Mechanic Lead -IAH (TX)

Houston, Texas
full time
  • Meet company and customer performance metrics related to shop productivity, budget, and on-time performance.
  • Ensure timeliness of preventive maintenance, cost effective repairs and procurement/maintenance of parts inventory.
  • Evaluate equipment repair costs and make recommendations on repairs.
  • Prioritize equipment repairs.
  • Monitor safety practices and procedures in the shop.
  • Evaluate maintenance work practices and identify methods to improve productivity.
  • Review work orders for completeness and accuracy.
  • Provide technical assistance to Mechanics as needed.
  • Coach/counsel, discipline employees who violate company policy, or fail to meet company standards.
  • Establish a preventive maintenance schedule.
  • Perform scheduled preventative maintenance inspections and unscheduled repairs, air and hydraulic brake repairs, tire repairs, warranty procedures and repairs on ground support equipment, boarding loading and/or facilities.
  • Troubleshoot, overhaul, rebuild, and repair both powered and non-powered support equipment systems.
  • Document repairs, parts and labor on the computer, using both internal and customer based fleet maintenance software
  • Generator experience preferred. (Genset generators)


  • Minimum 3 years of supervisory experience in a maintenance shop environment.
  • Minimum 5 years of proven preventative maintenance, tire and brake experience on medium to heavy-duty vehicles.
  • Good background in diagnostics to include electrical, mechanical, and pneumatic. Most diagnostics are not performed using computer assisted diagnostic tools.
  • Valid driver's license and good driving background.
  • Must pass a 10 year background check and drug test.

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