Service Department Manager Elmsford

  • Location
    Elmsford, New York
  • Job type
  • Category
    Business Operations and Management - Operations

SERVICE DEPARTMENT MANAGER (School Bus Dealership) needed immediately, (Elmsford, NY)

Adecco Search is currently recruiting qualified and experienced candidates for a direct hire, SERVICE DEPARTMENT MANAGER (School Bus Dealership) Job located in Elmsford, NY. First shift, 7-4, M-F.

We are currently seeking a SERVICE MANAGER to join and lead our School Bus dealership Service Department. Our Service Department features state-of-the-art diagnostic and repair equipment. Our skilled factory-trained and certified technicians deliver efficient, quality truck service.

Job Description

School bus dealership is looking to fill the position of Service Manager.

• Monitor and control the performance and profitability of the department

• Monitor technicians’ productivity

• Maintain good relations with customers

• Recruit, train and retain technicians

• Mentor and advise technicians,

• Make sure the right technician is assigned the right job

• Monitor the warranty process

• Work with other departments as required.


  • Schedules Service Appointments
  • Greets customers in a friendly manner and obtains vehicle information.
  • Write up customer’s vehicle problems accurately on repair order
  • Open/Close Repair Orders
  • Check on the progress of repairs throughout the day.
  • • Ensure that customers receive prompt, courteous, and effective service

    • Take ownership of the customer's experience by carrying out those additional assignments that allow the dealership to leave a positive impression with the customer.

    • Ensure the daily inventory of technicians' time is consistently sold to service customers.

    • Distribute work between technicians efficiently.

    • Answer technical questions about vehicle problems, warranties, services, and repairs.

    • Maintain customer happiness.

    • Assist in diagnosing vehicle problems, order parts and tools as necessary.

    • Oversee training and supervising of service department.

    • Set schedules and assigns tasks to service department employees.

    • Reinforces company policies and adheres to company standards.

    • Encourages compliance with OSHA, applicable laws and regulations.

    • Maintain good working relationship with factory(s) and foster positive employee relations.

    • Collaborate with upper management to make service department hiring and discipline decisions.


    The ideal candidate will have a high school diploma, a mechanical background with at least five years as a mechanic, be diesel engine certified, and at least two years as a foreman/service advisor. Must be customer friendly and be a team player. A valid driver’s license (CDL preferred) and insurability is mandatory.

  • Computer Literate
  • DOT knowledge is a plus
  • At least one year of automotive service experience
  • • Organized and friendly personality

     • Demonstrated ability to manage others

    • Time management skills

    • Fantastic communication skills with your customers

    • Professional, well-groomed personal appearance

    • Consistent record of service and sales success

    • Strong record of positive customer satisfaction results

    • Team oriented and self-motivated

    • Able to work with little supervision

    • Clean driving record and valid driver’s license


  • Steady Work
  • Medical, Dental, and 401(k) Benefits
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid vacation
  • If you meet the above qualifications and would like to apply for this position, please click APPLY NOW and upload your most current resume or you may email your resume to our recruiter, Barry Tacktill, at . Please include “BUS MANAGER” on the subject line of any e-mail correspondence. Questions regarding this position can be addressed by emailing Barry. Thank you in advance for applying, however, only qualified candidates will be contacted. 

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