VIA Metropolitan Transit, in San Antonio, is hiring a Director of Fleet Maintenance. VIA is focused on building a public transportation system that includes a better bus system, rapid transit corridors, and innovative services. Come be a part of VIA’s success!
This is an executive level position. The Director is responsible for planning, development, execution, and management of all activities within the fleet maintenance department to ensure the agency’s objectives of efficiency, effectiveness and top performance are achieved. The minimum responsibilities of this position include the repair, servicing, body work and painting, of over 650 heavy and medium-duty transit and para-transit vans, as well as 200 non-revenue support vehicles. Additionally, this position is responsible for the oversight and management of VIA’s Parts department. The Director is also responsible for the administration of a diverse workforce of represented and non-represented employees. The position is responsible for operations performed around the clock (24 hours a day every day of the year) to meet strict service quotas and performance standards.
A Bachelor’s Degree is preferred in a field related to Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or Business Administration. Ten years’ experience in progressively responsible positions with an extensive background in transit fleet maintenance, preferably in a multi-modal mass transit property, is also preferred. Five years’ experience in a senior management position is preferred. Equivalent combinations of education and experience may be acceptable. For a full job description and to apply please visit our website at www.viainfo.net.
Equal Opportunity Employer
VIA values diversity and inclusion.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
About VIA METROPOLITAN TRANSIT
VIA Metropolitan Transit provides regional multimodal transportation options that connect our community to opportunity, support economic vitality and enhance quality of life throughout our region.