Fleet Maintenance Supervisor

City of Visalia | Visalia, CA

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Posted Date 1/25/2024

The City of Visalia is recruiting for Fleet Maintenance Supervisor.  Please click here to view the recruitment announcement.

The City of Visalia's Public Works Department serves the Public and other City Departments by providing Solid Waste and Recycling Services, Streets Maintenance, Traffic Maintenance, Fleet Management, Water Collection and Treatment, Engineering Services, as well as Conservation efforts.  With over 150 employees, the Public Works Department is one of the largest departments within the City.  Each Division is responsible for the development and implementation of services provided to or for the Public. The Division's staff is committed to customer service, safety, and providing high-quality services to other City Departments and the Public.

The City is seeking a Fleet Maintenance Supervisor to lead the Fleet Maintenance Division. The Supervisor will be responsible for overseeing the maintenance of the City's entire fleet of vehicles and equipment, including the ongoing preventative maintenance and repair of over 600 City vehicles and pieces of equipment.  In addition, the Supervisor will be responsible for overseeing numerous related supplier contracts, internal cost tracking, and the ongoing operations of the division.

The ideal candidate will be a self-managing, detail oriented professional, who is organized and has experience in the field of repair and maintenance of vehicles and equipment. The candidate must be able to make hiring decisions, assign work, supervise, train, discipline and evaluate the performance of subordinate staff. They will oversee the division budget, contract management, and review and approve unit expenditures, participate in the purchasing processes including requisitions, purchase orders, invoices, and reviewing vendor payments. The ideal candidate will also direct the division safety programs and ensure all required training and meetings are completed and logs turned in.

Any combination equivalent to experience and education that could likely provide the required knowledge, skill and ability is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge, skill and abilities would be:

  • Five (5) years of journey-level experience in equipment repair, maintenance and operations, including two (2) years experience in a lead capacity.
  • Specialized training in equipment maintenance.


  • Possession of or ability to obtain a valid California Driver's License.

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Application and supplemental materials will be evaluated and applicants who appear to be most qualified will be invited to participate in a job related interview and/or examination process. Successful candidates may be required to pass a background, physical examination, and/or drug screen.

The City of Visalia offers a competitive total compensation package that includes:

Monthly Salary: $6,029-$7,579 Monthly
CalPERS retirement program
Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
Onsite City Health and Wellness Clinic (no out of pocket expenses)
Paid Holidays, Vacation, Sick Leave and much more...

Review the Benefits tab for more information. 

If work-life balance is important to you, consider living in a thriving community that offers the most affordable housing in California with a typical commute time of less than 20 minutes. With a population of over 143,000, Visalia offers small town charm with metropolitan amenities.  Visalia has a world class health care system, our own Sequoia Symphony Orchestra, a flourishing arts community, a minor league baseball team, a downtown convention center, and numerous fine dining establishments.
As the Tulare County seat, Visalia is the principal retail center in the region, and home to several large industrial employers. Visalia has a vibrant downtown district, safe neighborhoods, excellent schools, institutions for higher learning, and low cost of living.  The City has many community parks, organized team sports, a municipal golf course and private country club, a multi-sport family-oriented regional sports park, and numerous outdoor and recreational activities.
Located in the heart of California's San Joaquin Valley, Visalia offers easy access to the nearby mountains, national parks, lakes and rivers which provide year-round opportunities for sports and recreation within an hour or less. Visalia was ranked as the top Central Valley community and one of seven California cities in the top 25 of Gallup Sharecare's latest State of American Well Being Index. Our strong sense of community and social well-being keeps Visalians happy, healthy and moving forward.  Come discover all Visalia has to offer!  

The City of Visalia is an Equal Opportunity Employer.     

Salary6,029.00 - 7,579.00 Month
Job Category
Local Government
Career Level

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