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Shop Supervisor (3rd Shift) "Lansing"

Job Location

Dimondale, MI "Lansing"

Job Type


Published Date

July 20, 2023

Job Description

Job Summary
Assist Maintenance Superintendent in the management of day to day activities of workers engaged in servicing and repair of equipment; perform various administrative duties in support of this function.

3rd Shift 10p-6:30am Sunday though Thurs with occasional weekends. Salary: $60,000

Essential Functions
• Schedule preventative maintenance and repairs for equipment; prioritize work orders and assign work orders to Diesel Mechanics
• Provide effective, timely communication with direct reports, management, company employees and vendors
• Maintain appropriate inventory level; order parts and supplies as required
• Effectively communicate policies and procedures and related updates in a timely manner
• Ensure GROs and Cap X requests are accurate and timely
• Ensure inventory levels are adequate for efficient maintenance delivery
• Ensure shop and yard areas are appropriately maintained; report and/or arrange for repair of faulty equipment and potentially hazardous conditions; conduct regular safety checks
• Assist and collaborate with payroll to ensure accurate time entry for payroll purposes, as applicable
• Work collaboratively with Terminal management and employees to ensure safety and quality requirements are met
• Provide required reports and reconciliations
• Advise and provide training for Diesel Mechanics and Welders as needed
• Lead, manage and develop direct reports fairly and equitably, in accordance with Jack Cooper’s policies and procedures, collective bargaining agreements and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; providing coaching, counseling and feedback; planning, assigning, and directing work; evaluating performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving issues or conflicts; direct and effective communication; and building an effective team dynamic to achieve maximum employee productivity and engagement
• Collaborate with Human Resources, as appropriate, to facilitate legal compliance and fairness and consistency of treatment of employees across the organization

Essential Core Values
Our values are the foundation to the culture on which we develop people and deliver results at Jack Cooper. Our values – excellence, integrity, innovation and imagination, longevity, and responsibility – unify us and inform how we work together as a team and how we interact with external stakeholders.
• As a leader at Jack Cooper, model, encourage, support and maintain a positive culture by upholding Jack Cooper’s Values, vision, mission and policies and procedures when engaging with others and during the course of daily work performance
Job Specifications

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $60,000.00 per year

• 401(k)
• 401(k) matching
• Dental insurance
• Health insurance
• Life insurance
• Paid time off
• Vision insurance

Experience level:
• 2 years

• 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:
• Dimondale, MI 48821: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

• High school or equivalent (Required)

• Diesel engine repair: 2 years (Required)
• Welding: 1 year (Preferred)
• Supervisory: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift availability:
• Overnight Shift (Required)

Work Location: In person


• High school graduate or equivalent
• 2 – 4 years relevant work experience in a vehicle repair facility or similar work environment or an equivalent combination of training and experience
• Strong leadership and management skills
• Excellent communication and customer service skills
• Self-starter
• Working knowledge of industry software with solid ability to effectively use Outlook, Excel, and Word
• Diesel Mechanic certification(s) preferred
• Solid working knowledge and understanding of DOT/MOT/JWC/OSHA/OSHA Intl./CCOHS regulations, as applicable
• Welding experience preferred
• Working knowledge of maintenance requirements for Diesel Class 8 trucks/trailers
• Ability to work effectively in a stressful environment
• Ability to multi-task and effectively prioritize

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