He will lead the Operations team to manage, supervise and operate the company’s trucking fleet.
He will direct and supervise fleet deployment and dispatch plans, achieve fleet P&L and operational goals and coordinate fleet allocations with clients.
He would be responsible to supervise and ensure fleet operational KPI’s & HSE goals are met, implement and execute the strategic vision of the company and achieve business sustainability goals.
General Responsibilities (but not limited to):
Manage truck fleet operations.
Supervise and coordinate fleet deployment and allocation.
Achieve Fleet P&L and operational targets/ KPI’s.
Meeting customer & company transportation goals.
Develop new business plans.
Establish, manage and control Fleet Management budget and KPIs.
Manage Asset availability verses operational requirements.
Manage driver and vehicle availability and performance.
Coordinate vehicle tracking and communication with drivers to ensure OTIF arrivals.
Work closely with the Maintenance Dept. to ensure vehicle maintenance and sustainability.
Maintain operational, performance and maintenance records for the fleet.
Ensure safety of vehicles, equipment and HR and ensure safe, environmentally sound and compliant operations.
Formulate, recommend, and administer policies and procedures governing fleet operations and driver training.
Provide effective leadership, supervision and training to the Operations team.
Maintain regulatory compliance with all company, client and government rules and policies (i.e. operations, personnel, HSSE).
Make recommendations for procurement of new vehicles and equipment.
Supervise budget /cost control exercise pertaining to and trucking operations and fuel/maintenance costs.
Recommend additions or deletions to fleet; scheduling expenditures; analyzing driver performance.
Make recommendations to HR Dept. on recruitment, training, leaves, reprimand and termination of drivers and operations staff.
8 Years (Min. 8-10 yrs experience in similar supervisory role in transportation management and deep understanding of fleet operations and the logistics/ transportation industry.)