Fleet Specialist Cars

  • Operations
  • Antwerpen, Belgium

Fleet Specialist Cars

Job description

About Poppy

Poppy Mobility is a Belgian-based provider of shared mobility, currently operating a fleet of 700 eco-friendly cars and 500 e-scooters in Antwerp, Brussels, Mechelen, and the biggest Belgian airports (this list is growing every month!) Poppy is a startup part of the Lab Box startup ecosystem, founded and owned by D’Ieteren Automotive. Poppy was launched in the heart of Antwerp beginning 2018.

Fleet specialist job description

Poppy is looking for a Fleet specialist to join us on the rapidly evolving adventure that is Poppy (10 to 40 employees in 2 years!). You will be our new Super Mario. You will work closely together with the Operations manager in Poppy’s kick-ass Antwerp operations team.

The word ‘fleet specialist’ doesn’t sound exciting to you? We gladly invite you to discover and embrace The Poppy Way: (1) learn how a task is done, (2) do it 20 times so you master it and know all exceptions, (3) apply our stack of low-code tools to automate the task - our awesome team of autodidact problem solvers or awesome engineers will be happy to show you - and most importantly (4) improve your foosball skills!

Fleet specialist responsibilities

The world of shared mobility is changing every day and so are our challenges, our priorities and our team.

  • As a Fleet specialist you are responsible for managing and maintaining the Poppy fleet. This includes: charging our electric cars, fuelling CNG and petrol cars, keeping our car fleet neat, and intervening in urgent situations (e.g. underground parking)

  • You will check the vehicles for damages and cleanliness and ensure that it is fully functional as if you were a user yourself.

  • In case of special situations (e.g. towing, accidents, etc.) you need to go on-site to check the situation and report it to the Operations Manager.

  • You are happy to work outside and enjoy the fresh air

  • You are open to work at night, weekends or holidays

  • You are the problem solver in different situations.

  • You can work with a mobile application on a smartphone.

  • You have already a valid driving license B

Poppy's offer

  • Working together with a young but powerful team that appreciates initiative and ambition

  • The opportunity to grow along with a company that has steep growth plans

  • A job in an organisation where transparency is key.

  • Flexible working hours possible

  • Possibility to work with the newest cars

  • The rock & roll of a startup and the financial stability of a big corporate

  • Contribute to shaping new mobility


Fleet Specialist requirements:

  • Fluent in Dutch and English/French (having all three is a plus)

  • You have a passion for the automotive sector

  • You are comfortable driving in traffic and know how to park a car smoothly.

  • Background with automotive technology and/or mechanics is a plus

  • A hands-on, get things done, problem solving mindset

  • You take initiative, you are proactive

  • You are energetic and you energise others. Good vibes only