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Saia, Inc.

Saia Inc. (SAIA), a regional trucker, is a triple threat. This Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) is a value stock with a forward P/E of 13.7, is expected to see triple digit earnings growth in 2012 and has momentum as shares are at a 2-year high.Saia is a transportation company providing regional, interregional and national less-than-truckload service in 34 states. Headquartered in Georgia, the company has a network of 148 terminals. Read More

Address      11465 Johns Creek Pkwy # 400, Duluth, GA, United States
Website      www.saia.com/
Holding      No Holding Details

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Mechanic Class B Lead

Hands on supervision of shop staff consisting of trailer mechanics. Instructs mechanics in proper diagnosis of failures and correct repair practices. Maintains a local terminal's domiciled fleet of trailers and dollies. Inputs data into computer database for parts and work orders generated in shop. Performs inspections, service, and repairs on dry van trailers. Moves, operates, lifts, stores, and uses specialized equipment, including personal and company hand and power tools, shop machines and measuring devices to perform inspections, adjustments, repair or maintenance work. Uses diagnostic tools and computer software to assist in troubleshooting and repair of heavy duty braking and electrical systems used on trailers and dollies. Utilizes service information from available sources, internet, shop manuals, and industry service bulletins.

The successful candidate will possess the following attributes:
# Minimum of 3 years maintenance experience
# Maintenance lead person experience
# Training in diagnostic software and computerized tools for troubleshooting
# Electronic braking systems
# Experience rebuilding, repairing & fabricating aluminum & steel components
# Understand and carry out oral and written instructions and/or repair orders to determine the work that has been performed and that still needing to be done.
# Utilize manufacturer's service manuals and bulletins and company directives to determine
equipment specifications and repair procedures.
# Ability to perform work required in a timely manner in order to meet service schedules and commitments
# Knowledge of DOT rules and regulations
# Computer literate (Word, Excel, Email)

 Saia offers an excellent benefits package that you can afford!
Health Insurance - Medical/Rx/Vision/EAP with LOW COST employee contributions
     Employee Only:  $12.00/week
     Employee +1 Dependent:  $25.50/week
     Family:  $37.50/week

Employees with 10 or more years of service do not pay Employee Contributions!!

Other great benefits include:

    * Optional Dental Insurance
    * Free Health Insurance after 10 years of service (no employee contributions)!!
    * Free Basic Life Insurance and Accidental Death & Dismemberment insurance
    * Free Short-term disability
    * Optional Long-term disability coverage
    * Other optional benefits such as supplemental life insurance, supplemental accidental death & dismemberment, critical illness insurance
    * 401(k) plan with immediate vesting
    * Paid Vacation days, holidays and Personal/Sick Day
    * Direct Payroll Deposit
    * Paid weekly
    * Employee Stock Purchase plan
    * Credit Union
    * Scholarship program
    * Employee recognition programs
    * Safety Awards program


Become part of the mission…

At Saia, we are guided by a three-part mission that recognizes both our customers' needs as well as the needs of our employees. Based in part on our proprietary CSI (Customer Service Indicators) program, it is a mission that is truly unique in the industry.


Partner with a successful company that built its mission statement around how the company operates each day:

    "Provide the best-in-class regional service defined by our Customer Service Indicators with cost-effective processes in an environment that respects employees and recognizes excellence."

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