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Fleet manager

alias Workshop Manager or Fleet Manager, location Kassel

Your team is responsible for 500 trucks and 500 trailers throughout Europe. You know when which type of vehicle gets signs of wear and tear. For this purpose, you use measurement data and experience gathered by our company. You are responsible for minimising downtime. Over the year, you bring all vehicles to the workshop for maintenance and inspection. You plan the mechatronic engineers and guide them. You make sure that our workshop is working to capacity. Strategically. Systemically. Dynamically.

Your commitment.

  • You are responsible for the central organisation and administration of the entire fleet (Fleet management) with currently more than 500 trucks and 500 trailers all over Europe
  • Road safety, efficiency and staff management are the guidelines of your job.
  • You bring structure into chaos, prioritise information and create a structured workflow.
  • You plan the use of our vehicles on a daily, weekly, yearly basis. In doing so, you take existing capacities into account, keep to legal inspection dates and manufacturer-specific deadlines.
  • You coordinate the internal and external workshop orders.
  • You create maintenance and repair orders as well as analyse and evaluate abnormalities.
  • You integrate unplanned vehicle downtime or repairs in the daily and weekly schedule without putting pressure on your colleagues
  • You uncover systemic errors and correct them in the conflicting relationship between scheduling, workshop, driver and profitability.
  • You plan ahead, think economically beyond the boundaries of your own department.

Your qualifications.

  • You have completed a commercial apprenticeship, ideally for freight forwarding and logistics services (m/f/d), or a degree in business administration with a focus on transport/logistics or master craftsman in road transport.
  • You have several years of professional experience in fleet management and/or vehicle maintenance.
  • You have first experience in personnel management, preferably in the driver’s area.
  • You are used to working independently and responsibly.
  • You have a high degree of communication and teamwork skills as well as customer orientation.
  • You have good PC skills and a confident use of MS Office applications.
  • You speak German, English. Polish or Romanian are also very welcome.

Your benefits.

  • You have the chance to earn really good money.
  • You will receive a permanent employment contract.
  • You will be trained until you feel confident.
  • You will receive professional and personality-oriented further training.
  • Your colleagues are great people: reliable, responsible, willing to give, team-oriented.
  • You benefit from flat hierarchies and quick decision processes.
  • You work in a two-shift system with fixed working hours.
  • You will receive a smartphone with a contract for official use as soon as you are with us for six months.

Unsure whether the job suits you? Don’t be unsure: give us the opportunity to get to know you! Who knows: Maybe we are your big chance.

If we have piqued your interest, then use our application form or write us an email to: career@diebel-spedition.de or call: 0561 50029-240.