Parts Manager

Knight Transportation - Portland, OR3.3

30+ days ago

Why work for Knight Transportation:

At Knight Transportation, our experience has shown that hard working, engaged individuals focus on solving problems and improving efficiencies, which is our greatest differentiator. Our goal as an organization is to be the very best in our industry. The best in profitability, returns, culture, growth, innovation and ideas.

Are you willing to take personal accountability, problem solve, grow and help others to do the same? Then join a team that believes in everyone giving their best, honesty and mutual respect always and a passion for continual learning.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Masterfully control costs by identifying warranty, evaluating service quality, identifying chronic and repetitive repair, and making best cost value parts solutions for a varying amount of techs
  • Continual enhancement the maintenance department and Knight Transportation’s reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and innovative ideas and exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments
  • Empowerment of employees by leading and providing hands-on training and mentorship to a varying number of techs to ensure company required productivity and efficiency standards
  • Mindfully create, review, monitor and close work orders in a safe and timely manner
  • Effectively assign and schedule work to a varying number of technicians
  • Clear understanding, knowledge and ability to effectively change and inventory parts as well as operate parts room

Position Qualifications:

  • 5 plus years of mechanical experience
  • 3 plus years management experience
  • Knowledge of compliance with OSHA, DOT, and CSA regulations


  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance – Knight Provides Basic Life insurance coverage and Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • 401K through Knight Transportation Paid Vacation
  • Quarterly Bonus Program

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $38,000.00 to $45,000.00 /year


  • parts management: 1 year (Preferred)
  • management: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Portland, OR (Preferred)