The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. Assistant Asset Manager (Fleet Maintenance) in Fort Worth, Texas
At Greenbrier, we do the hard work that matters. A publicly-traded company, The Greenbrier Companies is a leading supplier of marine and rail transportation equipment and services, powering the movement of products around the world. Greenbrier's innovation and engineering expertise pairs with our capacity to build and repair transportation equipment. This allows us to provide an unrivaled level of service to our customers across the Americas, Europe and the countries of the GCC. Greenbrier also provides asset management services and a unique railcar leasing syndication platform that brings us into contact with the world's leading fixed asset investors.
Greenbrier's heritage of hard work and industrial innovation is celebrated at every level of our organization. We structure our business to support teams of innovative people who strive daily to make a positive impact by providing solutions for our customers and value for our stakeholders.
The Greenbrier Companies is seeking an Assistant Asset Manager (Fleet Maintenance) . This position will Work with the Sr. Manager Asset Management and Asset Managers to provide maintenance and management support of Greenbrier owned and/or managed railcar assets including audit billing, communicate with cars owners, customers, parts vendor's, repair shops and mobile repair service providers and with both internal and external team members . Position would require performance of the audit process of repair estimate, procedures and invoicing responsibilities as defined by the Sr. Manager. Management of the railcar assets through all mechanical and maintenance phases of its life, and the ability to communicate information and the status of that asset to its owner.
Effectively assist in the disposition or coordinate mobile repairs for bad order or defective railcars. Includes communicating with the repairing party with required instructions and documentation for proper repair
Assist Asset Managers to exercise judgement regarding repair shop selection determined by nature of defects and type of railcar.
Assist in creating shopping notifications using Greenbrier procedures
Assist in manage and expedite to the extent possible the process of bad order and program cars going in and out of repair shops using various Greenbrier systems
Review and process railcar repair estimates from repair shops and mobile repair service providers
Communicate with car owner and/or customers for repair estimate approvals as needed
Communicate as the liaison between GMS and the car owner/customer and the repair service provider
Verify repair cost and procedures meet industry and Greenbrier standards
Assist in the audit and process of both contract shop and AAR maintenance repair invoices
Assist in the management process for scrapping cars as needed
Assist with communicating and assist in coordinating warranty repair as needed
Maintain customer status reports as needed
Maintain reports, parts and component data information in Greenbrier' maintenance system
Communicate directly with car owners and customers as needed as Customer Service Provider
Communicate and participate as needed with Engineering and Compliance teams
Assist in railcar inspections as needed
Assist with shop audit inspections as needed
Participate in communication, conference calls and/or face to face meetings as needed
Travel within the United State, Canada and Mexico as needed
Qualifications and Experience:
Must have a strong work ethic and be self-motivated and self-managing. The ability to work diligently and independently is a must, as well as work with other team members and service providers
Demonstrate strong communication skills, both written and verbal, in office and in field settings
Excellent working knowledge of computers, PC software (MS Office, Internet-based software) is a must
Ability to multitask simultaneously with limited supervision
Learn more about Greenbrier at www.gbrx.com .
Company Greenbrier Leasing Company LLC
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