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09 March, 2017

The Port Authority of the Cayman Islands invites applications for the following position:


SALARY: CI$69,000 – $104,000 PER ANNUM


Reporting to the Deputy Director – Cargo Operations, the Fleet Manager manages the activities of the Fleet / Mechanical department to ensure that fleet and heavy equipment are available, dependable and safe at all times. The incumbent develops, refines, and oversees the preventative maintenance programmes and ensures compliance with organisational policies, Government regulations and manufacturer requirements.


Qualifications, Experience & Skills

  • A Bachelor degree from a recognised college or university with a major in Mechanical Engineering
  • A Heavy Equipment Management or Fleet Management qualification
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience that includes heavy equipment and fleet management, mechanical maintenance, preventative maintenance, budget administration, contract management, and tendering procedures, with a minimum of two (2) years of experience in a senior level role
  • Valid commercial driver’s license. Must meet all internal and local regulatory requirements to operate trucks and other equipment used within six (6) months of employment
  • Thorough knowledge of principles, practices, tools, equipment and materials for vehicle and equipment maintenance and fleet management
  • Solid understanding and workings of internal combustion engines of various fuel types
  • Thorough knowledge of hydraulic systems and components
  • Advanced analytical, research, problem-solving, decision making, time-management and interpersonal skills
  • Proven advanced machinery and mechanical troubleshooting / problem-solving skills
  • Proven leadership and strategic thinking skills
  • Excellent negotiation skills and ability to influence
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including business writing, report preparation and public speaking skills
  • A strong understanding of reporting and budgeting
  • Ability to research and understand safety and risk management issues, and identify appropriate methods to address them
  • A high level of maturity, professionalism, initiative, and ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to succeed in an environment of pressing deadlines and changing conditions
  • Experienced in Microsoft Office suite, fleet management systems and engine diagnostics software

Read the complete job description here. 

Benefits will be determined in accordance with the Labour Law (2011 Revision). Preference will be given to suitably qualified and experienced Caymanians. Detailed Job Descriptions and Application Form are available online at https://www.caymanport.com/human-resources/.


Port Director
Port Authority of the Cayman Islands
PO Box 1358, 45A Harbour Drive, Grand Cayman KY1-1108, Cayman Islands
Email: creid@caymanport.com

CLOSING DATE: 31 March, 2017

Thank you for your interest; however there are no vacancies at present.
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