AF11328 - Site Supervisor | Al Futtaim Auto Center | Sharjah

Department: Al Futtaim Auto Centres - ALAC
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Sharjah | UAE
Closing Date: 22-May-2013
Al-Futtaim

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.

Automotive

Al-Futtaim is regarded as a pioneer in the region’s automotive industry. The company imported the first consignment of Toyota vehicles to the UAE and established Al-Futtaim Motors in 1955.

Al-Futtaim represents 44 automotive brands across 16 countries and encompasses every aspect of the business:

  • Passenger and commercial vehicles sales
  • Manufacturing agricultural vehicles
  • Construction equipment sales and service
  • Used car sales
  • Rental and leasing

Al-Futtaim Auto Centres

Al Futtaim Auto Center (ALAC) is part of the Al Futtaim's Automotive Division. ALAC has six divisions comprising of Body Centers – Toyota & Lexus within UAE, Fast Repair, Customs & Classics, Auto Equip, Tyre Zone and Fastfit. ALAC offers end to end solutions in aftersales for both business to business & retail customers.

About the Business:

Al-Futtaim is regarded as a pioneer in the Gulf region's Automotive industry and encompasses every aspect of the Automotive business; from passenger and commercial vehicles and construction equipment sales and service, to used car sales and rental and leasing.

A comprehensive network of showrooms and service centres covers the UAE and Gulf region providing customers with convenience, choice and the highest standards of after sales service. Al-Futtaim represents some of the world's most popular and desirable automotive brands including; Toyota, Lexus, Hino, Honda, Volvo, Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge.

Al Futtaim's Automotive Division have formed a new division under its umbrella, ALAC, this will incorporate the tyres and batteries division, workshop equipment division and body shop division. This new service division will be one of a kind in the UAE offering end to end solutions for commercial and retail customers alike.

About the Job:

We are currently looking for a Site Supervisor to provide an excellent aftersales service to customer while ensuring achievement of or exceeding location’s monthly/annual sales and profitability target.

Specifically, you will be in-charge to:

  • Manage the workshop store operations and exercise control on staff (in all areas), receipts, issues,  storage and availability of stocks and materials, consumables and tools.
  • Workshop Administration as required in the respective branch
  • Ensure that the assigned service jobs are executed in line with established work procedures, time standards and housekeeping standards so that the overall objectives of productivity are met or exceeded.
About You:

You will have the following skills and experience: 

Minimum Qualifications and Knowledge: High School Graduate and Technical School Graduate/Degree/Diploma/(Field of Specialization if required

Minimum Experience:   5 -7 Years in reputable Tyre/Automotive workshop as mechanic with experience of management and administrative functions.

Job-Specific Skills:   Can perform minor and major tyre & mechanical services, batteries rectification/repairs. Excellent in communication, analytical and supervisory skills.

Behavioural Competencies: Communication, Customer Oriented, People Skills, Problem Solving, Decision Making

Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
 
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.