Ashley Distribution Services, LTD
Arcadia, WI, United States
Are you a customer centric individual looking for a growth-focused company? Do you have a passion and drive to continuously improve processes, procedures and employees in order to meet operational excellence? Do you want to take that passion and work for a World-Class organization?
Then apply today to Ashley Furniture – the World’s Largest Furniture Manufacturer and the number one retailer of furniture and bedding in the United States!
Since 1945, our teamwork, systems and desire to continuously improve demonstrates a company whose passion is put into every action.
Director of Fleet Maintenance and Purchasing
What Will You Do?
You will be responsible for developing, managing, monitoring and maintaining policies, procedures and metrics for all truck shops and all outside vendor repairs. Responsible for defining specifications for all vehicles and equipment as well as negotiating purchase price. Contain cost and uptime through optimal preventive maintenance policies and procedures. Accountable for the overall operations of national truck shop policies, procedures and performance.
What Do You Need?
Bachelor's degree in Transportation, Mechanical Engineering, Business or related field, or equivalent work experience, Required
10 years’ experience in transportation maintenance and purchasing, preferably with Volvo and/or Kenworth, Required
Experience with diesel maintenance and preventive maintenance
Experience managing a large owned fleet of diesel/heavy trucks, mechanics, etc.
Class A CDL or ability to obtain within 1 year, preferred
Who Are We?
We offer competitive pay and excellent benefits.
We are a multi-billion-dollar company and the largest manufacturer of furniture in the world and offer one of the industry’s broadest product assortments at over 20,000 storefronts in 123 countries.
Growth-Focused is one of our core values, and we are dedicated to helping you grow with us through training, mentoring, and coaching as well as investing in the latest design tools, production equipment and new technologies.
Environmental efforts are a priority as we continually seek to recycle, reuse and replenish every day.
Millions of dollars are contributed annually to local and national charities as we seek to improve the lives of people around the world.
We are an equal opportunity employer and provide a drug-free working environment. While Ashley appreciates the interest of all candidates only those meeting specific position requirements may be contacted. Principals Only.