Service Director in Walnut Creek, CA at Mercedes-Benz of Walnut Creek

Date Posted: 10/25/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    1301 Parkside Drive
    Walnut Creek, CA
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Job Description

You're serious about your career, and rest assured you've come to the right place. At Mercedes Benz of Walnut Creek, a Sonic Automotive family dealership, you'll find the opportunities, resources, and support you need to grow and develop professionally. Our 100 dealerships are concerned with more than moving inventory; they're committed to your success and invested in your future. So read on, and consider a rewarding career with Sonic Automotive, Inc.
Service Director Purpose:

The Service Director is responsible for running an efficient and profitable service department. He/She will operate the department at maximum production, controlling costs, building a loyal clientele, maintaining good employee relationships, setting and obtaining sales and profit objectives, and maintaining service records.

Service Director Duties and Responsibilities:
•       Forecast goals and objectives for the department and strive to meet them.
•       Strive for harmony and teamwork with all other departments.
•       Prepare and administer an annual operating budget for the service department.
•       Attend managers; meetings as requested.
•       Understand, keep abreast of, and comply with federal, state and local regulations that affects service operations, such as hazardous waste disposal and OSHA right-to-know.
•       Hire, train, motivate, counsel, and monitor the performance of all service department staff.
•       Direct and schedule the activities of all department employees.
•       Provide technical assistance to employees as needed.
•       Conduct meetings with department employees to discuss activities and problems of mutual interest.
•       Monitor technicians; payroll records.

Service Director Qualifications:
•       Ability to read and comprehend instructions and information.
•       High school diploma or the equivalent.
•       Three years of experience in an auto repair facility.
•       ASE certification preferred.
•       One year of supervisory experience.
•       Excellent communication, supervisory, and managerial skills.
•       Ability to operate the department at a profit according to dealership guidelines.

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