North American Fleet Manager

Norfolk, Pennsylvania
29 Nov 2016
18 Mar 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The North American (NAM) Fleet Manager is responsible for the GE Betz and GE Mobile Water fleet operations, consisting of 100 leased Tractors, 83 straight trucks, and 800 Trailers. This role manages ~$8MM/yr. spend, including significant contracts on equipment leasing, maintenance, and technology. Key to this position is delivering customer needs by ensuring all tractors and trailers are maintained, properly permitted and licensed in a compliant, safe, and cost effective fashion.

Essential Responsibilities

As the North American Fleet Manager, you will:
  • Interact with the business and supply chain leaders regarding fleet operations. Liaise with the drivers to insure they have the equipment they need
  • Manage operational relationship with distributed network of suppliers
  • Lead efforts to create visibility and manage fleet operating expenses and lead projects to drive costs out
  • Prepare and communicate monthly metrics on cost, service, and compliance with the key management teams
  • Interface with corporate and business-level GE DOT compliance teams to ensure we operate per DOT rules and maintain the required permits for fleet operations with state and federal agencies
  • Define, propose, and execute annual capital projects that innovate, preserve or replace our assets to insure continuity of service
  • Use lean / six sigma and other techniques, to continually review, improve and simplify processes, and insure they are documented, maintained, and accessible
  • Continually develop and train team members to accel and are prepared to take on new responsibilities
  • Manage all aspects of capital expenditure projects required for fleet equipment, from beginning to end
  • Budget set at ~$1MM/yr. across 5-10 unique projects


  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college ( Or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of Logistics, manufacturing, or supply chain experience)
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in manufacturing, logistics, or general supply chain function
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in customer facing capacity

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

  • Master's Degree in business, operations, or finance
  • Prior experience in Fleet, DOT compliance, logistics and operations
  • Innovative, creative, and mechanical background
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking, and organizational skills
  • Ability to communicate across all levels of the organization, both oral and written
  • Ability to adapt to drive change across a global team in a dynamic business environment
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced and challenging environment
  • Proven track record of delivering results