A growing distribution company in New Castle, DE has an immediate need for a Fleet Manager.
The Fleet Manager is responsible in directing all vehicle equipment maintenance and repair efforts, including records keeping with a view towards maximizing vehicle availability, reducing out of service time and assuring the road worthiness of equipment.
The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor's Degree or at least 7 years of increasingly responsible experience in the trucking and transportation industry.
Oversees/coordinates all Fleet management activities.
- Repairs – tracks vehicle induction, repair progress, status of parts ordered, availability of replacement vehicles, insurance claims processing, including repair appraisals processes, and coordinates with dispatch to secure vehicles and provide replacement vehicles.
- Preventive Maintenance
- Fuel Tax Reporting
- Vehicle inspections
Tracks and monitors tractor/trailer condition, including verification of Driver Vehicle Inspection Reports.
Records status of nightly “Dispatched Equipment Issues” until resolved using the night dispatch report.
Assures tractor housekeeping measures are in place.
Administers accident reporting and insurance claims processes.
Establishes policies and implements processes to instill driver accountability over fleet assets.
Implements programs to improve controls over fleet assets and / or reduce complexity of managing driver routines, e.g., Teletrac and EZPass implementation.
Maintains and replenishes tractor parts/consumables.
We offer a competitive salary along with health, dental, and 401k plan.
If you want to be an integral part of an exciting and growing company, please apply!