Lawn & Garden Service Manager in Waco, TX at United Ag and Turf: South

Date Posted: 7/22/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Waco, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 3 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    7/22/2021

Job Description

United Ag & Turf is a John Deere Dealership with multiple locations across Texas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas. United Ag & Turf serves customers in a variety of industries such as commercial, construction, agricultural, as well as, consumers. United Ag & Turf strives for exceptional customer experience throughout all our locations and departments including parts, sales, service, and transportation.


Purpose:

Manages lawn and garden service operations, as well as, the set-up department within the dealership to maximize return on investment by optimizing Service Department processes to ensure internal and external customer satisfaction. Grows profitable service labor sales and exercises disciplined expense control. Attracts, retains, and effectively engages lawn and garden technicians and set-up technicians.


Responsibilities

  • Develops, communicates, enforces and monitors effective Service Department processes to ensure internal and external customer satisfaction
  • Develops and executes  Service Department marketing plan and monitors monthly to ensure achievement of departmental goals for the lawn and garden service business
  • Coordinates customer clinics,  and related promotional events
  • Submits all service warranty and Product Improvement Program claims within the required timeframe to receive maximum credit
  • Schedules and assigns jobs and work areas to employees in the Service Department according to their skills and knowledge
  • Reviews work orders for completeness and accuracy prior to customer billing
  • Ensures all departmental tools, equipment, and vehicles are in good working order
  • Manages recruiting, staffing and employee development activities for employees reporting to this position

Experience, Education, Skills and Knowledge:

  • 3+ years experience in Service Department operations
  • Ability to use standard desktop load applications such as Microsoft Office and internet functions
  • Ability to write and speak effectively to individuals and groups
  • Familiar with John Deere and competitive products
  • Basic understanding of financial principles relative to Service Department operations
  • Ability to analyze and interpret internal reports
  • Ability to work extended hours and weekends
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience

Benefits:

  • Competitive Pay Plus Bonus
  • 401K with company match
  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Holiday and Paid Time Off

Job Requirements

  Experience, Education, Skills and Knowledge: 

  • 3+ years experience in Service Department operations
  • Ability to use standard desktop load applications such as Microsoft Office and internet functions
  • Ability to write and speak effectively to individuals and groups
  • Familiar with John Deere and competitive products
  • Basic understanding of financial principles relative to Service Department operations
  • Ability to analyze and interpret internal reports
  • Ability to work extended hours and weekends
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • High School Diploma or equivalent experience

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