Loxley, Alabama

Konecranes Inc

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Other Protected Category

Country: United States
Location: Loxley, AL, US
Employment type: Undefined term

Country: United States (US)
Location: Loxley
, Alabama (US-AL)
Location details:

At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name - people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive.

We believe diversity drives business success and is the foundation for our growth. We welcome different backgrounds and skills that enrich our community and we promote a place where we can ALL be ourselves. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.

POSITION TITLE: Service Manager

REPORTS TO: Branch Manager


  • Manage and direct the local service operation.
  • Engage in sales activities including estimating and customer relations and prepare supporting documentation and reports. Work with Sales Representative to ensure return of MainMan inspection booklets to customers in a timely manner.
  • Maintain the current customer base. Prepare service quotations for repairs and inspections, scope and estimate projects in a timely manner, following established guidelines. Provide project management support and field supervision for major projects. Prepare supporting documentation and reports in a timely, complete and accurate manner.
  • Direct and assist Service Supervisor with the planning and scheduling of service work for the existing service workforce, as needed. Ensure all open orders are scheduled or tentatively planned on the dispatch board. Ensure effective use of operative labor, maximizing direct labor in accordance with company guidelines.
  • Provide managerial support to the technician workforce. Address performance issues, documenting as required. Review serious employment matters with Branch or District Manager prior to taking action.
  • Resolve customer complaints, within established guidelines, to the satisfaction of the customer and in the best interest of the company. Any unresolved issues should be quickly elevated to the next level of management for prompt resolution.
  • Ensure strict compliance with all requirements of the Contract Retention policy. Oversee the contract renewal process to ensure customer needs are met in a timely manner and opportunities are not lost. Refer non-renewals to Service Sales Representative. Prepare and submit monthly report of activity. Establish and maintain on-going communications with the Service Sales Representative to address issues related to the customer base.
  • Oversee routine changes to the open orders, as needed. Ensure open orders report reflects the current status of any active service work.
  • Ensure time tickets and expense reports are complete, accurate and approved according to company guidelines and that hours are allocated to the appropriate job and are properly classified.
  • Ensure quality control program is administered in accordance with company policy.
  • Participate in monthly Rush Reporting process.
  • Monitor and coordinate the maintenance of company equipment and assets to ensure they are in proper condition and good working order.
  • Ensure branch employees receive appropriate levels of training. Coordinate training requirements and schedule with Branch Manager, District management and within budgeted guidelines.
  • Conduct spot inspections and audits of the service technicians' equipment and vehicles and record the results.
  • Follow all established safety rules and procedures, including those established by the customer.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: Five (5) years' experience in service related sales or operations preferred however equivalent experience, education and training will be considered. Must have demonstrated leadership experience, well-developed "people" skills, a basic understanding of mechanical and electrical principles, good written and verbal communication skills and good PC skills. Prior experience with cranes is a plus.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Must have and maintain a good driving record. Must be willing and able to work off the ground, on occasion. Ability to relocate to other regions of the country may be required for advancement opportunities.

EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree or Associate's degree preferred however, prior equivalent experience and training will be considered in lieu of formal degree.

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Konecranes, Inc. and its affiliates will not accept resumes from external recruiters or agencies without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission. Any resumes sent without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission with Konecranes, Inc. are void of any fees and free for internal use. Applicable Konecranes data protection obligations are the responsibility of the agency.

Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 18,000 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance. .


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Loxley, Alabama

Konecranes is a globally recognized leader in the manufacturing and servicing of overhead lifting equipment and other lifting devices, with over 100 service branches in North and South America. We are a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers, including manufacturing and process industries, shipyards, ports and terminals.



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