• 20-Apr-2022 to 20-May-2022 (CST)
  • CDC
  • Springfield, MO, USA
  • Hourly
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Paid vacation and holidays, health-dental-vision-life insurance, 401K and profit sharing

We are Dexter, the industry's leading supplier of trailer axles, trailer parts, and trailer accessories. We excel in providing our customers with the best in value by delivering the trailer parts they need, when they need them. Dexter has all the trailer parts and accessories our customers need to keep their trailers in top towing condition. Our huge assortment of parts and accessories including trailer axles, trailer brakes, trailer hitches, trailer jacks, trailer suspension parts, and trailer tires and wheels makes us the primary supplier of trailer parts and accessories across the United States.

The role of the Building and Grounds Maintenance Person is to be responsible for minor repairs and preventative maintenance of building and grounds relating to the Home Office / Central Warehouse complex, DATS, and other Dexter properties. Duties include, but are not limited to,

  • perform minor building maintenance / repair such as electrical, plumbing, janitorial, carpentry, and painting as directed; major work to be done by a qualified, licensed professional
  • perform monthly preventative maintenance on non-motorized equipment such as warehouse dock plates, powered shrink wrapping machines, ice machines, HVAC equipment, etc.
  • responsible for grounds condition and up-keep including mowing, trimming, painting, and minor ground repair
  • shovel snow from sidewalks, operate heavy duty snow removal equipment such asa plow truck, spread salt on passageways to prevent ice build up and promote a safe working area for occupants of the properties
  • inventory replacement parts and supplies on a scheduled basis to maintain an on hand stock of repetitive use items such as light bulbs, HVAC filters, light ballasts, ice melt, etc.
  • responsible for the security of all company tools and equipment in the shop area
  • maintain a clean, safe, and organized shop area
  • report maintenance needs of all motorized equipment that this position is responsible for to the Central Distribution Manager so that all equipment is kept in optimum operating condition
  • assist in development of methods to determine accurate maintenance costs and efficiencies
  • be able to operate all warehouse equipment and perform warehouse duties as needed
  • follow personal safe work practices on equipment, use all personal protective equipment prescribed, and report all safety issues or injuries to management promptly no matter how minor

We are looking for a candidate that will take our core values to heart and has a strong drive to succeed in our industry. This position requires strong leadership abilities and strong organization and planning skills. Dexter provides training.

Minimum Education Required*: High School Diploma or equivalent

Minimum Experience Required*: Experience in general maintenance of buildings and grounds

*Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.

Dexter offers a competitive salary package which includes: paid vacation and holidays, medical-dental-life-vision insurance, 401K and profit sharing.

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