Shop Manager
Company: Highway Transport
Location: Houston , TX
Category: Administrative / Clerical, Transportation, Management
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 6/17/2019

It's rewarding to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE and have a passion for what they do.
The Shop Manager is responsible for ensuring fleet is effectively and efficiently maintained to support the company’s business operations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Must be well-versed in all maintenance processes, health and safety regulations.
  • Ability to successfully complete administrative tasks such as reporting, budgeting, ordering, invoicing, etc.
  • Oversee, manage and direct all maintenance procedures and operations.
  • Assess current maintenance work processes, to optimize efficiency.
  • Create and implement measures to minimize breakdowns and repairs (performing quality checkoff all machinery, tools, equipment etc.).
  • Troubleshoot problem areas and create a clear plan of action for fixing necessary parts.
  • Create a work environment with safety as a high priority.
  • Record and track daily progress/error reports.
  • Enforce all health and safety rules and regulations according to state/federal laws and company protocol.
  • Maintain parts inventory, monitor purchase orders, approve invoice’s and manages the department budget.
  • Manages maintenance personnel by setting direction and priorities.
  • Provides training and continuous development on all maintenance personnel.
  • Developing and maintaining quality standards.
  • Other duties as assigned.



Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma/GED required or equivalent.
  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration, management or related field preferred.
  • 3-5 years relevant experience in maintenance.
  • 3-5 plus years managerial experience required (Maintenance/Shop Manager preferred).
  • Proficient with Outlook, word and excel.


  • Effectively and efficiently handle both administrative and maintenance responsibilities.
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Suite).
  • Ability to plan maintenance operations and track/report on activity.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Outstanding organizational and leadership abilities.
  • Knowledge of maintenance procedures.
  • Excellent coaching skills.
  • Self-motivated, results orientated and attention to detail.
  • Strong knowledge/experience managing maintenance.

Working Conditions:

  • Specific physical requirements and/or environmental exposures are an essential part of the job.
  • Normal work schedule; after hours work and/or weekend work required as necessary.




Houston, TX
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