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Ryder System Maintenance Mechanic (Forklift/Building) in FORT WORTH, Texas

Position Description

Maintenance Mechanics, are you innovative, agile, enjoy a challenging work environment, interested in professional/person development and developing others?

Would you like to work for a company whose culture fosters growth and opportunity from within?

How about the opportunity to work with a diverse group of fortune 500 clients and getting to see the impact of your hard work?

If so, this is the career move you’ve been looking for!

You must be comfortable with fast paced changes and adapt to a rapidly changing client needs. With winning comes additional autonomy to make additional impact on the client and your organizations bottom end. You thrive in a culture where you are responsible for building and machinery maintenance, performance, innovation, success and are most comfortable being responsible for each of them.


  • Examine and perform testing on machinery for malfunctions

  • Complete preventative machinery maintenance.

  • Perform emergency repairs on several varieties of machinery, including conveyors, dock doors, palletizers, wrap machinery, and forklifts

  • Ability to coordinate with vendors for major repairs

  • Communication with all positions on site and our customer

  • Leadership

  • Forklift maintenance (replace hoses, controllers, etc…)

  • General Maintenance ie…plumbing and electrical

  • Budget management

  • Order parts

  • Vendor management

  • GMP training/engagement with new vendors

Must have experience with forklift, electrical, and plumbing repair.

Schedule: Monday - Friday 1st Shift.





  • High School diploma or GED equivalent required

  • Experience with DOT, OSHA, and all related safety regulations required

  • Minimum of 6 (six) months supervisory experience required


  • 1-3 Years of experience in a transportation, warehouse or distribution environment preferred

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Preferred

  • Knowledge/Experience in transportation environment, (i.e. Shipping, receiving and inventory management, distribution or dispatch) preferred

  • Knowledge of warehouse and or software applications, routing and dispatch software systems preferred


  • Performance management of direct reports. Developing direct reports

  • Employee relations/issue resolution New employee training

  • Disciplinary actions

  • Quality assurance Administrative duties

  • Customer satisfaction/problem resolution

  • Ensure functional area meets all productivity goals and objectives

  • Safety management and reporting

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job Locations US-TX-FORT WORTH

Posted Date 2 days ago (12/4/2019 11:32 AM)

Requisition ID 2019-79154

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 9977