BIMBO BAKERIES USA Lead Mechanic in ANKENY, Iowa

Posted On: 10/02/2018Lead Mechanicreq7857Employment Type: RegularLocation: ANKENY,IAHave you ever enjoyed Arnold, Brownberry or Oroweat bread? A Thomas' English muffin or bagel? Or perhaps snacked on a Sara Lee, Entenmann's or Marinela cake or donut? If the answer is yes, then you know Bimbo Bakeries USA!Bimbo Bakeries USA is part of Grupo Bimbo, the world's largest baking company with operations in 32 countries. Bimbo Bakeries USA ("BBUSA") includes BBUSA and its subsidiaries and affiliated entities, including, but not limited to, Wholesome Harvest Baking, East Balt, and Acelerada. BBUSA employs 20,000 associates across the U.S. in bakeries, sales centers, corporate offices and on sales routes to ensure our consumers have the freshest products to feed their families at every meal. But our associates come to work for much more - the chance to feed their own lives through exciting work that offers the opportunity to make a real difference in their professional and personal lives every day. Description:The Fleet Mechanic Lead Person is responsible for performing service work, troubleshooting, diagnostic, state inspections within the shop for route trucks. This also includes road call work as needed. Ensures work assignments are completed and provides feedback to Manager on work issues.Key Job Responsibilities:Perform all mechanical repairs needed to all types of vehicles/equipment and to make proper decisions to make sure all vehicles/equipment are ready to safely operate when needed.Ensure all work assignments are communicated and completed. Completes required reports to Manager.Inspection of truck to verify that there are no DOT infractions and repair as required.Provide Preventative Maintenance and Federal Inspections of the location's area Fleet Trucks.Perform light and medium duty repairs using hand and power tools.Worker is subject to hazards such as proximity to moving parts, electrical current and moving objects carrying considerable weight and force.Responsible for ensuring and maintaining a safe environment through compliance of all Company, Local, State and Federal mandates or programs.Create a Continuous Improvement environment by improving products, service, and processes with the objective to reduce waste within the Region while striving for efficiency and profitability.Other duties as assigned.Position Requirements:High School Diploma or Equivalent Ideal candidate will possess:This position requires 3 years' experience in light/medium duty truck repair.Held a position as a foreman, or lead mechanic.Must pass DOT Physical and DOT Road Test.Requires strong communication skills (written and verbal).Must have good computer skills.Must have math proficiency.Be willing to work nights, weekends, and holidays when needed.Must be able to lift 50 lbs.Welding skills are a plus.Must be able to conduct unsupervised service calls with courtesy and professionalism in a timely manner.Must provide your own hand tools.Bimbo Bakeries USA is an equal opportunity employer with a policy that provides equal employment opportunity for applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, disability, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, reassignment, layoff, discharge, education, training and all other working conditions. To further the principle of equal employment opportunity, Bimbo Bakeries USA has developed affirmative action plans for minorities and women, qualified individuals with disabilities, and Vietnam-era and special disabled veterans and other protected veterans.