SMS Equipment offers rewarding careers in the heavy equipment industry across Canada. As the largest Komatsu dealer in North America, SMS Equipment gives you the opportunity to represent world-class quality in our product offerings and customer service. A few of the many benefits of working with SMS Equipment include competitive wages, comprehensive group benefits plans, and RRSP matching.
SMS Equipment is seeking a senior operations leader to join our organization as General Manager, Prairie Region. Directly reporting into the Executive Vice President, Construction, this position is responsible for developing, directing, and maintaining branches within the Prairie Region.
The General Manager, Prairie Region, will lead and manage the day-to-day activities of the branch operations, including parts, service and site planning requirements. Collaborating with the Executive Vice President, Construction, the General Manager, Prairie Region, will be responsible for establishing short and long-term business strategies, goals and objectives to drive and maximize operational performance within their area of responsibility.
This position requires the equivalent of an undergraduate degree in business or post-secondary education in a related technical field, plus a minimum of 10-15 years’ related industry experience. The work requires a sound understanding of leadership, operations management, industry expertise, and knowledge of parts and equipment distribution.
Other qualifications include:
Demonstrated ability to set and achieve short and long-term goals and implement strategic plans
Proven experience developing, mentoring, motivating and retaining an engaged management team
Ability to steward revenues and/or expenses in accordance with budgets; estimating future possibilities, managing revenue/expense controls, and providing informed analyses.
Experience operating in a diverse environment with a focus on client and customer services and entrepreneurship