Shop Manager in Salt Lake City, UT at Consultnet Careers

Date Posted: 5/25/2023

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Job Title: Shop Manager

Location: Salt Lake City, UT

Duration: Contract-to-direct hire, long-term

Pay range: $30-$40/hr DOE

Job Responsibilities:

Coordinate and direct repair, fabrication, assembly, and machining operations to achieve planned departmental goals relating to customer service, safety, quality, and productivity

Manage and supervise direct reports in performing their job duties in a safe and efficient manner, establishing a culture of safety,operational, and customer service excellence within the organization

Promote and maintain a safe work environment through daily observations of all shop areas to ensure safe work habits are followed and good housekeeping is maintained

Inspect machines and equipment, assuring that they are properly maintained for efficient operation

Motivate the Pump Repair Shop team by using situational leadership techniques, providing required training, and supplying the necessary tools and equipment to perform job tasks

Coach, mentor, train, and develop employees as required for the long-term sustainability of the business and to ensure appropriate succession planning, establishing or sourcing appropriate training as needed to ensure the quality of the work being performed

Provide input and interface with Sales Representatives and customers to ensure that pumps are serviced or repaired in a cost-effective manner to meet schedules

Visits to industrial/manufacturing settings, which may include exposure to various materials and chemicals, as well as extreme temperature conditions and loud machinery, and require appropriate personal protective equipment

Job Requirements:

High school diploma or GED, plus 5 years' experience performing service, maintenance, and repairs on large rotating equipment, such as pumps, blowers, and vacuums

Associates degree preferred

Occasional overnight travel may be required

Effective communication skills - verbal and written

Demonstrated ability to effectively lead a team of service technician employees

Proficient in computer software applications – Microsoft Office 365 – Word and Excel

Demonstrated ability to work independently, handle multiple tasks simultaneously, and balance workload with short turnaround time

Demonstrated initiative to improve work processes for speed, productivity, and simplicity – focused on 5S program

Experience Preferred:

Industrial Pumps - dynamic pumps and positive displacement experience preferred

Ability to use micrometers and other measuring instruments is preferred

Overhead crane, lift truck, machining or welding experience is a plus

Supervisory experience in a manufacturing or service operation

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