Service Manager – Agricultural Equipment

Wynyard

Permanent

  • Engineering & Technical
  • Job Code: 9R666294319
  • Posted: March 19, 2018
David Aplin Group, one of Canada's Best Managed Companies, has partnered with our client, a major brand agricultural equipment dealership located in Wynyard SK, to recruit for an experienced Service Manager.

Reporting to the Regional Services Manager the Service Manager will be responsible for oversight of all service department operations, ensuring internal and external customer satisfaction and coordinating and directing the activities of Service Writers and Service Technicians.

The Role:
  • Lead business development and sales initiatives while supporting the growth and profitability of the department’s service deliverables
  • Manage all service department staff and strategically assign work-orders to service technicians in accordance with their skill set, knowledge level and technical specialty 
  • Review and evaluate work-orders for completeness and accuracy
  • Manage all recruitment, staffing, performance and employee development initiatives in partnership with Human Resources 
  • Develop and implement service department performance goals in alignment with the organization's financial and operational objectives
  • Monitor and measure service sales against targeted monthly profit goals 
  • In partnership with the Regional Services Manager develop, monitor and execute a service department marketing plan 
  • Develop and implement department specific policies and work procedures as required 
  • Manage the preventive maintenance of all departmental tools, equipment and vehicles
  • Maintain an up-to-date base of product and technical knowledge
The Ideal Candidate:
  • Minimum 3 years of successful management/supervisory experience achieved in an industry relevant work environment
  • Preference for candidates with agricultural equipment product knowledge achieved through considerable years of hands on experience or via completion of agricultural specific post-secondary education 
  • Excellent communication, customer service and relationship building skills 
  • Persistent, dedicated and focused on achieving customer satisfaction and organizational objectives 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office 
  •  Strong business acumen complimented by a working knowledge of financial principles related to service department operations



If you are interested in this position and meet the above criteria, please click the Apply button to send your resume in confidence directly to Richard Anderson, Consultant, Aplin Engineering & Technical. Visit our website at www.aplin.com to view our job opportunities, career tips and tools. We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Recruiter:

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Angela Degelman

Accounting & Finance

Saskatoon

Managing Consultant

  • 306.665.1386
  • adegelman@aplin.com

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