Position Title
Fleet Manager - El Paso, TX
Description

Come be a part of the MVT family today !!!!

Mesilla Valley Transportation began in 1982 as a small independent fleet in the Southwest. In the late ’80s, MVT went through a controlled growth spurt and began to encompass the 48 connected states and Canada.

Today, Mesilla Valley Transportation is one of the largest locally-owned Truck Load carriers in the U.S. We specialize in time-sensitive service between major manufacturing areas in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico borders.

Mesilla Valley Transporation is now hiring a Fleet Manager.

The Fleet Manager is responsible for supervising drivers engaged in operating trucks and trailers.

 Key measures of success include: 

  • High utilization of drivers, tractors, trailers, and other company resources.
  • Maintain a high percentage of target miles for the fleet.
  • Maintain a low turnover of drivers supervised.
  • Strong call handling performance as measured by the Call Availability Report (CAR).
  • Be recognized by team, peers, and drivers as a key supporter.
Responsibilities
  • Communicates in a clear and consistent manner with high integrity.
  • Direct drivers and company resources in a manner that maximizes utilization of both.
  • Organizes and assigns productive drivers to the most efficient routes to ensure deadlines are met.
  • Continuously monitors and directs the arrival and departure of loads and drivers.
  • Assigns drivers to units and maintains truck/trailer performance by increasing truck miles to improve profitability.
  • Maintains the lowest possible driver turnover rate each month.
  • Utilizes satellite communication to correct truck alarms.
  • Monitors satellite communication to determine hours of driver service and to resolve driver log issues.
  • Analyzes and monitors the work quality, safety quality, attendance/punctuality, and behavior of drivers; disciplines when necessary.
  • Controls expenses such as layover/motel reimbursement and unloading/advances.
  • Improves fuel efficiency by limiting idle time and enforcing drivers to utilize the MVT partner truck stops when fueling trucks/trailers.
  • Other duties may be assigned.
Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • AS-400 Experience (Preferred). 
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Supervisory experience of 15+ employees.
  • Proficient communicator in both English and Spanish language.
  • Strong knowledge of motor carrier operations and geography.
  • Intermediate mathematical and analytical skills.
  • Competent user of MS Office.
Job Benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Benefit Conditions:

  • Only full-time employees eligible.

 

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Employment Type
Full-time
Industry
Transportation
Job Location
9525 Escobar Dr., El Paso, TX, 79907, U.S.
Base Salary
$$36,000.00 Per year
Date posted
08/13/2021
Valid through
10/31/2021
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