Service Manager

Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
07 Mar 2018
04 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

KONECRANES DEMAG UK LTD has an exciting opportunity for a Service Manager to join the team in Gateshead on a full time, permanent basis. The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary plus benefits package.

Konecranes is a world-leading lifting equipment manufacturer serving manufacturing and process industries, shipyards and harbors with productivity enhancing lifting solutions and services. We have all the resources, technologies and attitude to deliver our customer promise – Lifting Businesses™.

The business area of maintenance service offers service solutions and maintenance for all crane brands, for port equipment and machine tools. In order to develop and grow the maintenance service business in the UK and to support the North East region, we are seeking to recruit a Service Manager.

The Service Manager Role

Reporting to the Branch Manager, the successful applicant will provide leadership and direct all operational field activities and resources including safety, customer satisfaction, operationally derived quoting/customer consultation, labour and resource planning, field operative productivity, material requisition/preparation, vehicle and equipment management and service request execution.

As our Service Manager you will need the following Skills, Attributes and Experience:

- Be trustworthy and committed to achieving results

- Be self-motivating, flexible and customer focused

- Have people management experience

- Be an extremely good team builder

- Both practical and theoretical engineering experience is necessary,

- At least three years’ relevant experience of the maintenance service business/ crane industry/electrical knowledge. 

- Basic financial and business understanding is also beneficial.

- Ability to demonstrate good IT and communication skills.

As our Service Manager you can expect a number of benefits including:

- A Company Vehicle

- Attractive base salary (dependent upon skills and experience)

- Contributory pension

- Bonus scheme

- Life assurance scheme

- Specialized training on high quality products,

- Excellent company working practices and industry leading training programme.

If you feel you have the skills and experience to become our Service Manager then please click ‘Apply’ today!

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