptitude and 3+ years of automotive or diesel repair experience preferred; school bus equipment is a plus
      • 1+ years of supervisory experience in a lead technician role, supervisor or other management role requiring thorough knowledge of safe working practices, DOT, OSHA and other federal and state regulations
      • Strong experience with computerized diagnostics
      • ASE Master Certification preferred
      • Strong leadership skills
      • Strong written and oral communication and customer service skills with the ability to interact with all levels of employees and/or customer in a positive manner
      • Advanced analytical, financial and decision-making skills
      • Advanced proficiency with computers including Microsoft Office and web-based applications
      • Willingness to participate in company training programs
      • Subject to a drug test. Apply online today to become a part of our team! FirstGroup is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. FirstGroup is also committed to providing a drug-free workplace. For candidates applying to positions in San Francisco or Los Angeles California, FirstGroup will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance or Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance.

Keywords: First Student, Springfield , Assistant Fleet Maintenance Manager, Executive , Springfield, Massachusetts

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Executive Jobs


Program Manager
Description: Hiring an experienced Program Manager to support our division. offers our clients a highly customizable, partnership-driven solution providing a single point of access to a variety of workforce solutions (more...)
Company: Randstad USA
Location: Brookline
Posted on: 01/24/2021

Management Leaders - Own your own Business
Description: Own A Franchise br 40 BUSINESS CATEGORIES br PROVEN BUSINESS MODELS br FIND OUT HOW BUSINESS br OWNERS CAN EARN MORE br Have you ever thought about owning your own business If so, now is the (more...)
Company: WilliamsonHeckt
Location: Leominster
Posted on: 01/24/2021

IT Project Manager
Description: Project Overview The IT Project Manager role will support and manage the execution of one or more Client capital projects that require Information Technology IT services. Specifically, these projects (more...)
Company: Eclaro
Location: White Plains
Posted on: 01/24/2021


Domino's General Manager in Training - Brighton - Earn btw $15 - $18 per hour FIRST YEAR (3745)
Description: ABOUT THE JOB You were born to be the boss. We know. You get up in the morning and you make sure everyone else in the house is doing what they need to do. Then you go to work and you make sure that everyone (more...)
Company: Domino's
Location: Medford
Posted on: 01/24/2021

Domino's General Manager in Training - Malden - Earn btw $15 - $18 per hour FIRST YEAR (3718)
Description: ABOUT THE JOB You were born to be the boss. We know. You get up in the morning and you make sure everyone else in the house is doing what they need to do. Then you go to work and you make sure that everyone (more...)
Company: Domino's
Location: Peabody
Posted on: 01/24/2021

Assistant Manager Domino''s - Bedford - Up to $18/hr (3056)
Description: ABOUT THE JOBYou were born to be the boss. We know. You get up in the morning and you make sure everyone else in the house is doing what they need to do. Then you go to work and you make sure that everyone (more...)
Company: Domino''s
Location: Billerica
Posted on: 01/24/2021

Sr. Analyst, Business Control & Risk Management
Description: Sr. Analyst, Business Control Risk Management---2003831-Description-The Sr. Analyst, Business Control Risk Management is responsible for various activities related to risk management performance. (more...)
Company: Santander Holdings USA Inc
Location: Brookline
Posted on: 01/24/2021

Manager Process Excellence
Description: The Process Excellence group optimizes processes, as needed, and instills a culture of continuous improvement throughoutNYPA. For each process improvement engagement undertaken, the Process Excellence (more...)
Company: New York Power Authority
Location: White Plains
Posted on: 01/24/2021

Domino's General Manager in Training - Brighton - Earn btw $15 - $18 per hour FIRST YEAR (3745)
Description: ABOUT THE JOBYou were born to be the boss. We know. You get up in the morning and you make sure everyone else in the house is doing what they need to do. Then you go to work and you make sure that everyone (more...)
Company: Domino's
Location: Medford
Posted on: 01/24/2021

Domino's General Manager in Training - Malden - Earn btw $15 - $18 per hour FIRST YEAR (3718)
Description: ABOUT THE JOB You were born to be the boss. We know. You get up in the morning and you make sure everyone else in the house is doing what they need to do. Then you go to work and you make sure that everyone (more...)
Company: Domino's
Location: Salem
Posted on: 01/24/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Massachusetts jobs by following @recnetMA on Twitter!

Springfield RSS job feeds