Automotive Production Manager (Shop Foreman)

Employer
Virginia Tire and Auto
Location
Ashburn, VA
Posted
Nov 17, 2020
Closes
Nov 23, 2020
Ref
1435099334
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Our Production Managers are responsible for the entire back-of-house. They are tasked with optimizing workflow and driving bay and employee efficiency. They have a comprehensive knowledge of Virginia Tire & Auto's business, are experts in automotive systems, are capable of motivating others and are committed to the development of their team.Production managers accomplish this by problem-solving, developing their teams and using data to develop strategies that improve store performance. They gain a comprehensive knowledge of Virginia Tire & Auto's business model, are capable of motivating others and are committed to creating meaningful customer and employee experiences.WHAT YOU'LL DO* Lead the service department to ensure store production is maximized and customers have an excellent in-store experience, spending the majority of your time in the back of the house as a hands-on manager on the under the hood.* Ensure production workflow is efficient and optimized.* Drive sales and profitability by reviewing reports and utilizing available information tools to identify issues and areas of opportunity and execute solutions.* Select and onboard a highly effective team of individuals.* Create meaningful employee experiences by developing talent and opening doors for career growth.* Communicate effectively with employees by actively overseeing in the flow of information to employees, including store goals, sales programs or company communications.* Maintain our best in class automotive repair facilities in a manner that evidences pride and careQUALIFICATIONS* 8+ years of retail management experience preferably in the automotive industry* Strong knowledge of vehicle systems* Ability to lead and manage in a fast-paced, multi-tasking retail environment with a smile and a positive attitude* Strong customer service skill and interpersonal/ communication skills* Problem-solving ability and analytical skills* A professional personal appearance* Proficiency in MS Office and ability to learn our internal software applications* Have and maintain a valid driver's license* Virginia Tire & Auto has a strong commitment to our people, providing extensive training, a healthy culture, and opportunities for growth. We are seeking applicants interested in making a commitment to Virginia Tire & Auto and their career.WHY YOU'LL LOVE USMission matters here. At Virginia Tire & Auto our mission is to take the stress out of car care. We do that by taking the stress out of our employees lives by fostering an employee-first culture where employees are appreciated and valued. And by being a values-based business with a conscious. We are looking for individuals to join our team who want to share our values: to be professional, genuine, attentive and forward-thinking.WHAT WE'LL DO FOR YOUWe provide our employees:* Energy filled, busy shops* Predictable schedules* A clean, professional work environment with a team that wants to see you succeed* Access to industry best tools and technologies* A company culture designed to support your career growth* Industry best paid vacation and holidays* 100% Company-paid health insurance* Gym Membership Reimbursements* Life & Disability Insurance* 401(k)WHO WE AREVirginia Tire & Auto is making car care as stress-free as possible. We are proud to be a Top Family Owned Business in the DC area, a Top Shop by Tire Review Magazine and a consistent Best of NOVA Auto Repair winner. Virginia Tire & Auto is committed to employee advancement and growth by offering career paths and stability to its 300+ employees.Virginia Tire & Auto promotes a smoke-free, drug-free environment.Virginia Tire & Auto is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.#INDVA