Equipment & Yards, Team Lead

By | May 27, 2021


Job Description:Equipment & Yard Team Lead Slingshot Transportation Inc. – Driven for Excellence – Powered by People Slingshot Transportation Inc. is expanding again! We have an exciting new opportunity for an Equipment & Yard Team Lead to join our operations at our Milton terminal. The main focus of this role is to maintain our equipment including AZ Tractors, 53′ Trailers both Dry & Reefer and maintaining the yards. Ø More than competitive Pay Scales including a quarterly Performance Bonus program Ø Exceptional Benefits Ø Drivers are treated with Respect & Fairness Ø Steady Work with Consistent Start Times & Steady Pay Ø Schedule: Monday to Friday, 6:00am – 6:00pm and every other Saturday Specific job functions will include but not limited to: Equipment: Ø As directed initiate all Equipment repairs or Inspect, investigate all issues and report your findings Ø Inspect AZ Tractors and 53’ Trailers and report damages & required maintenance Ø Schedule all required equipment maintenance and repairs as approved, document and expedite service Ø Complete, document and report all inspections of all trailers including reefer equipment and straight trucks Ø Complete, document and report all monthly mileages for trucks and trailers as per established time lines Ø Maintain the schedule, pick-up and/or delivery of equipment Ø Monitor supplies and equipment levels to ensure availability at all times Ø Equipment/Tractor inspections to ensure units are running at optimum efficiency Ø Process all related documentation as directed Yards Maintenance: Ø Monitor and inspect all yards including all storage containers. Making sure drivers have all necessary fluids and equipment and the storage areas are kept safe and clean Ø Perform Yard Checks as directed Ø Monitor Driver actions in Yards, take corrective action or report issues Ø Keep up-to-date with current hours of service regulations Ø Shunting and shuttling of trailers Asset Operations and General Support: Ø Source new equipment vendors or repair shops Ø Occasional local deliveries Ø Maintain and/or reduce equipment costs Ø Provide after hours and weekend support as scheduled or required Requirements: Ø Valid AZ License with a minimum 2 years of verifiable driving experience Ø Experience with the maintenance of 53’ Trailers, (dry & reefer) Ø Thorough knowledge and understanding of Canadian and U.S. highway, security and safety practices – CVOR, US DOT FMCSR– CSA2010, Load Securement, HazMat/Dangerous Goods, C-TPAT/FAST Ø At least 2 years Yards and Equipment experience is mandatory Ø Excellent interpersonal skills Ø Ability to identify and evaluate malfunctioning equipment and recommend corrective measures Ø Strong verbal and written English Ø Experience with Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and Outlook Ø Criminal Background check Ø Clean CVOR / Drivers Abstract Slingshot Transportation Inc. offers a competitive compensation plan and offer a full benefit package including but not limited to; medical, dental and vision. If you have a passion for results and want to grow your career with a dynamic and growing industry leader, please submit your cover letter and resume by email. We thank all applicants for their interest in joining Slingshot Transportation Inc; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Slingshot Transportation Inc. has an accommodation process in place that provides accommodations for peoples with disabilities. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process, please let us know to ensure that the appropriate accommodations are in placeCompany Description:In 1988 our President, Phil Dawson, decided to transition his trucking experience into a full – service transportation company combining assets and 3PL service. The focus of the company was — and is — to provide top-notch professional, comprehensive service. Harnessing experience and advanced leadership has built Slingshot into an industry leader. We recognized the need to elevate business practices that ensure high value and reliable, trustworthy service for our customers. Job ID: 43797939
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