Service Manager

CorTalent - Woodridge, IL, United States

Position Overview:

The Service Manager is responsible for managing the daily operation of the service department and the warehouse. The person in this position will provide these services at the Standby Power System Consultants facility.


Reporting Relationship:

The Service Manager reports to the Director of Technical Services.



  • Scheduling of service work with customers.
  • Ordering of job materials.
  • Fielding emergency calls and deploying technicians
  • Creation of work plans, method of procedures, safe work plans, JSA and other documentation for service work.
  • Provide job details for creation of work orders.
  • Receive and check in product inventory and job materials. Prepare outgoing shipments as needed.
  • Maintain product inventory lists for projects.
  • Maintain battery charge schedule and records.
  • Perform charging and testing of batteries in the warehouse.
  • Create, review, submit customer test reports and other deliverables. Close out job documents.
    • Maintain office warehouse.
    • Maintain fleet vehicles including DOT requirements.
    • Schedule calibration of test equipment.
    • Oversee maintenance of test equipment.
    • Maintain battery recycling records, prepare batteries for recycle and schedule pick-ups.
    • Maintain technician safety training schedule.
    • Notify customer service when jobs are complete and can be invoiced. Create time and material billing sheets when appropriate.
    • Track all service contracts.
    • Interact with subcontractors for receiving quotes, issuing purchase orders, scheduling work, etc.
    • Prepare service work quotes.
    • Perform job costing.
    • Oversee customer specific technician requirements for training, badging, keys, etc.
    • Review/approve technicians timesheets, credit card receipts, reimbursements.
    • Maintain material handling equipment (forklift, pallet jacks, lifts, carts, etc.)
    • Maintain safety equipment/PPE supplies.
    • Assist with onboarding new technicians as needed.
    • Proactively stays up to date on safety training, compliance and knowledge of HAZ MAT and DOT requirements.
    • Perform other assignments as assigned.



      • Excellent multitasking skills
      • Ability to take direction, communication and supervision from upper levels of management
      • Exceptional communication, customer service, and interpersonal skills
      • Excellent oral and written communication skills
      • Strong leadership skills
      • Ability to successfully manage multiple projects
      • Excellent attendance record
      • Organized, efficient, and results-driven
      • Works well under pressure and manages stressful situations with ease

        Solid computer and technology skills with the ability to demonstrate a proficient knowledge level, including working knowledge of MS Office

        • Demonstrates proper use of material handling equipment
        • Demonstrates electrical knowledge experience
      • Understanding of DC battery & power work
      • Proactively stays up to date on safety training, compliance and knowledge of HAZ MAT and DOT requirements
      • Adheres to company policies as stated in the Employee Handbook, Ethics Policy, and Safety Policy


        Personal Attributes

        • Demonstrates honesty and integrity in work and relationships
        • Demonstrates servant leadership principles with internal and external customers
        • Demonstrates innovation/creativity in work
        • Possesses strong work ethic and takes ownership of both company and client goals/objectives
        • Focused on understanding, meeting and exceeding customer expectations
        • Focused on collaboration and team work for the mutual success of the company and its employees


          Posting Qualifications:

          • High school diploma or GED equivalent; bachelor’s degree preferred
          • Experience working with DC power
          • Supervisory experience
          • Experience scheduling
          • People management experience
          • Experience managing projects
          • Proven track record in customer service
            • Must pass a physical exam, background check and pre-employment drug screening


              The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work. This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities. HM Cragg/Standby Power Systems reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs as necessary.

      Posted On: Monday, May 24, 2021

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