At Polaris our DNA started with co-founders Edgar Hetteen, his younger brother Allan and his close friend David Johnson who had somewhere to be and no way to get there. 65 years later, you still see that drive, ingenuity, and pioneering spirit in everything we do.

Maintenance Supervisor

Location: Fernley, Nevada US


This position is no longer open.

Job Number: 6053

Requisition Number: R8802

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External Description: At Polaris Inc., we have fun doing what we love by driving change and innovation. We empower employees to take on challenging assignments and roles with an elevated level of responsibility in our agile working environment. Our people make us who we are, and we create incredible products and experiences that empower us to Think Outside.


We are looking for a maintenance coordinatorto join our (newest) Polaris DC in Fernley, NV! Thisroledirects and performs the preventative maintenance and repair in a world class distribution center to assure safe, efficient, and reliable operations. Supervise and perform all duties in compliance with facility policies, rules, and regulations on safety, conduct, and housekeeping. Protects the company's investments in machinery, equipment, and facilities by exercising care, skill, & knowledge. Conduct or assist in the management of the facility and grounds. Assist with the design, construction, or modifications to existing facility and equipment. Supervise the maintenance and custodial staff & functions.

~ Benefits included: Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance - 401K Matching - Profit Sharing - discounted products - PTO


  • Supervise, direct, and manage performance for maintenance and custodial staff in the building
  • Partner with facility leadership, engineering, and employees to develop, execute and maintain productivity and process improvements
  • Supervise, perform, & support safe and healthy work practices, while strictly following all safety rules and regulations. This includes insuring OSHA compliance in all areas & activities of the maintenance and custodial teams.
  • Maintain neat, clean, orderly work areas.
  • Establish and maintain maintenance standards of worldwide distribution center Expedite the repair of in-house equipment to ensure proper support for the distribution center.
  • Conduct or assist in the building repairs and alterations, preventative maintenance of equipment, ground maintenance, and janitorial services
  • Establish, execute, and manage a computer aided, proactive preventive maintenance programs and record keeping of all conveyor and material handling equipment.
  • Coordinate the installation and debugging of material handling systems and plant equipment
  • Work comfortably with 120-volt single phase up to 480-volt three phase power systems.
  • Troubleshoot and repair PLC input and output modules, scanners, and photo eyes.
  • Troubleshoot and repair all aspects of material handling equipment & trucks including motors, gear reducers, chain and belt drives, motor controls, and lubrication systems. (e.g. conveyers, reach trucks, forklifts, etc.)
  • Perform specific maintenance duties to include electrical, plumbing, mechanical, HVAC, janitorial and building and grounds
  • Order supplies and maintenance items while maintaining compliance with the budget.
  • Perform special projects as assigned


Minimum two-year technical degree or equivalent experience. 3-5+ years plant services experience required with mechanical, electrical maintenance, plumbing and HVAC systems experience. Metal working experience is a plus (including welding and fabrication skills). Knowledge of OSHA/safety guidelines, procedures and policies related to maintenance and repair (such as Lock Out/Tag Out, OSHA 10 hour or 30-hour training). General background and knowledge of power transmissions. Prior experience in maintenance of material handling equipment. Licensed or Journeyman Electrician Preferred but not required. Experience in distribution and/or manufacturing start up preferred. Proven communication skills, both written and verbal. Availability and willingness to work overtime as required; "on-call" duty is required Ability to work well with little supervision. Capacity & comfort to easily work on a platform lift to 34 ft from ground. Ability to lift to 75 pounds.


Distribution Center and Warehouse environment. Occasional off-shift and weekend work required.

We are an ambitious, resourceful, and driven workforce, which empowers us to Think Outside. Apply today!

About Polaris

As the global leader in Powersports, Polaris Inc. (NYSE: PII) pioneers product breakthroughs and enriching experiences and services that have invited people to discover the joy of being outdoors since our founding in 1954. With annual 2020 sales of $7.0 billion, Polaris' high-quality product line-up includes the Polaris RANGER®, RZR® and Polaris GENERAL side-by-side off-road vehicles; Sportsman® all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle® mid-size and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot® moto-roadsters; snowmobiles; and deck, cruiser and pontoon boats, including industry-leading Bennington pontoons. Polaris enhances the riding experience with parts, garments, and accessories, along with a growing aftermarket portfolio, including Transamerican Auto Parts. Polaris' presence in adjacent markets includes military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and electric vehicles. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe.

EEO Statement

Polaris is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will make all employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, familial status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.

City: Fernley

State: Nevada

Community / Marketing Title: Maintenance Supervisor

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