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Shop Supervisor / Second Shift

Date: Jun 8, 2021

Location: Carlstadt, NJ, US, 07072

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

At XPO, our skilled team of Technicians is the driving force that keeps our equipment in top condition. As the Shop Supervisor, we’ll count on you to lead a team of Technicians to maintain company owned equipment. You’ll be essential to providing safe, reliable and roadworthy equipment to our drivers, allowing them to provide superior and safe service to our customers.


Pay, benefits and more.

We’re eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Supervise maintenance employee and contract workers, including but not limited to, hiring, work assignments, promotions, and termination recommendations.
  • Observe, mentor, develop and review the performance and progress of mechanics and all shop personnel.
  • Perform routine maintenance functions and adjustments on all types of class 7 and 8 diesel equipment, forklifts and trailing equipment in compliance with the manufacturers' and company schedules.
  • Perform safety inspections of equipment and prepare safety documentation.
  • Monitor and analyze trends in parts utilization; gains, shortages, usage.
  • Minimize the time that equipment is out of service.
  • Know and comply with pertinent DOT regulations.
  • Monitor the sale and disposition of retired and scrapped equipment


What you need to succeed at XPO: 

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • 2 years of fleet maintenance or management experience
  • Availability to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, nights and weekends

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Current CDL
  • Previous or current ASE Certifications
  • 2 years of supervisory experience
  • LTL industry experience
  • Exceptional leadership, communication and administrative skills

This job requires the ability to:

  • Lift objects of various shapes, sizes and weights up to 50 lbs. frequently and greater than 75 lbs. occasionally
  • Reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel
  • Walk and stand for extended periods of time on a loading dock that is not climate-controlled and may be slippery
  • Work outside in inclement weather

Be part of something big.


XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.


XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.


All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Nearest Major Market: New York City
Nearest Secondary Market: Newark

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