AF24171 - Assistant Maintenance Manager | Hertz

Department: Hertz
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 17-Aug-2016
Al-Futtaim

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.

Automotive

Al-Futtaim is regarded as a pioneer in the region’s automotive industry. The company imported the first consignment of Toyota vehicles to the UAE and established Al-Futtaim Motors in 1955.

Al-Futtaim represents 44 automotive brands across 16 countries and encompasses every aspect of the business:

  • Passenger and commercial vehicles sales
  • Manufacturing agricultural vehicles
  • Construction equipment sales and service
  • Used car sales
  • Rental and leasing

Hertz

Hertz is the worldwide market leader in car rental and leasing. It has been in operation since 1918. With over 7,000 locations in more than 150 countries Hertz manages over 700,000 vehicles around the world. The Hertz UAE franchise started in 1993 and has grown into an operation that is the top car rental and leasing company in the UAE. Hertz has the largest purpose built rental facility in the Middle East, the largest airport counter in Dubai and the youngest fleet in the market. The company continues to strengthen its position in the market by consistently introducing innovative and customer focused services, as well as regularly training its staff at all levels.

About the Position:

As a part of the Aftesales team you will be managing the maintenance & repair of the rental and lease vehicles throughout the UAE ensuring most cost effective method of repairs.

Your key responsibilities will be but not be limited to:

  • To monitor and control the Hertz breakdown recovery service and provide management with operational reports.
  • To dispatch the recovery service in a timely manner providing customers with a high level of service.
  • To monitor and control vehicle down time of the fleet within the maintenance cycle ensuring this is kept to a minimum reducing the cost of replacement vehicles
  • Highlight all necessary damages to the Lease department and furnish the necessary information along with the supporting documents with respect to cost of damage repairs to the respective functions for the purpose of invoicing.
  • To provide support and guidance regarding all jobs pertaining to the Maintenance Department to enhance the productivity of the department.
  • To ensure that vehicles transferred to the maintenance branch are efficiently dealt with and processed upon completion to the correct branch.
About You:

You will have a minimum of the following to qualify for this vacancy:

 

  • Graduate/Diploma holder in mechanical or bodywork area or 2 years experience in a motor industry

  • 2 years experience in car service or accident workshop industry.

 

Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
2. Passport-size photograph
3. Passport-size photograph
 
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.