Garage Manager - Maintenance

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Champaign, IL
$60,000 - $70,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Mar 02, 2018
Job ID
Garage Manager opportunity in IL.


My name is Tim Daugherty, Metal Industry recruiter on a national level.  We are currently seeking a GARAGE MANAGER for a METAL company in IL .  Some details are listed below..
Job Summary
Under general supervision from the Regional Director, the Truck Maintenance Manager performs supervisory duties. This is a working maintenance garage manager position that will also performs supervisory and technical duties.
Responsibilities and Duties
  • Responsible for the maintenance and repair of all trucks, trailers and equipment.
  • Works alongside mechanics assisting with maintenance on roll-off trailers, trucks, break inspection, oil changes...
  • Implements and monitors a preventative maintenance program to assure cost effective maintenance and a scheduled maintenance program to provide maintenance by manufacturers specifications.
  • Maintains a complete inventory system through recording of all expenditures and income of each vehicle, maintenance equipment, fuel, repair parts, supplies, etc.
  • Monitors user departments by analysis of vehicle and equipment utilization and evaluation of equipment specifications.
  • Enforces safety practices and procedures and ensures employees receive appropriate safety training.
  • Supervises all garage employees; trains, evaluates and disciplines employees.
  • Assists in the development of the garage budget to include a review of past year expenses and assists departments with the development of specifications for vehicles and equipment to be used.
  • Industries; insures that all vehicles and equipment purchased are licensed and registered as required by State of Illinois/Indiana law.
  • Welds; replaces parts; repairs parts; repairs electrical systems; diagnoses vehicles for minor body and fender work; performs tune ups and engine overhauls; troubleshoots problems when needed.
  • Examines reports for accuracy on each vehicle and piece of equipment repaired; writes reports on vehicles and equipment repaired. Makes monthly report to Regional Director.
  • Keeps maintenance and repair records; performs preventive maintenance on all vehicles; orders repair parts.
  • Checks all repair work performed in shop for completeness. This includes physical inspections and road tests before vehicle is turned back to user departments.
Qualifications and Skills
Graduation from High School required.
Course work in auto and equipment mechanics at a trade school
6 years’ experience as a mechanic, or any equivalent combination of education and experience.
3-5 years’ experience in a supervisory or management role of a garage or like industry.
Medical Insurance
Life Insurance
Required experience:
Supervisory: 3 years
Roll-off trailer: 1 year
DOT Certified
Truck Maintenance: 4 years
Interested in hearing more?  Do not hesitate to reach out!


Tim Daugherty, Recruiter Search Consultants, Inc.
Global Metal Industry Recruiters
954-889-7825 (Direct Line)
Between 9AM and 6PM EST M-Th
Fridays: 9AM-1PM