Neier is a trucking company that is located on the southwest side of Indianapolis, IN. We started operations in 1989 and remain family owned & operated. We are seeking a quality professional Shop Manager to oversee or maintenance personnel and fleet maintenance program.
- COMPETTIVE COMPENSATION & WEEKLY PAY
Our Shop Managers will receive competitive salary compensation based upon their previous experience. Employees can expect to receive weekly pay and select whether they would like that to be on Direct Deposit or Paper Check.
- CONSISTENT WORK – MAINTAINING PRIVATE FLEET
Neier Shop Managers will oversee the daily operations of the maintenance department. Shop Managers will assist shift supervisors in delegating tasks to employees, ordering parts, and providing guidance on best approach for repairs. Neier’s fleet consists of nearly 70 Kenworth tractors and nearly 200 trailers (tankers, vans, and roll-offs).
- PAID HOLIDAYS
All full-time Neier employees are eligible to receive 6 paid holidays throughout the year.
- PAID VACATION
All full-time Neier employees will qualify for paid vacation after 1 year of employment and will be awarded additional days for longevity.
- PROFIT SHARING
Members of Neier management participate in a profit-sharing program. Profit Sharing checks are issued quarterly based on the overall performance of the company as whole. This program is designed to encourage members of management to make well-thought-out decisions that encourage company growth and success.
- 401(k) PROGRAM WITH COMPANY CONTRIBUTION
Because life-long financial security is a goal for all of us, Neier offers both Roth & Traditional 401(k) Programs with a company contribution, to all full-time employees.
- HEALTH INSURANCE OPTIONS
A variety of Health Insurance plans are available to allow each employee to find the best coverage options that fits their needs. Dental, Vision, Disability, & Life Insurance plans are also available. Benefits are limited to full-time employees only.
- ENSURE THE SAFETY OF NEIER. INC. MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL
Safety must always be the top priority. The Shop Manager will oversee all members of the Maintenance Department making sure they are always following the proper safety procedures to prevent injury to themselves or others.
The Shop Manager must be capable of functioning as a mentor to members of the maintenance department, assisting technicians with trouble-shooting and problem-solving. Communication with Shift Supervisors and direct observation of employees will ensure that work is being completed correctly.
- ENSURE & MAINTAIN COMPLIANCE OF EQUIPMENT IN ACCORDANCE WITH DOT REGULATIONS
The Shop Manager will communicate Preventative Maintenance and Annual DOT Inspection Schedules with all shop personnel to ensure that the appropriate work is completed. Communication between the Shop Manager, Neier, Inc. Dispatch, and Safety & Compliance will happen on a regular basis to arrange for necessary on-the-road services/repairs or to communicate VIK testing requirements.
- CONTROL REPAIR, INVENTORY, & LABOR COSTS FOR ALL EQUIPMENT
The Shop Manager should actively be engaged in monitoring the productivity of the maintenance department and anticipating various needs of the shop. Communication with the Vice President on operating costs of equipment and personnel are crucial to the growth of the company. A strong Shop Manager will be able to identify trends, areas of concern, and come up with solutions or strategies to control cost without jeopardizing safety.
- ASSIST WITH EQUIPMENT BREAKDOWNS & ROADSIDE ASSISTANCE FOR COMPANY EQUIPMENT
Provide support to drivers that are experiencing equipment breakdowns and may be in need of roadside assistance. Gather the necessary information from the driver to determine the nature of the defect and determine best course of action to remedy the problem. Communicate with Neier Dispatch regarding any customer delays and keep the driver up-to-date on the status of the repair.
- HIRING MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL
The Neier Shop Manager will assist the Human Resources Director in Interviewing all maintenance department employees.
Qualifications & Skills
- 5 Years of Verifiable Diesel Mechanic Experience is Preferred
Previous hands-on experience as a Diesel Mechanic and working knowledge of a variety of equipment types will be very beneficial in this position.
- 3 Years Previous Supervisory Experience
Shop Managers should have previous experiencing overseeing all aspects of shop operations, be able to identify trends, needs, and implement solutions/processes to ensure productivity and overall success of the company.
- Comfortable Working with Microsoft Office Suites & Cummins Insight
The Shop Manager will utilize Microsoft Office Suite for reporting and communication purposes. Cummins Insight is available for our maintenance personnel to assist in diagnostic trouble-shooting and programming. In addition to proficiency in the above-mentioned program, the Shop Manager should display excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Class A CDL is Preferred, although Not Required
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