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Head of Fleet Maintenance

Head of Fleet Maintenance

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US-FL-Fort Lauderdale
Operations / Network of Branch Offices
Diego Brenes

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Sixt Rent a Car is an international leader in car rental, leasing, and innovative mobility solutions like Drive Now or mydriver.  With revenues in excess of $2 billion and a fleet of 220,000 cars, we have moved into over 100 different countries worldwide. Sixt is the largest fleet purchaser of BMW’s internationally, however does not consider itself a luxury car rental company. Instead, Sixt is proud to be a company with superior service and better cars for everyone at an exceptional value.


At Sixt, customers are guests. It is not a rental transaction but an experience equivalent to that of a five star hotel. Sixt hires service and sales oriented individuals, free to travel, and open to cultural experiences interacting with customers and colleagues from many diverse backgrounds.  Sixt is more than just cars. We have a passion for style, technology, innovation, creativity and entrepreneurial spirit.


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Position Summary:


The Head of Fleet Maintenance is responsible managing all aspects of the fleet/maintenance department. 


  • Responsible for all repair and maintenance related processes, including IT workflow from repair order to payment of invoices
  • Responsible for overall non-revenue days of rental fleet
  • Negotiates body shop agreements and is responsible for overall body shop spend
  • Develops KPIs to measure success of all initiated changes and current process
  • Reports directly to co-President
  • Plans, directs, and monitors preventive maintenance and repair programs for all company rental vehicles and customer service buses
  • Updates and creates work instructions for the fleet/maintenance teams to follow
  • Serves as point of contact for all departments regarding fleet, maintenance and damage processes, and project topics
  • Oversees development and leads process improvement with region fleet/maintenance and damage
  • Works directly with regional fleet managers and damage manager to plan and instill process improvements
  • Interfaces with other departments, fostering inter-departmental communication and continuity
  • Other job duties as assigned to meet the business needs.


  • Bachelor’s Degree strongly preferred, Associate’s acceptable with appropriate experience
  • 5+ years experience in fleet/maintenance management
  • Ability to communicate and understand body shop processes and procedures
  • Available to travel up to 40%
  • Vehicle salvage knowledge
  • High attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines
  • Must have basic computer navigation skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications
  • Exceptional decision making skills required
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • Must have the ability to adapt in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to work 40 hours per week
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States and not require work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future.



We value our employees' time and efforts. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by an extensive benefits package including paid vacation, medical, dental, vision and 401(k), Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Basic Life and Supplemental Life benefits and future growth opportunities within the company.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.


The information listed above is intended to describe the general nature and level of this position.  Essential functions and responsibilities may change as business needs require.  Your response to this advertisement may result in your consideration for employment with Sixt Rent a Car, LLC and its subsidiaries.  Offers of employment will be made by Sixt rent a Car, LLC or any of its subsidiaries or brands.


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