• Equipment Quality Inspector/Yard Jockey- PT Flexible hours

    Job Locations US-TX-HOUSTON
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/2/2018 4:14 PM)
    Requisition ID
    Admin Support, Clerical & Service Coordinators
    Employment Type
    Regular - Part Time (5)
    Travel Requirements
    Position Code
  • Position Description

    For 80 years, Ryder has provided customers around the world with integrated transportation, logistics, and supply chain management solutions that enhance the way they do business. Building and maintaining a fleet takes time, resources, and expertise few companies can spare.


    We are a fortune 500 company with 900 shops and 35,000 employees across the US! Employee satisfaction is part of our culture. Our employees love us so much, they stay with us an average of 24 years!!!


    Apply today and see why a job with Ryder is what you’ve been looking for. 


    The Equipment Quality Inspector "Yard Jockey" will be responsible for delivering RVS's value to the customer. This individual will be primarily responsible for pre-inspecting vehicles before the customer takes delivery. S/he will also be taking scheduled vehicles for test rides as part of our scheduled RVS exercise program. 



     Part time-

     25-30 flexible hours a week. Perfect for a retiree looking for flexibility!




    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • One to three (1-3) years of mechanical and/or customer service experience
    • Mechanical aptitude preferred

    • Must have a valid driver's license and the ability to meet Ryder's driving qualifications

    • Basic computer skills

    • Demonstrated mechanical experience/aptitude preferred

    • Customer-focused
    • Knowledge of heavy duty truck equipment preferred
    • Ability to:

      • Work in an outside environment

      • Work flexible hours including shift work, weekends, holidays and, possibly, in a different location

      • Multi-task

      • Follow directions from multiple individuals


    • Exercise used vehicles on Ryder property to assure vehicles are "road ready" (check for leaks, visual inspections, and minor mechanical malfunctions)
    • Make recommendations/complete minor repairs on Ryder's used vehicles
    • Record findings/data in a variety of Ryder systems


    • Check in vehicles
    • Check for leaks/tire pressure/fluids
    • Check for minor mechanical malfunctions
    • Inspect all vehicles as they come into inventory
    • Complete minor repairs/adjustments, as needed
    • Make recommendations on possible repairs needed
    • Enter findings into Ryder's computer systems
    • Report findings and issues to Vehicle Sales Manager
    • Other duties as assigned

    ryder-logo Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.



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