Rockville - Operations Manager

First Group America Rockville, MD
Operations Manager

First Vehicle Services is seeking an Operations Manager to initiate, develop, and maintain a successful contract relationship with Montgomery County. The Operations Manager will provide supervision and management of the project accounts, overseeing two facilities where FVS provides cleaning, detailing and minor repairs on a fleet of over 270 transit buses.

First Vehicle Services is proud to offer:

* Tremendous career advancement opportunities due to a strong presence across North America

* Excellent benefits package, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, 401 (k) savings plan

* A great work environment

Operations Manager major responsibilities:

* Performs overall management and administration of the contract operation including staffing, budgets, schedules, work performance and contract compliance. Manages the planning, design, development, and implementation of project tasks.

* Schedules all regularly assigned transit bus inspections and vehicle cleaning services, including interior and exterior washing

* Periodically inspects vehicles

* Prepares all monthly reports and invoices with back-up documents

* Responsible for any operational problems and/or complaints, accurately reporting these problems to the Contract Administrator in a timely manner.

* Meets with client staff to provide a status reports and updates through completion of the project

* Manages execution of project schedule, reporting variances along with planned corrective action.

* Builds and maintains high performing teams

* Provides leadership through all phases of the operation, motivating the team to meet contract goals.

Operations Manager qualifications:

* High school diploma or equivalent; Bachelor's degree preferred

* Valid driver's license

* Minimum of 5 years of supervisory experience

* 3 years of demonstrated technical and managerial experience in the field of transit bus fleet management, servicing and maintenance

* Proven record of handling multiple responsibilities

* Strong planning and budgeting skills

* Computer skills

* Fleet Management Information Systems knowledge

* Subject to Pre-employment Physical and Drug Screen, and Background Records check

First Vehicle Services is a leading provider of diverse fleet management and maintenance services in North America. Since 1981, First Vehicle Services has been providing efficient and cost-effective vehicle management and maintenance services at governments, school districts, petrochemical companies, transit agencies, airports, universities, and private organizations throughout the United States and Puerto Rico.

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First Vehicle Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer.