Careers At Borden Dairy
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Founded in 1857, Borden is a dairy processor operating 13 facilities in the Midwest, Southern and Southeastern regions of the United States. Borden is headquartered in Dallas, Texas and employs approximately 3,000 people.  The Company provides milk products to customers in the grocery, mass market, club, food service, hospitality, school and convenience store channels.

Fleet Supervisor

Department: Fleet
Location: Austin, TX

Job Title:

SUPERVISOR - FLEET                                                                                                                                                                                               


Supervises maintenance and repair of mechanical transportation equipment to aid in the distribution of all company products in a safe manner. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervise, lead, and mentor Fleet Mechanic I, II, III, and Lead.
  • Provide assistance to Fleet Manager as it relates to training, improving efficiency of garage operations, and data evaluation.
  • Perform in depth preventative maintenance inspection and service on all mechanical transportation equipment in accordance with manufacturer specifications and company guidelines.
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, repair, and maintain equipment to the desired company performance standards including but not limited to: electrical systems, drive train, air and brake systems, suspension systems, and maintain fleet tires.
  • Troubleshoot, interface, diagnose, and repair electronic computerized power trains and components.
  • Advanced knowledge of and/or experience with transport refrigeration systems.
  • Utilizing continuous improvement mindset, identify and implement opportunities to improve processes.
  • Comply with and enforce all company work and safety rules and regulatory compliance rules and regulations.
  • Use and enforce use of all personal protective equipment in compliance with OSHA regulations.

Additional Requirements:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.


  •  Associateís degree in related field highly preferred; high school diploma of GED equivalent required.
  •  One year certificate from college or technical school; or five years related experience in general transportation equipment maintenance and repair; or equivalent combination of continued education and experience.
    •  Two years prior supervisory experience required.
    •  Working knowledge of Continuous Improvement methodology, highly preferred.

Other Functions:

  •  Ability to read, write, perform basic mathematical calculations, and accurately record data required.
  •  Must be willing to work weekends, holidays, and varying shifts, as required. 
  •  Must be able to frequently stand, walk, kneel, reach, climb, pull, and bend with full range of body motion.
  •  Must be able to frequently lift and/or move 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds.
  •  Must be able to work independently and/or on a team in a fast paced environment. 
  •  Strong analytical skills and systematic approach to troubleshooting and problem solving is required.
  •  Must exhibit strong leadership skills and ability to train, mentor, and develop team members.
  •  Must demonstrate ability to understand, interpret, and explain complex sets of data.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

  •  Must have or be able to obtain a Class A or B commercial driverís license permit within 6 months of hire (must possess a valid Class CDL-A or B and Medical Examinerís Certificate in accordance with FMCSA Part 391.41 prior to operating a commercial motor vehicle for Borden Dairy Company on public roadways).
  •  Must have or be able to obtain all EPA licensing and/or certifications consistent with field requirements including but not limited to EPA Clean Air Act Section 608 Type II and EPA Clean Air Act Section 609 MVAC certifications within 3 months.
  •  Must have or be able to obtain Brake Inspector Certification as defined in FMCSA Part 396.25 within 3 months.
  •  Must have or be able to obtain Annual Inspector Certification as defined in FMCSA Part 396.19 within 3 months.

Supervisory Responsibility:

  •  Yes.

Working Conditions:

  •  Must be able to work in hot and cold climates, both indoors and outdoors and on mechanical transportation equipment.

Borden is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Protected Veteran

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