Parts Supervisor

  • Company:
    Toromont CAT
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Customer Service

Peterborough, ON, Canada
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Reporting To:
Product Support Manager
Do you have high integrity and strong work ethic?  We are seeking a talented Parts Supervisor to lead the parts warehouse and parts counter teams to ensure the Parts Department is operating efficiently while profitability is maintained through sales and expense control.  
Key Accountabilities
Model the way for safe, environmentally sound and healthy work behaviours in support of Toromonts Health and Safety Policies, Programs and initiatives
Provide leadership for the parts operations and actively promote the quality and benefits of the Cat products to better engage and service our customers
Manage sales budget, expense plan and profit objectives for the Parts Department by processing transactions and reviewing monthly objectives as well as occasionally assist the service operation with work in process 
Follow up and review daily counter transactions and service requirements to assist with scheduling and closing jobs
Maintain accurate parts physical and electronic inventory and process all core returns and warranty parts
Coach and mentor parts teams through training and updates on current and new products to ensure the department is meeting/exceeding customer and business objectives aligned with company targets
Encourage continuous improvement within the parts department through regularly scheduled meetings and associated training
Manage performance evaluations and guidance sessions for direct reports to ensure personal objectives are being met
Work with a sense of urgency and foster a team environment to encourage growth
Key Qualifications
Post Secondary Education with a technical focus and 2+ years experience in the truck and heavy equipment or related industry
Highly safety conscious with a strong technical aptitude with a solid knowledge of the heavy equipment or related products
Customer centric with proven leadership, coaching, mentoring and people development skills
Effective communication and strong interpersonal skills to deal with customers and all levels of employees
Solid business acumen with the understanding of business principles and conflict resolution
Self-motivated with a sense of urgency and experienced with planning and budgeting
Ability to manage multiple and often competing priorities in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment
Mindset for continuous improvement with excellent negotiating, analytical, organizational and problem solving skills
Solid understanding of Caterpillar and Toromont operating policies and procedures
Computer literate with high proficiency in Microsoft Applications, (DBS and SIS would be an asset)
Willing and able to travel and possess a valid Drivers Licence and clean Drivers Abstract
Toromont Cat is an equal opportunity employer who recognizes and values diversity.  Upon request, Toromont will accommodate any applicant with disabilities throughout the recruiting processes, including any required applications, interviews and/or assessments.