Director of fleet
Job Opportunity at Velocity Search

Posted on Nov 6

http://www.velocitysearch.net    4046971229

Location: Atlanta, GA
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4171052

Overview of the Fleet Director

The Director of Fleet is responsible for the strategic planning and execution of national fleet asset operations; Develops and implements strategy supported by analytical modeling and systems to drive continuous improvement and facilitate business results.



  • Manages fleet capital and assets, including setting strategy, planning, implementation, supply chain, analysis, reporting, and communication.
  • Develops, maintains and executes comprehensive programs, policies and procedures within internal fleet shops and outsourced locations to improve operational performance.
  • Gathers summarizes and presents actionable information in management and operating level reports and scorecards. Models, fleet process capability, and others based on business needs and priorities.
  • Acts as a strategic business partner with Division and Region leadership in order to align maintenance operations with objectives.
  • Establishes fleet management continuous improvement performance metrics, sets goals and monitors progress.
  • Provides leadership, management, and development to a team of associates, currently but not limited to 3 - 5 Regional Fleet Managers as well as individual contributors and supplier partners.
  • Ensures compliance with local, state, federal regulations and all internal requirements.
  • Emphasis is on safety, scheduling, quality management, workforce planning, staffing, coaching, and training.
  • Develops and executes fleet capital and operating budgets
  • This position oversees, organizes and maintains a company fleet of over 3,000 vehicles/fleet equipment.


  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in mechanical or automotive engineering; 10+ years' of leadership experience including 5+ years' multi-site fleet operations management required.
  • Experience in diversified truck and equipment management, including national fleet asset management.
  • Experience designing, developing and implementing standardized processes.
  • Extensive knowledge of fleet operations principles and best practices for a multi-facility geographically dispersed service company.
  • Experience managing complex supplier relationships.
  • Leadership and management skills, including performance coaching, training, and development.
  • Superior skills in organization, prioritization, time management, and multi-tasking.
  • Demonstrated analytical skills including working knowledge of financial statement analysis, and staffing models.
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communications skills
  • Project management and change organization skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite applications and fleet maintenance programs.
  • This position requires 60-70% travel.




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