The role of Department Manager, Maintenance is to provide maintenance support to the DC Operation on their specified shift. This person is also responsible for a team of up to 10 hourly technicians. This person will be responsible for planning, directing and coordinating the activities of the maintenance personnel. This position is responsible for embracing Family Dollar’s store-centric commitment to customers, customer service and sales.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities: Equipment Maintenance Rapistan/Dematic Conveyor Systems Material Handling Equipment High-tech sortation/automated laser scanners HVAC Welding equipment Responsible for building and ground maintenance Resolves various equipment problems Assist in safety compliance and programs Selecting, training, motivating and development of staff Other duties as assigned
Must be able to continuously walk the Distribution Center for an extended period of time
Must be able to lift or move up to 60 lbs
Must be able to work flexible hours and shifts
Education: Bachelors’ Degree in Industrial Maintenance preferred.
Experience: 3 to 5 years of related experience and/or training and 1 to 2 years supervisory and/or management experience.
Job Related Skills: Electrical/electronic background and experience with conveyors, welding, air compressors, scanners, electronic controls or industrial building maintenance required. Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedures manuals is key. Previous experience with MP2 program and PLC is preferred. Familiarity with Radio Frequency and pick-to-light systems desired. Excellent oral, written communication and interpersonal skills are key for all positions, as well as strong planning and organization skills.
Computer Skills: MS Office Suite proficiency