Shop / Yard Manager

XL Construction   •  

Milpitas, CA

Industry: Construction


11 - 15 years

Posted 169 days ago

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The goal of the Shop & Yard Manager position is to lead a tool, equipment, and material rental and sales operation that our customers love to work with. Causing our customers to want to work with us coupled with the application of lean principles will result in an efficient operation that maximizes profitability.

Responsibilities for this position include the following:

  ?       Provide leadership and management oversight for the XL tool and equipment shop & yard to create a customer focused environment that contributes to XL?s overall success.

?       Evaluate opportunities to expand the current Shop operation and generate new revenue streams.

?       Increase net margin by applying lean principles to the shop & yard administration and operation

?       Develop and implement business plans and improvement initiatives

?       Hire, develop, and manage shop employees

?       Otherresponsibilities: jobsite trailers, main office facilities, fleet, new yard integration

Requirements for this position include the following:

 ?       Training and Experience

o  Minimum of 10+ years in the construction industry; including at least 5years of experience in tool, equipment, or materials sales and rental.

o  Experienceapplying lean principles within the construction or manufacturing industries

o  College degree

?       Skills / Abilities

o  Relevant equipment rental software experience

o  Experience with negotiating bulk purchasing discounts

o  Experience leading and managing a staff

o  Strong customer service skills