Area Supervisor in Los Angeles, CA at Nelson

Date Posted: 12/3/2019

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Job Description

Job Number: 2142268

Area Supervisor

75-80k + Benefits

Los Angeles, CA

International Permanent Access Equipment manufacturer is looking to expand in the California and Texas markets providing scheduled maintenance services to existing customers and growing customer base. The Area Supervisor will manage and oversee division's operation to optimize productivity and reduce costs. The position is based in Southern California managing LA office as well as overseeing the Houston office.


• Supervise the service group; office and field personnel. (five to six persons)

• Provide service technicians with a defined Scope of Work.

• Create weekly and monthly schedule and coordinate with office manager and service technicians. Review schedule with Parts Manager in terms of what parts are required for upcoming services based on schedule.

• Control and minimize costs; indirect labor, travel and other expenses.

• Ensure employees conform to all safety rules and regulations i.e. use of fall protection, limitations on field crimping etc.

• Provide technical support to service technicians.

• Responsible for inventory control and management.

• Provide a control point for processing invoices accurately and efficiently and ordering parts in a timely manner.

• Responsible for regular service quotes and contract review. All retrofit/ refurbishment quote will be done by the North American Service Manager and reviewed with Area Supervisor.

• Occasional travel required with in California.

• Expand customer base through retention and contracting new accounts


• Proven organizational and leadership skills in a similar commercial environment working with customers, staff, building management and contractors prioritizing, scheduling, monitoring and performing.

• Minimum of 3 years supervisory experience and 5 years related commercial work experience.

• Technical certification in mechanical engineering is desirable.

• Working knowledge of Cal/OSHA codes and SIT codes.

• Hands-on knowledge in a variety of trades and use of related tools.

• Proven experience reading blueprints and construction drawings.

• Strong leadership qualities to inspire the entire team.

Area Supervisor

75-80k + Benefits

Los Angeles, CA


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