MedfordRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Medford jobs

Manager, Vehicle Engineering

Company: 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc.
Location: Medford
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Job Description:

Description Harry & David is looking for a Manager of Vehicle Engineering to join our team in Medford, Oregon. This position is responsible for scheduling and directing the activities of the Vehicle, Forklift, and Orchard Equipment Mechanics, the Parts Room Inventory Coordinator, the Parts Courier, and the Parts Receiving Accountant. These technicians are responsible for the maintenance trouble shooting, repair and overhaul of all plant and orchard rolling stock and orchard equipment. Major responsibilities of the position are listed below. Other duties, assignments and specific projects may be assigned at the discretion of management. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Oversight, coordination, and direction of the Vehicle Engineering and maintenance Operations for the maintenance and repair of the Forklift fleet, company vehicles, and orchard equipment in support of ongoing operations. This includes acquiring necessary licensing and regulatory paperwork to support vehicle operations. Leads, directs and advises the vehicle maintenance staff. Assure all employees are trained and work within OSHA, safety, regulatory, SQF, and other established requirements. Develop and communicate safety procedures, work standards, and other key business objectives as necessary. Manage and participate in all interview hiring, employee performance evaluations, corrective actions and necessary terminations for departmental employees. Responsible for promoting and enforcing safe work habits and conditions in all areas of the vehicle maintenance activities. This will ensure safe working conditions for employees and prevent injuries and lost time accidents. Responsible for actively seeking out ways to improve equipment efficiency and improve the vehicle maintenance process. Maintain all orchard/farm equipment, irrigation and frost protection systems and keep in top working condition Maintain all plant vehicles and forklifts by providing vehicle mechanics to perform preventive maintenance, trouble shooting, emergency repair and service. Maintain facility, including the buildings and tools, it a clean and well-organized manner. Schedule and direct the activities of the forklift, vehicle and orchard mechanics. Maintain accurate and up-to-date work order records daily work sheets, parts and inventory control and equipment records. This position will be responsible for identifying, implementing, overseeing and managing a CMS to improve our capability to manage the parts inventory for Plant Engineering, asset life cycle management, as well as work order management for the entire shop. Responsible for managing the vehicle department government records, i.e. environmental inspections, licensing, and registrations. Responsible researching and writing Capital Requests for Plant Engineering projects as needed. Work with other departments on C.A. projects where input is required. Assure the vehicle technicians are trained and educated with new technical procedures, as they become available. Work with the mechanics and parts personnel, and show them new procedures and more efficient operations. Requirements Associates or Bachelor's degree in Mechanics or related field 5+ years experience in industiral, manufacturing, automotive, large scale agriculture or similar industry Previous leadership experience in a team-focused environment Strong communication and leadership skills; able to effectively manage vendor and customer relationships at all levels Previous experience in the purchasing and maintenance of vehicle equipment including the management of relationships with equipment vendors and suppliers Experience in troubleshooting equipment issues and installation of equipment required Demonstrated expertise in the management of safety requirements, regulatory standards, operating procedures and preventative maintenance protocols Must be willing to support the Mechanics and perform general repair work Demonstrated knowledge of OSHA, maintence and safety regulations Valid Oregon's Drivers license. (3 year clean driving record) Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) required for the role Ability to lift up to 50 -100 lbs occasionally and up to 25 lbs. frequently. Ability to stand on concrete surface up to 70 % of shift. This is a safety sensitive position subject to initial drug screening and random subsequent drug screening. INDCH About Us Harry & David is a leading gourmet gift company and a top 100 Internet Retailer. With a 75-year reputation for genuine farm-to-table freshness and unsurpassed quality, Harry & David is legendary for products such as the Fruit-of-the-Month Club gifts, Royal Riviera Pears, Oregold Peaches, and Moose Munch gourmet caramel popcorn made exclusively in our own confectionery. Why Harry & David? We are the nation's foremost purveyor of gourmet fruit and food gifts through our premier direct marketing and e-commerce techniques. We offer a great corporate culture, competitive salary, and benefits package including medical, dental, and vision. If you love our gourmet food as much as we do, you will also enjoy our generous employee discount on all of our delectable Harry & David products. Harry & David is part of the ***************** Family of Brands (*******************).

Keywords: 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc., Medford , Manager, Vehicle Engineering, Executive , Medford, Oregon

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Executive Jobs


Medical Director Inpatient
Description: An exciting opportunity is now available for a Medical Director in an Independent Community Hospital located in the picturesque region of Southern Oregon. br This 100-bed hospital is looking for a strong (more...)
Company: Nurse Management
Location: Medford
Posted on: 10/4/2019

Nurse Manager - ED, ICU, NICU, OR, MedSurg in Springfield, OR (Medford
Description: PeaceHealth is now hiring Registered Nurses for incredible opportunities in Oregon, Washington, and Alaska We are a non-profit health care system with hospitals and clinics in Washington, Oregon and
Company: PeaceHealth
Location: Medford
Posted on: 10/14/2019

Director of Operations
Description: Assist the agency administrator with the administration of clinical and business functions of one or more branches of a home health agency, including
Company: Job Juncture
Location: Medford
Posted on: 10/5/2019


Management Trainee- Grants Pass
Description: If you re looking to start your career with a company that grows their managers and leaders from within the organization, then the Enterprise Management Training Program is for you. Whether you see yourself (more...)
Company: Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Location: Medford
Posted on: 10/3/2019

Kiosk Manager-Wireless Sales Inside Costco - Medford
Description: Mission Headquartered in Seattle, Washington, Wireless Advocates is a third-party provider of wireless products and services both online and in approximately 600 retail locations nationwide. Together (more...)
Company: Wireless Advocates
Location: Medford
Posted on: 10/9/2019

Director of Nursing DON
Description: Overview br br Avalon Health Care - Hearthstone Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is seeking a dependable, organized and dedicated Registered Nurse with great leadership skills to join our team as (more...)
Company: Avalon Health Care
Location: Medford
Posted on: 10/1/2019

Nurse Manager - ED, ICU, NICU, OR, MedSurg in Springfield, OR (Medford
Description: PeaceHealth is now hiring Registered Nurses for incredible opportunities in Oregon, Washington, and Alaska We are a non-profit health care system with hospitals and clinics in Washington, Oregon and
Company: PeaceHealth
Location: Medford
Posted on: 10/12/2019

Sr. Manager, Enterprise Analytics
Description: Description The Data Scientist Senior Manager or Director-level will be part of the Enterprise BI team at , Inc. This individual will manage one or more analysts and focus on customer-level (more...)
Company: 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc.
Location: Medford
Posted on: 10/8/2019

22160: Executive Director - Assisted Living
Description: We are currently seeking an independent, driven Executive Director
Company: Management Resource Solutions
Location: Medford
Posted on: 10/8/2019

Automotive Tool Sales/Route Manager - Full Training
Description: Feel the freedom and independence of managing your own protected route and selling our National brands. Join our team today as an Automotive Tool Sales / Route Manager with world class training to get (more...)
Company: Mac Tools
Location: Medford
Posted on: 10/3/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Oregon jobs by following @recnetOR on Twitter!

Medford RSS job feeds