Waste Management Fleet Maintenance Manager in Ontario, Canada

The Fleet Manager Opportunity

WM is seeking a Fleet Manager for our Toronto Districts to oversee the maintenance department and manage the full fleet of 43 pieces of equipment in alignment with corporate objectives and cost management processes. You will work closely with the District Manager and Senior District Fleet Manager, leading our team of 7 shop employees to ensure safe and effective use of resources, inventory, time & capital.

Fleet Manager Day-To-Day

You will be responsible for effective management of all fleet & maintenance activities within our Courtice & Toronto Districts. You take pride in your work and will utilize your mechanical knowledge and expertise to guide your team of Mechanics and Welders to ensure safe and reliable vehicles are available to meet operational requirements.

Safety is the cornerstone of our culture at WM – the safety of our trucks is no exception! Your role as a Fleet Manager will be to ensure you execute proactive strategies to ensure safety & compliance with WM and MTO standards. This will be achieved through consistent employee safety meetings and open communication to maintain favourable working relationships among all employees and promote maximum morale, productivity and efficiency.

From a financial perspective, you will be required to monitor budget while regularly analyzing procedures; this involves participation in P&L reviews to ensure goals are being met, while diagnosing and improving processes, procedures and performance.

Skills You Possess

You have experience working in a maintenance shop – whether it’s been as a Mechanic, Lead-Hand, Supervisor or Manager – you know trucks and love being in this environment.

Adept at conducting research into service-related issues, you have a sound working knowledge of heavy duty trucks.

You have outstanding leadership skills and are determined to coach, mentor and train employees to drive accountability and results. Your innate communication skills will allow you to partner effectively partner with front-line employees to senior management to achieve success.

Your prioritization abilities allow you to function effectively in a high-pressure environment, with a clear sense of urgency about planning and work execution.

Our Courtice & Toronto districts operate under a unionized environment , so working knowledge of unionized environments is strongly preferred as you will be required to manage employee/labour relation issues and execute progressive discipline processes.

Education & Experience

You have a High School Diploma/equivalency and 6 years of work experience in a role with fleet supervisory/management capacity where you were responsible for coaching, managing safety and leading employees.

Having your 310T Truck & Coach Certification is not required, but would be a huge asset.

What’s In It For You?

At WM, our employees receive a competitive total compensation package including excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance benefits. We offer discounted WM Stock purchase, WM match on RRSP contribution and employee discounts on numerous products and services. In this role as a Fleet Manager, you will also be able to participate in our extensive training programs allowing you to gain even more technical experience.

Why Waste Management?

As North America’s largest residential recycler, WM is driven by a commitment to excellence and leadership . We provide real opportunities for career growth while making a difference in the communities we serve. If you are ready for a career opportunity with an organization that is recognized as an award winning, dynamic company and whose real goals, values and initiatives match yours – we invite you to express interest now - APPLY TODAY!

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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Job: Technician/Mechanic

Title: Fleet Maintenance Manager

Location: Canada-Ontario-Courtice

Requisition ID: 17017112