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Ryder System Technical Trainer (Diesel Mechanics) in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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At Ryder, our most important competitive advantage is our people. As a Technical Trainer, you’ll be part of a dynamic team, equipped to succeed, and empowered to develop your career.

For over 85 years, Ryder has provided customers around the world with integrated transportation, logistics, and supply chain management solutions that enhance the way they do business. Building and maintaining a fleet takes time, resources, and expertise few companies can spare.

At Ryder, we offer outstanding incentives:

  • Generous Paid Time Off!

  • Excellent Benefits!

  • Free Job training and development!

  • Career advancement strategies that will help you secure your future!

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The Technical Trainer will provide and/or coordinate adequate training solutions to the Diesel Technician Training Program. It provides an intensive 12-week, hands-on training experience that develops the participant’s understanding of Ryder’s safety and productivity requirements in several core technical areas, including preventive maintenance, brakes, tires, aftertreatment, and engine technology.

This position is responsible for insuring Ryder administered training meets or exceeds the expectation of our internal customers. Effective training is required to insure trainees will be able to positively impact running costs by reducing rework, breakdown and outside spend once complete. The Tech Trainer is responsible for driving continuous improvement in safety, quality and speed throughout the FMS maintenance organization.

Ryder's most recently been named a “ Top Company for Women to Work for in Transportation ” by Women in Trucking, one of Fortune Magazine’s “ World’s Most Admired Companies ,” one of “America’s Most Responsible Companies ( ” by Newsweek.

Essential Functions

  • Responsible for administering technical and leadership training to all FMS maintenance employees

  • Responsible for the qualification of technical training to all FMS Maintenance employees

  • Actively involved in identification, development and updating of current and new training materials and courses

  • Responsible for timely updating TalentMap upon course completion

  • Monitor training facilities to insure they provide high quality training environments, are adequately supplied and equipped to support world class training. Communicate to Operations Leadership the needs of the center

  • Operate as catalyst for TTRP to improve eligibility and participation

  • Promote and support ASE participation and Safety programs

Additional Responsibilities

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to build strong customer relationships

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrates time management and priority setting skills

  • Possesses strong technical aptitude

  • Develops and delivers effective presentations

  • Ability to create and maintain professional relationships within all levels of the organization (peers, work groups, customers, supervisors)

  • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team

  • Capable of multi-tasking, highly organized, with excellent time management skills

  • Detail oriented with excellent follow-up practices

  • Prior training and development knowledge intermediate preferred


  • Bachelor's degree required Business

  • Three (3) years or more in transportation industry preferably with heavy duty trucks, tractors, trailers, refrigeration and related components (diesel engines, transmissions, brakes, power train, etc.). required

  • Three (3) years or more Rental and Lease company experience preferred

  • One (1) year or more experience in managing people and remote personnel preferred

  • Prior training and development knowledge intermediate preferred

  • TMC,ASE,VICA/Skills USA certifications

Travel: Greater than 60%

Safety Sensitive

Non-Regulated - Tech Practice Safety during training sessions

DOT Regulated: CDL - optional depending on location assignment

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Job Category: Training and Development

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