Location: South Holland
Administer, monitor and supervise vendor compliance to Pace-issued contracts in regard to bus collision and maintenance repairs. Manage all warranty and non-warranty repairs to bus body and structure performed by outside vendors. Responsible for technical inspection of accidents/repairs, presentation of accidents/repairs and review of estimates, arranging parts order for maintenance and accident repairs, present, design, inspect parts and tool fabrication. Work closely with and supply information for Materials Management, Purchasing, Legal and Safety departments. Monitor practices at several vendor locations ensuring that all repairs are performed according to Pace standards. Assists personnel and enforces contract requirements with respect to current duties. Assists in diagnosis of vehicle problems. Coordinates bus movements/repairs between divisions/vendors. Assists, guides, and trains maintenance personnel. Writes specifications and reviews contract proposals and assists in the development of technical specifications. Performs other duties as assigned.
Must be proficient in computer word processing programs and computer applications to the extent required by specific job functions including Share Point, Excel and Word and must be prepared to write documents related to job duties. Must have a minimum of eight (8) years in heavy duty collision repair and body maintenance and estimates preparation. Must be at least 21 years of age. Class "B" CDL with Air Brake Endorsement required.