Upgrades Manager - Rotary Drills

Job overview

  • Deadline: 17 Aug
  • Country: United States of America
  • Location: Alachua, Florida
  • Job-ID: R0012689
  • Job category: Engineering
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Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology in Alachua, FL is looking for an

Upgrades Manager - Rotary Drills

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology (SMRT) is a world-leading mining equipment manufacturer committed to offer highly optimized solutions designed to increase our customers’ productivity and profitability – while ensuring reliability, efficiency and safety, through high technology.

SMRT has an exciting opportunity within the Parts & Services Division for a passionate, self-driven and dynamic professional to work within our Business Unit; Upgrades & Engineered Solutions. We are looking for an individual who takes ownership on actions and has a strong focus on aftermarket. The Upgrades Manager will report to Business Unit Manager, Upgrades & Engineered Solutions. The position is permanent and will be based in Alachua, USA.

Your profile

As the Upgrades Manager you are responsible to coordinate activities in Alachua to develop, analyze, offer and supply Upgrades Kit Solutions for Pedestal Rotary Surface Drills manufactured at the Sandvik Alachua facilities. You are accountable to identify and implement initiatives, processes and commercial offerings to maintain and develop market position and achieve significant financial growth. You will work closely with the equipment Production Unit to coordinate activities to deliver quality Upgrade Kits on time and to specification. You will support and interact with Sandvik regional Sales Areas to proactively propose and develop our Upgrades Kits offering to meet and exceed end customer expectations.

Your skills and qualifications

You have a university degree in engineering or equivalent technical studies. Your experience in heavy machinery and/or the mining and construction business will be highly valued. Well-developed stakeholder management and communication experience are key criteria of the role. You have demonstrated leadership and stakeholder management skills with the ability to motivate, persuade and negotiate. You demonstrate a high level of professionalism and integrity. You actively develop your business network and you are eager to learn and have a passion to work within a team. You demonstrate a high service attitude in a demanding environment and can manage varying customer requirements. You understand priorities and manage your own daily work in a balanced way. You are fluent in English.

At Sandvik, we strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspective and background will lead to a better environment for our employees, our business and our customers.

We offer you a challenging and interesting role in an international business environment surrounded by a highly skilled group of professionals as well as opportunities for your professional development.


Sandvik offers a comprehensive total compensation package, including a competitive benefits package of health, dental and disability insurance, and a 401(k) retirement savings plan. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional competence development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement.

How to apply

For immediate consideration, please apply online at www.home.sandvik/career to the Upgrades Manager – Rotary Drills position by August 18, 2019, Job Req. # R0012689.

Sandvik is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Any applicant who, because of a disability, needs accommodation or assistance in completing an application or at any time during the application process should contact Human Resources at hrsolutions.us@sandvik.com. Sandvik also provides reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities consistent with its obligations under the law.

Deadline: 17 Aug
Job-ID: R0012689

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