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Fleet Maintenance Manager

DFW Airport, TX, United States
Sep 8, 2022


Job Description


Job Overview

The Fleet Maintenance Manager oversees vehicle maintenance, repair, and replacement of DFW rolling stock, to improve readiness and reduce operating cost. You will provide direction for functional garage supervisors, including personnel safety practices and technician training.  The Fleet Maintenance Manager is also responsible for managing/developing processes towards fulfilling the Airport’s strategic objectives for Fleet net zero carbon emissions.  


What you will be doing:

  • Plan, direct, and provide management of a division of 35 staff responsible for lifecycle management of a diverse fleet.
  • Develops, evaluates, and implements policies, procedures, standards, goals, objectives and develop budgets for the Fleet Management group and is an active participant in the departmental business plan annually.
  • Leads the Fleet Maintenance organization through transition to zero emissions vehicles. 
  • Provides recommendations on types of vehicles purchased.  Provides information on infrastructure needs to support zero emissions vehicles.  Provides for personnel development to support zero emissions vehicle maintenance.
  • Consults with key user departments to identify fleet requirements and develop appropriate maintenance best practices to ensure that board vehicles are cost effectively and sustainably maintained.
  • Develops and administers contract maintenance agreements for affected vehicles.


What you need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, public administration, management, or a related field.
  • Eight (8) years of experience in fleet maintenance and planning.
  • Four (4) years of supervisory experience.
  • Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be substituted for the above on a year-for-year basis.
  • Possession of a valid Class C driver’s license.


What we desire:

  • Knowledgeable of the principles of fleet administration and personnel management.
  • Broad, extensive and progressively responsible administrative experience in fleet management with responsibility for planning, organizing, coordinating and directing fleet asset management (specifying, acquisition, maintenance, repair, disposal, and replacement).
  • Knowledge of environmental regulations and standards as they pertain to fleet operations and maintenance.
  • Experience transitioning and managing a zero emissions vehicle fleet maintenance department.


Special Requirements

  • Must obtain a Security Identification Display Area (SIDA) Airport Identification/Access Badge (badge) in accordance with Department of Homeland Security Transportation Security Administration (TSA) requirements in Chapter 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations Part 1500 et al., and DFW Airport’s Airport Security Program within thirty (30) days from date of employment and maintain qualification for a SIDA badge upon each badge renewal.
  • This is a designated safety sensitive position as defined in DFW Airport’s Drug and Alcohol Administrative Policy and Procedure. Applicants selected for this position will be required to pass a drug test prior to employment and to submit to drug screening on a random basis during the length of their employment in the safety sensitive position.
  • This is a designated Essential Employee position as defined in DFW Airport’s Categories and Classifications Administrative Policy and Procedure. An essential employee is one whose attendance is required to maintain airport operations during an emergency or inclement weather situation.


About Us

We are Dallas Fort Worth International (DFW) Airport—one of the most successful airports in the world by any definition. We’re recognized for our innovation, leadership, drive for excellence and talented employees.

Our success is made possible because of the diverse talents of over 2,000 employees who champion our mission of providing an exceptional airport experience to our customers and connect our community to the world. We’re looking for the best talent to join us and help reimagine what an airport can be.

Bring your talents to DFW. Live and work with purpose.


Job Info

Job ID# 1006526

Sep 8, 2022

United States