Lewis Tree Service, Inc Operations Fleet Specialist in Worcester, Massachusetts
The Operations Fleet Specialist will be responsible for auditing the ability & quality of all personnel repairing and maintaining company owned & leased equipment and assisting operations with locating qualified vendors. They will also be responsible for optimizing equipment utilization and make recommendations for the best use of idle equipment. This position will as with the disposal of retired company assets in the most cost-effective manner as well as other fleet related utilization and maintenance duties.
What You will Do...1. Manage regional Preventative Maintenance programs. Assure PM compliance standards are met or exceeded. 2. Secure estimates from vendors for major repairs, assist and advise General Foremen on equipment repairs and maintenance.3. Evaluate service facilities, both stationary and mobile to determine the quality of service being received.4. Submit equipment retirement documentation to Corporate Fleet department.5. Provide support to the field operations and service vendors (e.g. warranty recoveries, technical information, locating qualified vendors, dispute resolution, etc.)6. Be the lead (contact) person for technical information pertaining to major equipment repairs and modifications.7. Work closely with third party vendor on yearly equipment inspections to assure compliance and reduce equipment downtime due to repairs. Follow up where needed on red-tagged equipment.8. Produce various reports, evaluations and analysis as needed.9. Is familiar with company policy and applicable state and federal regulations.10. Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor.
What You will Need...
Strong technical, analytical, math and computer skills.
Strong organizational skills.
Have a valid driver’s license, CDL preferred, good driving record and possess or obtain a CDL.
Knowledge of vegetation management industry equipment preferred.
Ability to be personable and responsible.
Ability to handle a high-volume transaction environment with attention to detail.
Minimum of 2 Yr. Associates Degree or Technical Degree in related field.
Possesses a positive attitude toward customer service and procedural and responsibility changes with a consistent goal of process and quality improvement
Knowledge of database, spreadsheet and word processing programs.
Knowledge of applicable Local, State and Federal regulations (DMV, DOT, IRP, TMT, HUT, IFTA).
Extensive travel is required to visit service facilities, vendors, company equipment and employees as assigned.
Specialized paid training & certificationsCareer advancement opportunitiesHealth insurance plansPaid time offEmployee stock ownership planRetirement & savings plans optionsEmployee assistance program
Lewis Tree Service is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to providing equal opportunity for both applicants and employees. Lewis Tree Service prohibits unlawful discrimination or harassment of employees and applicants on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age (40+), religion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic, all employment decisions, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, compensation, training, apprenticeship, promotion, demotion, transfer, lay-off and termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Lewis Tree Service’s practices and policies are administered in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.