Fleet Manager

MVT Services

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 within the U.S., Canada, and Mexico borders.

Join the MVT Family!!! Mesilla Valley Transportation is hiring a Fleet Manager in Nashville, TN!

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

Responsibilities:

  • Communicates in a clear and consistent manner with high integrity.
  • Accurately enters information into company computer systems.
  • Analyses and works with team members to solve problems.
  • Provides clear work instructions to drivers.
  • Direct drivers and company resources in a manner that maximizes utilization of both.
  • Key supporter for drivers supervised.
  • 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.
  • Submits warning or termination forms to Fleet Manager when a driver fails to comply with the procedures.
  • Assigns drivers to units and maintains truck/trailer performance by increasing truck miles to improve profitability.
  • Reports all late deliveries/pickups to appropriate regions.
  • Maintains the lowest possible driver turnover each month.
  • Coordinate driver time off to fit both the requirements of MVT policy and the needs of the drivers.
  • 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, and 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.
  • Reconciles Fleet in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (Required).  
  • 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.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.

Job Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Benefit Conditions:

  • Only full-time employees are eligible.

 

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  • Employment Type:Full-Time
  • Salary:$50,000.00 per year
  • Shift:7:00 AM - 5:00 PM on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday - Weekend Availability
  • Department:Operations
  • Benefits:401(k), Dental Insurance, Health Insurance, Health Savings Account, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, Tuition Reimbursement, Vision insurance
  • Location:Nashville, TN 37218

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