American Electric Power Rail Car Maintenance Supv in Metropolis, Illinois



Rail Car Maintenance Supv

Job Description:

Schedules, coordinates, and directs activities of workers engaged in mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation repair and maintenance of railcar equipment. Accountable for the safe and profitable conduct of business including production, maintenance and operations, compliance and administrative functions. Responsible for establishing and maintaining two-way communications with employees, managers and the general public. Provide leadership and manage change by the development of a culture that promotes/supports teamwork. 1. Supervise and coach employee maintenance activities to work in a safe, efficient and economical manner. 2. Establish and enforce safe work behaviors. Participate in the setting of safety goals for an accident free work environment. Communicate to employees the importance of a safe work environment on a daily basis. Investigate, report and track incidents/accidents including root cause analysis and corrective action taken. Report findings to management and then communicate findings to employees. 3. Provides input for long range plans for maintenance, capital improvements, equipment availability and organization's staffing requirements. 4. Develop short and long range plans and forecasts in cooperation with Generation budgets, prepare variance reports and control expenditures to meet approved budgets. 5. Manage the maintenance activities to insure compliance with all local, state and federal laws and regulations. 6. Manage plant maintenance in compliance with Company policies, practices and procedures. 7. Administer AEP polices, procedures and practices in Safety, Performance Coaching, Compensation, Employee Relations, Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action and Corporate Code of Ethics. 8. Provide for development and effective utilization of subordinates through job assignments, training programs, and other learning opportunities.

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Metropolis, IL

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Education: Associate degree in technical field or equivalent applied knowledge (see Experience). Experience: 5 years railcar maintenace experience or 3 years related experience with a degree.

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