Meet Dean Benson
Name: Dean Benson
Hometown: Moreno Valley, CA
Current position: DC Maintenance Manager
Location: Riverside, CA
Previous positions at fresh&easy: N/A
Education: Technical Trade School
How did you get started at fresh&easy?
I was hired during the start up/construction phase to manage the maintenance functions at the Riverside Distribution Center
What does a day in the life of a Maintenance Manager look like?
Usually busy! It’s a balancing act between making sure that all the scheduled preventative maintenance gets completed on time while also ensuring that all equipment is up and running on a daily basis.
What do you think is the most challenging aspect of your job?
The most challenging part of my job is balancing the equipment up-time and labor and materials budget.
Why do you love working at fresh&easy?
That’s easy! Great benefits and good people.
• What fresh&easy foods do you crave?
I love the angus hamburger patties
• When you’re not at work, where can we find you?
Cycling, hiking or backpacking
• What’s the craziest thing you’ve ever done?
I have gone way too fast riding motorcycles.
• What’s on your iPod or DVR?
iPod is Jason Mraz and DVR is Dexter
• What’s an interesting or little known fact about you?
I ride my bike to work most days
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