Associated Wholesale Grocers (AWG) is a retailer-owned cooperative serving over 3,000 retail member stores with a complete assortment of grocery, fresh meat, fresh produce, specialty foods, health care, and general merchandise items. Through an extensive distribution network and nine distribution centers, AWG and its subsidiaries deliver in over 28 states. In addition to its cooperative wholesale operations, the company also operates subsidiary companies which provide real estate and supermarket development services, digital marketing services, and is a wholesale supply provider of health and beauty care, general merchandise, specialty/international foods and pharmaceutical supply. If you have a passion for retail, the drive to succeed in a fast-paced industry, we can't wait for you to join the team! Make us your Best Choice!
Responsible for supervising equipment maintenance and repair to assure efficient and safe fleet operation.
Position Responsibilities Pick up and prioritize daily vehicle work orders to assure timely repair. Tour garage area on a routine basis to assure work is being done correctly, respond to questions promptly and provide assistance when necessary. Determine action to be taken on all trailer breakdowns. Have general knowledge of maintenance record keeping. Understand and follow federal, state and local regulations such as those governing the disposal of hazardous waste. Assist with optimizing parts inventory control. Establish vendor relationships. Assist with the training of new mechanics as required. Maintain a vendor network for road breakdowns.
Position Requirements Any combination of education, training and experience providing the following knowledge, skills and abilities: Collective bargaining agreement, DOT regulations, Kronos payroll system, record keeping and filing systems, computer literacy. Must be able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing; deal effectively with people; plan and organize, perform basic mathematical calculations and be able to operate effectively on the computer. Requires good decision making and problem solving skills.