Gainesville Regional Utilities FLEET MAINTENANCE MANAGER in Gainesville, Florida
FLEET MAINTENANCE MANAGER
FLEET MAINTENANCE MANAGER
$76,560.00 - $114,840.00 Annually
REGIONAL TRANSIT SYSTEM
6/4/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
The City of Gainesville Regional Transit System (RTS) is currently seeking a qualified Transit Fleet Maintenance Manager.
This position focuses on managerial and administrative work, directing all City of Gainesville Regional Transit System (RTS) vehicle maintenance. Working under general supervision, this position reports to the Transit Director.
The incumbent for this position will:
Value collaboration, continuous improvement, and public service; Plan, coordinate, assign, and supervise work of transit fleet maintenance personnel including mechanics and store employees; Analyze and evaluate work activities to determine cost, efficiency, and compliance with established budgetary guidelines; Be responsible for state and federal transit safety plans, maintenance plans, and maintenance policies and procedures, including Service Level Agreements (SLA); Prepare budget for maintenance operations; Maintain labor, material and equipment records and prepares other related reports; Coordinate transit fleet services activities, prepare industry required reports and establish vehicle lease rates; Prepares bids or Requests for Purchases (RFPs) for maintenance procurements; Assist in labor agreement negotiations. Supervise transit facilities maintenance and employees.
To qualify for this position you must have: a Bachelor degree from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in Business Administration, Engineering, Finance, Fleet Management or related area and ten (10) years of progressively responsible experience in fleet management, including three (3) years of supervisory experience;
or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
Certifications or Licenses
Florida driver license required at time of hire.
Certificate by National Association of Fleet Administrators (NAFA) as an Automotive Fleet Manager (CAFM) is preferred.
Salary not expected to exceed the mid-point for the salary range
May establish eligibility list
May fill multiple positions
May require additional skills assessments
This is managerial and administrative work directing vehicle and facility maintenance operations. Positions allocated to this classification report to a Director and work under general supervision. Work in this class is distinguished from other classes by its supervisory, administrative and technical duties.
EXAMPLES OF WORK**
**This section of the job description is not intended to be a comprehensive list of duties and responsibilities of the position. The omission of a specific job function does not absolve an employee from being required to perform additional tasks incidental to or inherent in the job. Performance of lower level duties may be required.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Plans, coordinates, assigns, and supervises work of fleet maintenance personnel including mechanics and stores employees.
Prepares budget for maintenance operations.
Maintains labor, material and equipment records and prepares other related reports. Analyzes and evaluates work activities to determine cost, efficiency, and compliance with established budgetary guidelines.
Assists in preparing specifications for fleet vehicles and equipment.
Assists and performs timely, fair and non-discriminatory evaluation of performance of employees under their supervision.
Responsible for safety plan, maintenance plan, and maintenance policies and procedures, including Service Level Agreements (SLA)
Recommends and initiates discipline of employees in accordance with applicable bargaining agreements and City policies.
Coordinates fleet services activities, prepares industry required reports and establishes vehicle lease rates.
Reviews work orders, maintains inventory control, and prepares auto-part orders for processing.
Responsible for facilities maintenance.
Reviews and evaluates vehicle conditions and advises department heads of this evaluation.
Prepares bids or Requests For Purchases (RFPs) for maintenance procurements.
Recommends selection, promotion, discharge, and other appropriate personnel actions.
Assists in labor agreement negotiations.
Attends work on a continuous and regular basis.
NON-ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
May act in absence of a supervisor.
Involved in administration of labor agreements.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. Below are the required education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor degree from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in business administration, engineering, finance, fleet management, or related area; ten (10) years of progressively responsible experience in fleet management, including three (3) years of supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience which provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
CERTIFICATIONS OR LICENSES
Florida driver license required at time of hire.
Certificate by National Association of Fleet Administrators (NAFA) as an Atuotmotive Fleet Manager (CAFM) is preferred.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Knowledge of methods, practices, tools, and equipment related to vehicle maintenance and repair.
Knowledge of principles and practices of effective administration and supervision.
Knowledge of parts inventories management and control.
Knowledge of occupational hazards and accident prevention methods in assigned area of responsibility.
Ability to plan, direct and supervise work of others.
Ability to retain records, prepare reports, and maintain files.
Ability to work effectively with coworkers and the general public.
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
PHYSICAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS
To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess certain physical abilities and be able to withstand work related environmental conditions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is often required to sit for prolonged periods of time.
While performing the duties of this job, work may require performance of tasks outdoors under varying climatic conditions.
Required to attend meetings outside regular business hours, including evenings, weekends and holidays.
To learn more about benefits available to eligible City of Gainesville / Gainesville Regional Utilities employees, please CLICK HERE (http://www.cityofgainesville.org/Portals/0/risk/2020 Benefit Booklet.pdf) .
Please select the option below that best describes the highest level of education you have completed. **Proof of the required education for this position will be requested at the time of appointment.
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Do you posses a degree with the following major course work in Business Administration, Engineering, Finance, Fleet Management, or related area?
If you answered yes to the previous question, please describe what degree/ course work/ related area you have, as it relates to the requirements for the position. **Please do not leave this section blank. Do not enter "see resume". If this does not apply to you, please enter "N/A".
Please select the years of experience you have in fleet management. **Any experience you refer to here must also be clearly listed and shown on your application.
8 years to 10 years
10 years to 12 years
12 years to 14 years
14 years or more
Do you have 3 or more years of supervisory experience in a transportation or fleet capacity? If "Yes" please describe the experience you have and at what capacity you supervised subordinates. **Please do not leave this section blank. Do not enter "see resume". If this does not apply to you, please enter "N/A".
Please enter the company/agency/organization where you gained this experience. Any experience you refer to here should also be clearly listed and shown on your application. **Please do not leave this section blank. Do not enter "see resume". If this does not apply to you, please enter "N/A".
Please select where you initially learned about this position.
NAFA Fleet Management Assoc.
City of Gainesville
222 E. University Ave PO BOX 490 Gainesville, Florida, 32627
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