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Regional Maintenance Manager – Bahrain

Sector(s) : Engineering Experience : 10 Year


The Fleet Maintenance Manager oversees and maintains an effective fleet maintenance program that prolongs the life of fire department apparatus, ensures safe operation of all equipment and completes repairs in a timely manner.


Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Cost controls,
  • Ensure the breakdowns & repairs are completed within the time frame
  • Managing Daily/ Monthly / yearly maintenance schedule of vehicles
  • Global Tracking Systems
  • Ensure on-time maintenance of the Fleets.
  • Proper planning, organizing/ Scheduling, Staffing & Controlling of Fleet Maintenance & Services of the Division.
  • Co-coordinating with Country Managers for smooth functioning of the Maintenance Division & their deliverables.
  • Planning , Organizing of Maintenance Division to ensure minimum stopover of the equipment’s in the yard
  • Responsible for multiple sites’ coordination, planning and scheduling of maintenance to ensure that all work is done in a safe and timely manner, reducing lost productivity within the BU’s.
  • Responsible for providing direction to the team for implementing and monitoring maintenance policies and procedures to ensure that all repairs and maintenance to Republic Services’ equipment, including trucks, containers and other heavy duty equipment, are performed in compliance with the Company’s safety and compliance standards.
  • Responsible for overseeing all business units (BU’s) and managing multiple teams of technicians (mechanics), maintenance supervisors and/or other maintenance managers who are responsible for the preventive maintenance and repair of a fleet of vehicles
  • Co-ordinate with operations department for the scheduling & maintenance
  • Repair & maintenance report to the Management
  • Regular & periodical inspections, job allocations, job rotations.
  • Monitoring Axcepta / Globe Tracking / Sarnet and service schedule requests etc.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Provide direction to on-site technicians and technician supervisor, and leadership and direction to maintenance supervisors or maintenance managers, to ensure that all repair/ maintenance work is performed in a safe, efficient and timely manner, reallocating resources among sites as appropriate. Oversee coordination, planning/ scheduling of all repair work to increase productivity, while effectively managing department’s overtime.
  • Manage maintenance supervisors/managers,; fleet walk-around; coaching and counseling lead technician and maintenance supervisor(s)/managers on performance and corrective action, when necessary; make hiring/ termination decisions in concert with Human Resources and appropriate management; oversee employee training and performance evaluations; evaluate, recommend and approve supervisor recommendations for merit increase, promotion and job changes , as appropriate.
  • Maintain an on-going preventive maintenance program for all BUs within geographic responsibility. Identify trends in road calls, break downs; control maintenance costs relating to personnel, purchasing, inventory control and outsourcing of repairs.
  • Perform inspections of outside repairs and maintenance to ensure all work is properly completed in accordance with Company safety and compliance procedures; follow up where appropriate.
  • Identify training opportunities and, as necessary, document issues and constructively discuss corrective action, as needed, with maintenance supervisor.
  • Maintain advanced knowledge of engine, emission systems, transmission, brake, hydraulic and electrical systems of heavy equipment and vehicles used by Company to ensure ability to perform advanced preventive and repair maintenance functions, on site and on road, including:
    •  Advanced engine chassis repair and maintenance;
    • Advanced knowledge of vehicle body control systems, including hydraulics and electrical systems to     maintain and repair vehicles in a timely and safe manner;
    • Advanced knowledge of heating and air conditioning systems to effectively diagnose and repair complex heating and cooling systems in vehicles in a timely and safe manner; and
    • Advance knowledge of welding tools to fix heavy equipment in a safe and efficient manner to ensure equipment is back in an operable condition as quickly and as safely as possible.