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Director of Fleet Services, City of West Columbia

Job Category
Public Works
Employee Status
Full Time
Position Hours
7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday with some evening and weekend time as needed
Job Duties

Assume management responsibility for all services and activities of the Fleet & Equipment Services Division. Manage and participate in the development and implementation of goals, objectives, policies and priorities for fleet and equipment maintenance services including the maintenance and repair of all light and heavy vehicles and equipment. Recommend within departmental policy, appropriate service and staffing levels; recommend and administer policies and procedures.

Continuously monitor and evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of service delivery methods and procedures; assess and monitor workload, administrative and support systems and internal reporting relationships; identify opportunities for improvement and review with the Assistant City Administrator of Public Operations; implement improvements. Manage and participate in the selection, training, motivation and evaluation of Fleet and Equipment Services personnel; provide or coordinate staff training; work with employees to correct deficiencies; implement discipline and termination procedures

Plan, direct, coordinate and review the work plan for the Fleet & Equipment Services Division; meet with staff to identify and resolve problems; assign work activities, projects and programs; monitor workflow; review and evaluate work products, methods and procedures. Manage and participate in the development and administration of the Fleet & Equipment Services Division annual budget; monitor expenditures; direct and implement adjustments as necessary.


Equivalent to a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration or a related field supplemented by specialized training in automotive and fleet and equipment maintenance and repair.

A minimum of seven years of increasingly responsible experience in the maintenance and repair of all types of light and heavy automotive and other fleet and equipment, including three years of supervisory responsibility. Extensive knowledge of computer software are required.

Applicants must possess a valid South Carolina driver’s license with good driving record, CDL preferred. A certified true copy of 10-year driving record required for interview.

Pay Info
Salary range $77,476.40 to $108,466.96 (FY 2025) depending on qualifications.
How to Apply

Applications available at or at the West Columbia City Hall located at 200 N. 12th Street, West Columbia between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.  Resumes may be included with completed applications and turned into City Hall, emailed to, or mailed to Carrie Garrett, Director of Human Resources at P. O. Box 4044, West Columbia SC  29171.  Applications accepted until position is filled. 

Equal Opportunity Employer
The City of West Columbia is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The City does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability.