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Body Shop Manager (21318)

 First Student is now hiring a Body Shop Manager at our ­­­­­­­­Newmarket location!

Automotive, truck fleet OR dealership maintenance experience considered!

Why pick First Student? We are proud to offer the following:

  • Top salary based on experience & qualifications
  • ASE certification bonuses - earn a $2,000 bonus if ASE Blue Seal is awarded to your shop!
  • Full benefits package - Medical/Dental/RRSP Plan
  • Mon-Fri 8am-5pm shift
  • Growth potential - Advance your career nationwide with First Student, Greyhound, First Transit, & First Vehicle Services divisions!
  • Ongoing cutting-edge training

Shop Manager Job Duties Include:  

  • In relation to shop employees, is responsible for training and employee development; planning and directing the work; disciplining; handling employee complaints or grievances; and handling performance reviews.
  • Schedules and administers fleet maintenance, assists in troubleshooting problems with equipment. 
  • Ensures compliance on a day-to-day basis with State, Federal and Company requirements.  Ensures a safe environment exists and that all maintenance and related activities are in conformance with company policies and regulatory requirements.
  • Works closely with location manager and region maintenance management providing status of maintenance and budget requirements.  May review financial and budget variances, review repair orders or code and approve account payable documents.
  • Ensure that maintenance technicians are trained on current operating procedures, are properly equipped, and motivated so that the maintenance program can be accomplished in a safe, timely, and cost-effective manner.
  • Completes special projects as assigned.  Required to perform hands-on work activities.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

Shop Manager Job Requirements:

  • Technical training helpful
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Ability to Manager crew of Techs; 5+ years of supervisory experience is helpful
  • Knowledge of school bus bodies
  • Inventory, Parts ordering and PO approval experience
  • Accounting, invoicing, estimating experience
  • Computer skills
  • Organizational skills
  • 310B / Auto Body and Collision Damage Repairer
  • Knowledge of ASE programs
  • Pre-employment background check

Apply online today to become a part of our team!

First Canada is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, persons with a disability, aboriginal peoples and members of a visible minority.

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35 Crockford Boulevard, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M1R 3B7
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