Kelly Services SHOP LEAD for Forklift Repair Company located in Baytown, TX in Baytown, Texas

Job Description

SHOP LEAD for Business in Baytown

As the Shop Lead, you will ensure the team of mechanics have the tools and the skills needed to maintain the equipment.

You will be responsible for scheduling, daily front line supervision of shop personnel, parts ordering, vendor control and training of mechanics.

You will also provide reliable and roadworthy equipment at the lowest cost of ownership to our Field technicians to allow them to provide superior and safe service to our customers.

Schedule and supervise shop personnel

Order parts and manage vendors

Ensure mechanics receive required training

Perform routine maintenance functions and adjustments on all types of diesel equipment in compliance with the manufacturers' and company schedules

Perform routine maintenance functions and adjustments on all types of forklifts and trailing equipment in compliance with the manufacturers' and company schedules

Access any area of the equipment or vehicle to perform necessary maintenance (including: inspect and perform work in, on or under parts of vehicles and trailers)

Apply knowledge and work in accordance with DOT, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Interstate Authority, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and other rules and regulations

Repair or rebuild all or part of equipment systems

7 - 10 years of hands-on used forklift or mechanical experience (diesel, hydraulic or pneumatic)

Ability to lift objects of various shapes, sizes and weights (up to 50 lbs. frequently and greater than 75 lbs. occasionally)

Ability to diagnose and repair used Forklifts and type

Preventative Maintenance Routines (Field and Shop)

Ability to mentor and coach team

Ability to work in a family-owned business


Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)


Kelly Temporary Employee Perks:

Kelly-sponsored Affordable Care Act health care coverage available for eligible employees

Group medical, prescription, vision, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance options that are available for purchase-and the coverage is portable*

Service bonus plan

Holiday pay plan

Weekly electronic pay options

Free online training campus available

Exclusive online employee community

Employee assistance program (EAP) available at no cost

Corporate discounts

Transportation spending accounts

*Offered and administered by Leslie & Associates. These plans are not sponsored by Kelly Services.

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