*Fleet Manager - Mobile Equipment

  • Company: Arconic
  • Location: Davenport, Iowa
  • Posted: November 07, 2017
  • Reference ID: J3N1LP6NVV1G28VJCLV
At Arconic, our goal is to be the best company in the world! Arconic is the world's leading producer and manager of primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum and alumina facilities, and is active in all major aspects of the industry. Arconic serves the aerospace, automotive, packaging, building and construction, commercial transportation, and industrial markets, bringing design, engineering, production, and other capabilities of Alcoa's businesses as a single solution to customers. Since it opened in 1948, Arconic's Davenport, Iowa aluminum facility has been at the forefront of American manufacturing. Nestled on the banks of the Mississippi River in Iowa, the plant employs 2,200 people and is a focal point of the global aluminum industry, with 25 percent of revenues coming from exports. Through continued modernization, including a $200 million investment over the past decade alone, Davenport has maintained its position as the world's premier aerospace supply plant and is today the hub of Arconic's $3 billion aerospace business. This position will be accountable for the management of Davenport's mobile equipment fleet and be able to provide technical guidance to the Truck mechanics on repairs to all trucks, autoettes, sweepers, kalamazoos, trailers, and over the road vehicles. The duties will include the following: 1. Leasing or renting all mobile equipment for Davenport Works. 2. Analyzing and optimizing lease vs. buy decisions. 3. Analyzing and optimizing rent vs. lease decisions. 4. Analyzing and optimizing the size of the mobile equipment fleet using utilization data, intended equipment usage, and expected downtime. 5. Tracking all mobile equipment including utilization, lease expiration dates, rental expiration dates, ownership, rental and lease costs by department, etc.. to eliminate waste. 6. Writing specifications for all new rented and leased mobile equipment. 7. Managing the equipment to meet the requirements of all Environmental Laws. 8. Provide assistance and expertise to Truck Mechanics on repairs to the fleet. 9. Utilize Oracle by inputting new trucks in the system, generating new PM's, deleting obsolete equipment, and generate PM lists for the Mobile equipment. Essential Knowledge & Skills/Education Operational knowledge regarding process, equipment capability, practices, systems, Environmental Health & Safety and principles of ABS within span of control. Must successfully demonstrate competencies such as: results orientation; forward thinking; critical thinking / judgment; interpersonal astuteness; excellent communication skills; collaboration (promote teamwork); value diversity. In addition, incumbent must demonstrate and apply conceptual thinking, emotional maturity and intelligence; drive; adaptability; and ability to build ownership, commitment, and consensus as necessary. The ability to work shifts, including weekends.

Basic Qualifications

  • HS Diploma or GED equivalent from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 3 years' working experience in operations and managing a large fleet of fork trucks, Heavy equipment and other vehicles.
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in a managerial position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution
  • Proficient in Oracle and MS Office Suite Ability to interpret, analyze and compile data in a user friendly format.

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