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Workshop Supervisor

Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology in Brier Hill, PA is looking for a

Workshop Supervisor

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a leading global supplier of equipment, tools, service, and technical solutions for the mining industry. The product offering covers rock drilling, rock cutting, rock crushing, loading, and hauling and materials handling.

The Role

As the Workshop Supervisor, you will be responsible for the supervision of workshop employees to ensure that all work is completed in compliance with Company quality and safety standards, Company values, and current Company policies and procedures. This includes overseeing work orders and shop jobs to ensure successful completion, as well as, ensuring workshop personnel complete accurate requisitions as required for work orders, and assigned duties to meet operational requirements and delivery dates.

Additionally, the Workshop Supervisor will:

  • Participate as part of the workshop team to implement initiatives as defined by the Workshop Manager

  • Respond to customer inquiries on work order status

  • Ensure conformance to company quality standards

  • Monitor job cost and provides feedback to appropriate personnel

  • Notify manager of any significant deviations from planned work

  • Coach, motivate, train, evaluate and lead team members to accomplish the goals and objectives of the workshop

  • Manage the performance and ensure compliance with company policies for all workshop personnel under their direction

  • Participate in workshop and personnel scheduling and monitor and approves attendance and work hours

  • Comply with SMR safety policies and applicable government, customer or industry regulations or requirements

Your Profile

You possess a technical diploma or certification in a mechanical or electrical discipline, along with a minimum of 7 years of experience with mining industry specific equipment, preferably underground or surface mining equipment. You have experience with business management and lean management, and Lean/Six Sigma certifications would be a plus. You can develop knowledge of customer business processes in relation to product rebuild and maintain a dedicated customer focus.

You are flexible and self-motivated, with a strong sense of initiative. You possess well-developed leadership skills, and a demonstrated ability to lead a team to achieve required targets. You can see the big picture, while also remaining focused on the details. Your communication skills (verbal and written) are excellent, and you are a strong team player, dedicated to open communication and collaboration. You are extremely well-organized with highly developed time management and organizational skills and are proficient in the Microsoft Office suite. Your strong customer focus enables you to provide superior customer service to both internal and external customers.

  • Benefits

    We offer a competitive compensation package. Generous benefit package includes life, health, PTO, holidays, and a 401(k)-retirement savings plan.

    How to Apply

    For immediate consideration, please apply online at http://www.sandvik.com/careers for the Workshop Supervisor position, Job Req. ID# R0065626.

    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 hrsupport.us@sandvik.com. Sandvik also provides reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities consistent with its obligations under the law.