Region Director of Maintenance (25512)

Job Purpose: Ensures efficient operations of maintenance function in region.

  • Monitors, evaluates, and takes corrective action for improved performance of maintenance operations within region.
  • Examines and evaluates current operations to develop action plans and strategies to maximize operational efficiencies.
  • Fills in as Maintenance Manager when vacancies occur and assists General Managers with hiring new Maintenance Managers.
  • Trains and oversees new and current Maintenance Managers in company requirements.
  • Reviews KPI, WAR, DataStream, and Financial reports to identify problem / challenge areas.
  • Participates in start-ups as necessary.
  • Assists with compliance regarding all environmental programs.
  • Conducts annual vehicle audits for all locations in region.
  • Monitors completion of maintenance related deficiencies reported on corporate audits.
  • Provides feedback to General managers and Region Staff as to the performance of maintenance managers in region.
  • Performs other duties and special projects as assigned by the VP of Maintenance.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required; Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Advanced technical training preferred
  • 7+ years of proven experience in passenger transportation or comparable service industry maintenance management
  • Comprehensive knowledge of various performance indicators including KPI, WAR, DataStream and financial statements
  • Independent thinking skills with high levels of prioritization skills
  • Excellent oral and written communications, including platform training; fluent in English
  • Excellent leadership, customer relations, and interpersonal skills to communicate and cooperate with clients and other departments
  • Knowledgeable of HR systems and tools
  • Committed to a Safety lifestyle
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to travel frequently to region locations


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57200 - East Region Office
1020 Center Street, Horseheads, New York, USA, 14845
  • Company:
    First Transit
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  • State:
    New York
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