Senior Director, Fleet Operations

Trinity Industries   •  

Dallas, TX

Industry: Transportation


8 - 10 years

Posted 30 days ago

Job ID: 1803429


TrinityRail searching for a talented team player to fill the open position of Sr. Director, Fleet Operations in our Dallas, Texas office. This role is primarily responsible for managing our railcars through the shopping process, focusing on high throughput, premier turn-time, and on-time delivery while utilizing our field resources to maintain high quality standards through the strategic and preferred network. #work4trinity
What you'll do:

  • Responsible for maintaining fleet of 145,000 owned, leased & managed railcars
  • Delivers railcars to customer specification and schedule
  • Drives accountability throughout the network of maintenance facilities
  • Collaborates with Trinity Rail Maintenance Services on developing best practices
  • Coordinates field inspections efforts for existing cars and secondary market acquisitions
  • Assesses and improves upon process documentation and control of internal processes
  • Leverages Business Systems to refine available software tools
  • Liaises with industry organizations to improve collaboration and standardization efforts
  • Supports our customers with technical issues


What you'll need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Operations Management/Logistics preferred; Master’s a plus
  • 10 years relevant engineering/logistics experience
  • Foundation of Tank Car Construction, Regulatory Requirements and Maintenance Operations
  • Familiarity with AAR Interchange Rules and Industry Practice
  • Knowledge of Coatings Applications a Plus
  • Strong leadership, organizational, time management, and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment across all levels of the organization