What Does a Fleet Manager Do?

A fleet manager works in any company that uses a transportation fleet and oversees financial responsibilities pertaining to the fleet, vehicle maintenance and safety, driver management and overall efficiency. There are many different businesses and organizations that use fleet managers.

A fleet manager may manage a fleet of motor vehicles, aircraft, ships, trains, vans or trucks. Responsibilities of a manager include tracking fuel efficiency, making sure that the proper licensing is maintained, ensuring the safety of workers, addressing the concerns of drivers and filling work orders. Ultimately, he would serve to reduce any risks posed to a company or organization that relies on and invests in transportation as a means of revenue in any way.