Master Fleet Technician


Job Summary 

SIXT LAX is looking to hire a seasoned Master Fleet Technician is responsible for performing basic maintenance and repairs on a variety of vehicles in our fleet, including oil changes, tire replacement and vehicle inspections. The ideal candidate will be an experienced technician with a passion for mentoring and developing junior technicians and will ensure that daily repair quotas are met. This position is vital to rental operations to provide a quick turnaround of maintenance to increase the number of vehicles available to our customers. 

 

General Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Subject matter expert for mechanical repairs to include oil changes, mounting and balancing tires, brake repairs and part replacements.  Mentors fleet technician to improve technical ability. Steps in to help when needed to cover planned vacations, call outs or to increase capacity to meet key performance metrics. Conducts advanced diagnostics when necessary and completes repairs on expensive RO's to save on mechanical sublet cost. 

  • Completes and passes PDI certification. Provides direction and oversight of the technicians performing PDI. Ensure company targets for PDI are achieved daily. 

  • Ensures daily output goals of the mechanical shop are achieved daily. Maintains out of service numbers by leading an effective production on vehicle repairs. Ensures when necessary that any opportunities that arise to achieve targets are communicated to the SR. Repair Manager. 

  • Conducts daily shop huddles for team. Communicating our daily OOS numbers, reviews aging vehicles and sets daily quota for PDI. 

  • Conducts daily review of the shop clean-up process. 

Competencies 

  • 6+ years as automotive technicain or working shop foreman experience. 

  • Possesses  ASE Certifications (A1-A8) Engine Repair, Automatic Transmission/Transaxle, Manaual Drive Train & Axles, Suspension & Steering, Brakes, Electrical/Electronic Systems, Heating & Air conditioning and Engine performance. 

Effort and Working Conditions 

  • 40 hour work week 

  • Leads by example and represents SIXT Rent a Car by following professional appearance standards for a technician. Performs daily observations on team ensuring compliance. All opportunities are communicated to SR. Repair Manager. 

  • Stand for extended periods of time while performing vehicle maintenance. 

  •  Ability to lift and carry heavy objects such as automotive parts. 

  • This position has exposure to chemicals such as motor oil, brake fluid and cleaners associated with mechanical vehicle repairs. 

 

SIXT Culture 

SIXT hires service-oriented, entrepreneurial team players with a focus on, who are excited about interacting with customers and colleagues from all over the world. SIXT is more than just renting cars. We have a passion for style, technology, innovation, creativity, and entrepreneurial spirit.   

 

At SIXT, we pride ourselves on having an inclusive and unique environment.  We are an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Women / Men / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation.  

General Statement 

 

The information listed above is intended to describe the general nature and level of this position.  Essential functions and responsibilities may change as business needs require.  Your response to this advertisement may result in your consideration for employment with SIXT Rent a Car, LLC, and its subsidiaries.  Offers of employment will be made by SIXT rent a Car, LLC or any of its subsidiaries or brands.  

 

Additional Information

About the department:
As a mobility service provider, our Branches & Operations division is the point of contact with our customers: whether by phone, app or directly in our SIXT branches. This means: premium service directly to the customer, advice and sales in exchange and responsibility for the rental process of our premium fleet. As part of a team, it is easier to explain our products, find the best solution for the customer and manage the day-to-day business.

About us:
We are a leading global mobility service provider with sales of €3.07 billion and around 7,500 employees worldwide. Our mobility platform ONE combines our products SIXT rent (car rental), SIXT share (car sharing), SIXT ride (cab, driver and chauffeur services), SIXT+ (car subscription) and gives our customers access to our fleet of 270,894 vehicles, the services of 1,500 cooperation partners and around 1.5 million drivers worldwide. Together with our franchise partners, we are present in more than 110 countries at 2,098 rental stations. At SIXT, a first-class customer experience and outstanding customer service are our top priorities. We focus on true entrepreneurship and long-term stability and align our corporate strategy with foresight. Want to take off with us and revolutionize the world of mobility? Apply now!