Manager, Operations


GATX: Who are we?

We areknown worldwide as a leader in leasing transportation assets and controlone of the largest railcar fleets in the world. The key to ourlong-term growth and success is attracting and retaining the most talented people from around the world.

We seek individuals who are creative, intuitive, driven, intellectually curious and eager to join a dynamic organization where high-quality work, collaboration and dedication are deeply woven into the corporate culture.

Whatwill you be doing?

Provideleadership anddirection in Data Management,Continuous Improvement and FacilitySupport for the Colton ServiceCenter.

  • Lead and manage the ServiceCenter's Scheduling, Maintenance, Material, andSwitchingemployees at the Service Center including vendor activities/invoices. Theseemployees are all indirect employees who are in supportof Production activities at the Facility.
  • Responsible for all aspects of Financial Budgeting, Facility expenses, and CapitalImprovements. This includes working with outside contractors to secure quotes/bids and for materials, repairs and construction to supportthe growth of the shop.
  • Directly responsible for Car File preparations from the time of car service event to car outbound including all car control through the Service Center.
  • Directly responsible for coordinating, managing and supporting Lean and Six Sigma projects at the Service Center.
  • Who will you interact with?

    This positionwill interact with all levels of employees including upper management, safety, quality,corporate representatives and customers. The person in this position will have a high level of interaction with vendors and all levels of employees at the Service Center on a daily basis. The decisions made by the person filling this position are of a high range of complexity and independent judgment is exercised. The candidate for this positionshould have the ability to fill the Service Center Managers position in times of vacancy/absence. The impact of this positionfrom the Continuous Improvement perspective is very important as itensures that all Lean projects are implemented, supportedand properly completed.

    What is required of you?

    • Bachelor's degree with concentration in Operations, Financial Accounting,Engineering, orOrganizational Behavior, or Associate's Degree with equivalent experience.
    • Significant Problem Solvingexperience,
    • Relatedexperience with overall Plant practices
    • Lean or Six Sigma Certifications required
    • Accounting Management experience
    • Effective interpersonal and communications skills, with the ability to communicate at all levels ofthe organization,
    • Three to fiveyearsexperiencein related industry
    • Supervisory experience is a plus

    What are we looking for?

    • Leadership
    • Results Driven
    • Team Building
    • Technical Expertise
    • Organizational Impact
    • Customer Focus
    • Communication
    • Computer Skills

    GATXembraces diversity and we areproud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We arecommitted to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.

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