Fleet Maintenance Controller

Recruiter
Easy Web Recruitment
Location
Coventry, West Midlands
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Fleet Maintenance Controller 

You may remember our client as the company that revolutionsed the automotive parts industry* in the 1970s. The organisation is different company today with clients such as Sainsbury’s, Homebase, Vodafone, BSkyB, Jaguar Land Rover and, the NHS. The organisation is an independent manufacturing, logistics and consultancy company that employs nearly 10,000 employees worldwide and has an annual turnover of more than £1 billion. 

Position: Fleet Maintenance Controller 
Location: Coventry / Nuneaton 
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent 
Salary: £25k per annum 

About the role: 

As the Fleet Maintenance Controller, you will be responsible for the control and authorisation of the service, maintenance and repair of the Sky fleet of over 3,200 commercial vehicles. 

Responsibilities: 

- Experience in the negotiation and implementation of contracts with suppliers and the production of specifications 
- Carry out research and predict future trends and developments 
- Controlling Maintenance planning and understanding of costs 
- Ensuring legal compliance 
- Capturing the incoming calls from team managers, engineers and drivers whose vehicles require maintenance or repairs 
- Booking of vehicles into garages, repair authority and estimates 
- Maintenance administration of the fleet IT system 
- Checking and challenging of jobs, times and costs ensuring manufacturer warranties are maximised 
- Managing the maintenance spend within set budgets 
- Repairer network supplier liaison 
- Monitoring, reporting and managing VOR levels within KPIs 
- Production of management reports 
- Technical liaison with drivers and manufacturers 
- Working to van excellence standards for compliance 

About you: 

- Experience in a maintenance role covering modern technology vehicles 
- Mechanical Engineering qualifications, HND or similar 
- Accident Management 
- Proven experience of providing customer service excellence 
- IT skills in Excel and PowerPoint for reporting 
- Fleet maintenance systems and maintenance control experience 
- Experience of working within a vehicle service department or dealer 
- FTA knowledge 
- Experience in the use of telematics 
- Project Management skills 

Desirable: 

- Experience with a large corporate fleet or fleet service environment 
- Knowledge of fleet IT systems 
- Familiarity with Goods vehicles operator’s licence requirements 

You may have experience of the following: Fleet Operations Controller, Fleet Controller, Fleet Maintenance Controller, Commercial Fleet Controller, Commercial Vehicle Controller, Customer Services, etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.