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Fleet Manager

Fleet Manager

Job ID 
2018-1724
Job Locations 
US-FL-West Palm Beach
Category 
Operations / Network of Branch Offices
Recruiter 
Anne Ryczek
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Overview:

 

Sixt Rent a Car is an international leader in car rental, leasing, and innovative mobility solutions like 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 Rental Branches are a key business unit contributing to the first level of our success. And the culture surrounding Sixt requires the Senior Fleet Manager to lead, motivate, develop and manage a strong fleet operations team. The Company delegates considerable responsibility and authority to the Senior Fleet Manager to make numerous and varied decisions requiring good judgment, honesty and integrity.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and monitor subordinates as well as vendors to ensure that the fleet is maintained in accordance with established standards, within acceptable timeframes and in a cost-efficient manner.
  • Ensure that policies and best practices are properly followed.
  • Oversee all in-fleeting activities including timely new vehicle acceptance, PDI, installation of tags and other proprietary items making vehicle ready to rent.
  • Oversee all de-fleeting activities including timely inspection, reconditioning, plate removal, and movement of program and sale vehicles to marshalling centers or auctions.
  • Oversee all estimate writing, quality checks for repair work performed, turnback inspections at marshalling centers.
  • Planning, directing, and monitoring preventive maintenance, body repair, warranty and other repair work for all company rental vehicles and customer service buses.
  • Vendor selection and continuous evaluation (for body shops, dealers and other maintenance-related vendors).
  • Collaborate with Branch Operations Management to ensure maximum fleet availability and cohesion between Fleet and Operations.
  • Keep Regional Fleet Manager apprised of relevant performance indicators on a regular basis
  • Provide reports and create presentations as required.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of management experience.
  • Experience in fleet maintenance.
  • ASE certification and/or bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task and work effectively under pressure.
  • Familiarity and working knowledge of vehicle maintenance, collision repair, systems, components and design.
  • Must possess excellent communication, coaching, and leadership skills.
  • Ability to influence and make decisions by applying independent judgment.
  • Competency in various computer applications systems including Microsoft Office.
  • Must be at least 21 years old.
  • Must be able to work 40 hours per week.
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule including day and/or evening hours.
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States.

Benefits:

 

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.

 

Come join our team! Apply now.