Oakville, Ontario

Fleet Manager

Location-Guelph and Oakville

Reporting to the Head of Procurement and Logistics, the Fleet Manager is responsible for planning, directing, managing, coordinating and supervising the programs for acquisition, assignment, utilization, maintenance, repair, replacement and disposal of fleet vehicles.

The role of this position is to:

  • Oversee scheduling and dispatch operations for vehicles and drivers
  • Evaluate, purchase, lease, and dispose of vehicles to maintain the fleet
  • Develop and maintain vendor and service provider relationships for fuel, maintenance, and other essential services
  • Coordinate, support and monitor transportation, inspection and registration
  • Develop and implement procedures for daily operations, storage of goods and interface with 3rd party fleet management company

Requirements and skills

  • Previous work experience as a Fleet Manager or similar role
  • Analytical mindset, strong excel skills and problem-solving skills
  • Attention to detail to ensure records are kept as needed
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills to work with various departments
  • A diploma or degree in logistics or accounting is preferred
  • Relevant training and/or certifications as a Fleet Manager