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Wood Automotive Group is looking for a General Manager to oversee the operations of our Body Shop. The General Manager is completely responsible for the successful operation of the entire Body Shop operations including, All Makes Glass and Wood Chip Auto Used.The General Manager will develop and execute plans to ensure the overall Body Shop operations maintain an acceptable level of profit.  The General Manager will accomplish all objectives through planning, motivating and coordinating the activities of all Body Shop operations. In addition, the ideal candidate must:Plan the Autobody Shop’s operations of the coming year and report the plan to theChief Operating OfficerMonitor and maintain acceptable Gross Profit levels in all areas of the Body Shop operationsMonitor and maintain invoicing accuracies and Receivable accountsDevelop and maintain a good working relationship with our Insurance partners and industry related personnelFormulate policies and establish procedures for all repairs practices and training programs.Formulate practices to maintain industry certifications with I-CAR and OE Manufacturers certifications including but not limited to Ford, FCA Chrysler, Honda and Kia.Oversee all Autobody Shop’s personnel functions, to include: interviewing, hiring, measuring and evaluating performance, recognizing accomplishmentsReview the compensation plans for all employees with consultation with COOProvide enthusiastic leadership to shape employees’ attitudes and build moraleEmbrace long term strategies to ensure continued excellence in customer service and satisfactionSupport Dealership partners with timely repairs to meet their day to day operational requirementsDevelop merchandising strategies and assist in creating an effective, cost-efficient advertising and industry marketing program Qualifications:Related management experience is considered and asset.About the Benefits We have an outstanding benefits package for our employees and their families, including extended health coverage, prescriptions, dental, travel insurance, life and disability insuranceAdditionally, we offer an Employee Assistance Program with resources including, Financial Advisory Services, Nutritional Counselling, Legal Advisory Services, Counselling Services, fitness program, and more!Wood Automotive recognizes that a healthy lifestyle is an essential part of personal, family and workplace well-being. YMCA and Goodlife Fitness have partnered with our company to offer corporate rates and other great discounts exclusively to our employees and their familiesTo support our goal of building our employees’ careers and helping employees plan for retirement, Wood Automotive Group offers a pension plan with employer contributions – free money!We love to grow from within! With seven dealerships, as well as Autobody and Finance opportunities, you have excellent prospects for growth and advancement. In addition, there are many Group social events and company perks. Come join our team to find out more! If you are looking for a great opportunity to grow your career with an award-winning organization, apply today! About Wood Automotive Group This is your opportunity to join a leader in the automotive sales & service industry. Wood Automotive Group believes in hard work, honesty, and collaboration. Every member of the team is valued and recognized for their contributions to the overall success of the business. Wood Automotive Group is committed to building from within and recruitment objectives are focused on finding the right cultural fit. People are their greatest asset and they seek those who want to truly develop a career with a growing organization.The Wood Automotive Group, one of Alberta's largest automobile retailers proudly represents Ford, Lincoln, Honda, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, and Chrysler as well as hundreds of pre-owned models. For more than 35 years, the Wood team has worked hard providing unparalleled customer service, competitive pricing and quality products. Committed to education and community, the company is a long-standing sponsor of the SAIT Automotive Business Administration program, as well as a proud supporter of many organizations. Those include the PREP program, The Salvation Army, the SSUBI ("Hope") Foundation, KidSport, and the Shaw Charity Classic. We thank all candidates for their interest. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.  80000 AUD Calgary T2Z 3J3

General Manager - All Makes Collision Centre

Wood Automotive Group is looking for a General Manager to oversee the operations of our Body Shop.

 The General Manager is completely responsible for the successful operation of the entire Body Shop operations including, All Makes Glass and Wood Chip Auto Used.

The General Manager will develop and execute plans to ensure the overall Body Shop operations maintain an acceptable level of profit.  The General Manager will accomplish all objectives through planning, motivating and coordinating the activities of all Body Shop operations.

 

In addition, the ideal candidate must:

  • Plan the Autobody Shop’s operations of the coming year and report the plan to theChief Operating Officer
  • Monitor and maintain acceptable Gross Profit levels in all areas of the Body Shop operations
  • Monitor and maintain invoicing accuracies and Receivable accounts
  • Develop and maintain a good working relationship with our Insurance partners and industry related personnel
  • Formulate policies and establish procedures for all repairs practices and training programs.
  • Formulate practices to maintain industry certifications with I-CAR and OE Manufacturers certifications including but not limited to Ford, FCA Chrysler, Honda and Kia.
  • Oversee all Autobody Shop’s personnel functions, to include: interviewing, hiring, measuring and evaluating performance, recognizing accomplishments
  • Review the compensation plans for all employees with consultation with COO
  • Provide enthusiastic leadership to shape employees’ attitudes and build morale
  • Embrace long term strategies to ensure continued excellence in customer service and satisfaction
  • Support Dealership partners with timely repairs to meet their day to day operational requirements
  • Develop merchandising strategies and assist in creating an effective, cost-efficient advertising and industry marketing program

 

Qualifications:

  • Related management experience is considered and asset.

About the Benefits

 

  • We have an outstanding benefits package for our employees and their families, including extended health coverage, prescriptions, dental, travel insurance, life and disability insurance
  • Additionally, we offer an Employee Assistance Program with resources including, Financial Advisory Services, Nutritional Counselling, Legal Advisory Services, Counselling Services, fitness program, and more!
  • Wood Automotive recognizes that a healthy lifestyle is an essential part of personal, family and workplace well-being. YMCA and Goodlife Fitness have partnered with our company to offer corporate rates and other great discounts exclusively to our employees and their families
  • To support our goal of building our employees’ careers and helping employees plan for retirement, Wood Automotive Group offers a pension plan with employer contributions – free money!
  • We love to grow from within! With seven dealerships, as well as Autobody and Finance opportunities, you have excellent prospects for growth and advancement. In addition, there are many Group social events and company perks. Come join our team to find out more!

 

If you are looking for a great opportunity to grow your career with an award-winning organization, apply today!

 

About Wood Automotive Group

 

This is your opportunity to join a leader in the automotive sales & service industry. Wood Automotive Group believes in hard work, honesty, and collaboration. Every member of the team is valued and recognized for their contributions to the overall success of the business. Wood Automotive Group is committed to building from within and recruitment objectives are focused on finding the right cultural fit. People are their greatest asset and they seek those who want to truly develop a career with a growing organization.

The Wood Automotive Group, one of Alberta's largest automobile retailers proudly represents Ford, Lincoln, Honda, Dodge, Jeep, Ram, and Chrysler as well as hundreds of pre-owned models. For more than 35 years, the Wood team has worked hard providing unparalleled customer service, competitive pricing and quality products. Committed to education and community, the company is a long-standing sponsor of the SAIT Automotive Business Administration program, as well as a proud supporter of many organizations. Those include the PREP program, The Salvation Army, the SSUBI ("Hope") Foundation, KidSport, and the Shaw Charity Classic.

 

We thank all candidates for their interest. Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

 

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