Maintenance and Damage Manager
Company: Avis Budget Group
Location: North Charleston
Posted on: June 26, 2022
Here at Avis Budget Group we're more than just rentals-although
over 70 years of experience and 11,000 locations in 180 countries
has taught us a thing or two about that. We're shaping the future
of the mobility industry with our innovative, customer-focused
solutions. Our globally recognized brands - Avis, Budget, Budget
Truck and Zipcar - connect people to more. This means more
convenience, more options and more time on the road for our
customers. But we also connect our employees to more:
opportunities, benefits, support, collaboration and most
importantly-power to change the future. Sound your speed? Come join
Join our team as a Fleet Manager and care for the most foundational
element of our business: our vehicles! You'll direct the daily
operation of the in-fleet, maintenance, damage, condition and
de-fleet functions for our shop(s).
What you'll do:
Combining your in-depth automotive repair knowledge with your
exceptional people skills, you'll manage technicians as well as
develop. You'll also select, coach, lead, train and supervise
vehicle technicians while assisting with the purchase of parts,
materials and equipment. Assign and schedule work duties to auto
service staff according to individual skill level Oversee the
hiring and training of an effective auto service team Ensuring high
teammate retention Maintain compliance with quality standards
Capacity to lead and coach others Teammate communication skills
Ensure a safe work environment and processes in and around our
Manage P&L performance, productivity, financial and asset
controls and adhere to audit and financial policies and
Ensure timely completion of recalls, preventative maintenance and
quality of vehicle repairs.
Assign work and provides supervision to associates and/or managers.
Ensure all related repair orders are completed and processed in
accordance with established guidelines. Approve all maintenance
expenditures and submit invoices for approval/payment.
Have the ability to effectively and accurately write estimates for
Select, manage and inspect outside vendor work to established
service levels and quality standards. Ensure proper use of purchase
orders, receipt of services and payment of invoices. Maintain
up-to-date files on vendor insurance policies.
Minimize vehicle downtime and units out of service.
Ensure warranty submissions meet or exceed business plan and all
required documentation is submitted.
Ensure timely and accurate in-fleeting and optimal condition for
Hire, train, engage, energize, set up for success, coach and
recognize team members to enable a high-performing culture.
Guide the resolution of employee relations issues and commonly
faced problems to build and maintain professional relationships
What we're looking for:
High School degree required.
At least two years of leadership experience, preferably in fleet
maintenance functions in the automotive industry.
Travel depending on district/territory to outlying locations and
vendors is necessary.
Proven ability to engage a team and drive results.
Strong communication skills and ability to provide work direction
to a team of technicians and staff.
Strong time-management, multitasking and problem solving
Strong process orientation with a focus on continuous
Excellent analytical, creative problem solving and organizational
skills, with strong attention to detail.
Ability to learn new technology.
Proficient computer skills including Excel spreadsheet
Proactive cross-functional team player able to work in a fast paced
service-oriented work environment.
Extra points for this:
ASE certifications and/or automotive technical training or
Perks you'll get:
Access to Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability
Eligible to elect other voluntary benefits including: Group Auto
Insurance, Group Home Insurance, Pet Insurance, Legal Assistance,
Identity Theft Protection, FSA, Accident Insurance, Critical
Illness Insurance, and additional life insurance coverages
Contribute up to $270 as a tax-free benefit for public
transportation or parking expenses
401(k) Retirement Plan with company matched contributions
Full training to learn the business and enhance professional
Employee discounts, including discounted prices on the purchase of
Access to an Employee Assistance Program for services including
counseling, financial and legal consultation, referrals for care
service and more
Community involvement opportunities
Who are we?
Glad you asked! Avis Budget Group is a leading provider of mobility
options, with brands including Avis, Budget & Budget Truck, and
Zipcar. With more than 70 years of experience and 11,000 locations
in 180 countries, we are shaping the future of our industry and
want you to join us in our mission. Apply today to get connected to
an exciting career, a supportive family of employees and a world of
The fine print:
Avis Budget Group is an equal opportunity employer -
This role requires the ability to lift up to 15 pounds and enter
and exit vehicles. This advertisement does not constitute a promise
or guarantee of employment. This advertisement describes the
general nature and level of this position only. Essential functions
and responsibilities may change as business needs require. This
position may be with any affiliate of Avis Budget Group.
Avis Budget Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be
discriminated against on the basis of disability.
United States of AmericaRequired
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