Ryder System Warehouse Maintenance Supervisor in Romeoville, Illinois

Position Description

The Warehouse Maintenance Supervisor will be responsible for the Maintenance at two distribution facilities.

Additional responsibilities include:

Diagnosing and repairing electrical and mechanical problems within a multi building operation.

Ensure OSHA compliance with required training to include Lock-out and Tag out Program.

Experience working with:

Pick-2-light and pick-to-voice automated systems.

Hydraulics, pneumatics, and electrical troubleshooting including electrical installation of 110V, 220V, and 480V.

HVAC (heating and cooling)

Industrial plumbing repairs. Experience in Tig, brazing, and Mig welding.

Provide price quotes on mechanical parts, order parts, and keep enough on hand supplies and parts for both operation as well as housekeeping functions.


  • 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.

Requisition ID 2018-57648

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 9977