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OK Val Rita – Tire Repair Technician

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Honestly Driven – all employees of OK Tire Stores know that providing exceptional customer service and quality workmanship is our number one priority. As part of our team all members believe in:

  • Open and honest communication
  • Personal commitment towards success
  • Team spirited participation – learning, coaching, mentoring

Tire Repair Technician – Working as part of the Giant Tire Repair Team, you will be responsible for a variety of duties relating to the repair and maintenance of Off The Road tires:

  • Inspection: inspect tires for injuries and determine proper repairs to be completed
  • Technical Repairs: perform all related repairs as required ensuring excellence in workmanship and quality; such as cold patch, vulcanizing repair (spot and section)
  • Tire Repair: 49 inch and below such as flotation, agriculture, smooth small OTR, utilize Vulcan and autoclave
  • Shop Related: general housekeeping, inspection of shop supplies, assisting in other areas as needed

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years experience
  • ITRS Certification is an asset
  • Highly organized and strong attention to detail
  • Ability to take direction and complete tasks as assigned
  • Team player
  • Available for possible extended hours and shift work
  • Physically capable of lifting and moving items up to 50lbs+
  • Current, valid driver’s license

If you Honestly believe that you have what it takes to become part of our team we would like to hear from you!

We offer a competitive wage and other benefits that will be discussed with candidates that are short-listed for interviews.

Please forward your resume and cover letter to: 

Email address: pataudras@murrayoktire.ca
Fax #: 705-335-8498

 

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Warehouse Associate, Dartmouth NS

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We are looking to add a Full-time Warehouse associate to our team!

Who are we? OK Tire Corporate Warehouse, 40,000+ square foot facility. If you didn’t guess, we warehouse “Tires”. We use a variety of equipment to move the tires BUT of course we have to handle some by hand which keeps you in great shape and saves that Gym membership! We have been around for over 50 years so we are a very stable company.

If you enjoy working as part of a team to get the job done, please read on…

Position Overview
Working as part of our warehouse team, you will be an active contributor by ensuring that all of our warehouse operations are completed in an efficient, safe and productive manner and that the warehouse team is consistently meeting both our internal and external customers’ requests.

As a Warehouse Associate, you will:

  • Load/unload trucks, trailers, containers – sometime by forklift, sometimes by hand – stacking on skids
  • Pick, pack, sort, put away stock using a forklift, picker or clamp truck, ensuring that there are minimal errors
  • Keep shipping/receiving areas clean & organized
  • Assist with Inventory counts as required
  • Work safely and abide by OH&S standards/requirements
  • Must be available to work the occasional weekend and overtime when required

Skills/Abilities:

  • Able to lift up to 50 lbs. on a continuous basis 8 hours/day
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy including mathematical aptitude
  • Able to pick and put away product in racking heights of up to 18 feet high utilizing a stock picker
  • Able to multi-task and handle multiple priorities on a daily basis
  • Demonstrated ability to succeed in a fast paced environment and work with tight deadlines
  • Results driven team player who will foster a positive team work environment
  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Able to learn in-house software application and successfully process orders and shipping manifests

Qualifications:

  • Excellent communication skills including good command of English language both written and spoken
  • Able to work efficiently as a part of a team as well as independently
  • Attention to detail in all areas of work
  • Good organizational, time management and prioritizing skills
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude
  • Demonstrated ability to operate material handling equipment
  • Forklift, Order Picker or Clamp Truck Experience & certification is an asset
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Knowledge/familiar with using a computer is an asset

If YOU are interested in this opportunity please send your resume. Note we are looking to fill this position ASAP!

Email address: hr@oktire.com

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 

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OK Prince George – Journeyman Technician

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Honestly Driven – all employees of OK Tire Stores know that providing exceptional customer service and quality workmanship is our number one priority. As part of our team all members believe in:

  • Open and honest communication
  • Personal commitment towards success
  • Team spirited participation – learning, coaching, mentoring

Journeyman Technician – working as part of the Vehicle Service’s Team you will be responsible for a variety of duties relating to the repair and maintenance of vehicle’s including:

  • Diagnosis/Inspection: communicating with customers and/or road testing, performing related diagnostic testing (computerized and manual), detailing all related issues
  • Technical Repairs: perform all related vehicle repairs as required ensuring excellence in workmanship and quality
  • Customer Service: liaise with customers and Service personnel regarding work performed as well as preventative maintenance requirements
  • Shop Related: general housekeeping, inspection of shop supplies, assisting in other areas as needed

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Certified Journeyman with 2-5 years previous experience in the automotive trade
  • Highly organized and strong attention to detail
  • Ability to take direction and complete tasks as assigned
  • Team player
  • Physically capable of lifting and moving items up to 50 lbs+
  • Current and valid driver’s license

If you Honestly believe that you have what it takes to become part of our team we would like to hear from you! 

We offer a competitive wage and other benefits that will be discussed with candidates that are short-listed for interviews.

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Contact person: Trish Andrews
Drop by in person: 1655 20th Ave Prince George BC
Email address: oktirepg@shaw.ca

 

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OK Prince George – Service Advisor / Writer

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Honestly Driven – all employees of OK Tire Stores know that providing exceptional customer service and quality workmanship is our number one priority. As part of our team all members believe in:

    • Open and honest communication
    • Personal commitment towards success
    • Team spirited participation – learning, coaching, mentoring

Position Overview:

As part of the front-line staff this position is responsible for ensuring that all customers are provided with top-notch customer service, consultation and explanation of required vehicle services and tire requirements. Detailed as:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Customer Service: ensure customers are greeted and welcomed offering assistance and information when/if required.
  • Pricing/Quotations: responsible for handling sales, providing competitive quotes, negotiating, booking work orders, invoicing
  • Invoicing/Cash: handle all payment transactions, balancing, float requirements
  • Showroom: responsible for front showroom area, displays, housekeeping

Skills/Qualifications Required:

  • 2 – 3 years previous experience in the automotive trade specifically relating to job costing, sales, invoicing, scheduling
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to earn credibility and build strong relationships that will serve as an enabler in achieving a profitable business operation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to communicate confidently
  • Highly organized, attentive to details and strong analytical skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced, ever changing high-volume environment
  • Physically capable of lifting and moving items up to 50lbs+
  • Current and valid drivers license

If you Honestly believe that you have what it takes to become part of our team we would like to hear from you!

We offer a competitive wage and other benefits that will be discussed with candidates that are short-listed for interviews.

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Contact person: Trish Andrews
Drop by in person: 1655 20th Ave Prince George BC
Email address: oktirepg@shaw.ca

 

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OK Baden – Service Advisor / Writer

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Honestly Driven – all employees of OK Tire Stores know that providing exceptional customer service and quality workmanship is our number one priority. As part of our team all members believe in:

    • Open and honest communication
    • Personal commitment towards success
    • Team spirited participation – learning, coaching, mentoring

Position Overview:

As part of the front-line staff this position is responsible for ensuring that all customers are provided with top-notch customer service, consultation and explanation of required automotive services as well as sales and scheduling.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Customer Service – ensure that all customers are greeted and welcomed to our shop, offering assistance and information when/if required. Handle any customer complaints and disputes in a professional manner
  • Pricing/Quotations – responsible for handling sales, providing competitive quotes on work, negotiating, writing up invoices
  • Scheduling – coordinate all scheduling of mechanical work and repairs
  • Invoicing – responsible for ensuring that all invoicing is accounted for and appropriate monies have been collected/processed
  • Cash – handle all payment related transactions and ensure that till balances at day end
  • Showroom: responsible for front showroom area, displays, housekeeping

Skills/Qualifications Required:

  • 2 to 3 years previous experience in the automotive trade specifically relating to job costing, sales, invoicing, scheduling
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to earn credibility and build strong relationships that will serve as an enabler in achieving a profitable business operation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to communicate confidently
  • Highly organized, attentive to details and strong analytical skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced, ever changing high-volume environment
  • Physically capable of lifting and moving items up to 50 lbs+
  • Current and valid drivers license

If you Honestly believe that you have what it takes to become part of our team we would like to hear from you!

We offer a competitive wage and other benefits that will be discussed with candidates that are short-listed for interviews.

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Contact person: Doug Spry
Email address: dspry@oktirebaden.ca
Drop by in person: 1413 Gingerich RD Baden ON

 

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Customer Service Representative

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OK Tire Stores Inc. has been part of the Canadian landscape since 1953 and has grown to over 300+ locations in Canada. Each OK Tire store is independently owned and operated and relies on the skills & experience of our Customer Service Team to provide them with product information!

This position is part of a 3 person team that answers incoming calls from our Dealers regarding product availability, product application, delivery/shipment questions, etc.

If you LOVE being an endless pit of knowledge & in this case – about TIRES – this may be the perfect fit for you. Please read on…

As a Customer Service Representative, you will:

  • Answer incoming calls from our Dealers and Wholesale accounts as well as make outbound calls to follow up on orders, programs or other items
  • Ensure customer satisfaction throughout the process
  • Process orders received by telephone, fax or through the website
  • Contact/order inventory direct from our local suppliers
  • Liaise with the Credit department
  • Administrative – data entry processing for a variety of job related tasks including receipt of incoming goods, stock transfers, credits, etc
  • Review and manage customer back-orders, miss-shipments and invoice discrepancies

Qualifications:

In addition to 2-5 previous customer service/order desk or call center experience, you have:

  • Excellent telephone manner, communication, negotiating and resolution skills
  • Must be fluently bilingual French/English; reading, writing & speaking
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy including mathematical aptitude
  • Able to multi-task and handle multiple priorities on a daily basis
  • Demonstrated ability to succeed in a fast paced environment and work with tight deadlines
  • Results driven team player who will foster a positive team work environment
  • Sound knowledge of computer systems, office systems and multi-line telephone system
  • Preference will be given to persons with previous tire/automotive industry knowledge

In return, we offer an excellent compensation program including a benefits package, competitive salary, RRSP program, profit sharing and health & wellness spending account.

Interested? Please send your cover letter and resume ASAP!

Email address: hr@oktire.com

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 

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Territory Manager, BC Lower Mainland & Island

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Note: This is a Home Based Office as extensive travel is required.

OK Tire Stores Inc. has been part of the Canadian landscape since 1953 and has grown to over 300 locations in Canada. Each OK Tire store is independently owned and operated and is assisted by our Territory Managers to help cultivate and grow their market presence and profitability in their geographic area.

Your role as Territory Manager is:

  • Strategic – analyzing and driving change at the store level
  • Analytical – reviewing sales and identifying areas of opportunity
  • Results Oriented – develop action plans and execute those plans – If we are not growing, we need to identify why and correct it
  • Relationship based – developing strong relationships with business owners to help grow and develop this business
  • Visionary – seeing the potential and translating it to actionable plans for the business owners
  • Service based – working with the business owners on a daily basis to achieve results, identify areas for opportunity

As Territory Manager, you will:

  • Drive profitability at the store level by working with the business owners to develop strategies for; inventory planning, marketing, customer relations and sales.
  • Develop an annual Territory Business Plan.
  • Track, manage and coordinate all sales volumes against targets on an ongoing basis and take necessary action to refocus efforts if targets are not being met.
  • Monitor the customer service standards and equipment needs of OK Tire stores within the territory and encourage Dealers to invest in upgrading skills and equipment.
  • Liaise with the responsible teams to ensure that local campaigns are optimally integrated across channels, reflect the OK Tire strategic imperatives and incorporate relevant messaging, content and value propositions.
  • Provide local advocacy and sales engagement information back to national program stakeholders.

Qualifications:

In addition to a post-secondary education in business or communications, you have:

  • Experience servicing retail and wholesale sectors.
  • Experience in the Automotive Service Industry (Mechanical and Tires) would be an asset.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to earn credibility and build strong relationships.
  • A positive track record in B2B and B2C activities – with a focus on sales and brand development.
  • Sound understanding of retail business operations, including sales, marketing, margins, accounting principles, inventory management, POS systems.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

This role involves extensive travel throughout the territory and a clean driver’s abstract. In return, we offer an excellent compensation program including a company vehicle, benefits package, competitive salary, RRSP program and profit sharing.

Please send us your cover letter and resume to:

Email address: hr@oktire.com

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 

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OK Baden – Automotive Technician / Mechanic

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Honestly Driven – all employees of OK Tire Stores know that providing exceptional customer service and quality workmanship is our number one priority. As part of our team all members believe in:

  • Open and honest communication
  • Commitment towards success
  • Team spirited participation – learning, coaching, mentoring

Automotive Technician/Mechanic – the Automotive Technician/Mechanic is responsible for a variety of duties relating to the repair and maintenance of vehicles.

Key Responsibilities:

Repair/Maintenance

  • Road test motor vehicles and test automotive systems and components for diagnostic of issues
  • Perform automotive repairs including, but not limited to, front-end, engine repair, tune-ups, brake systems, transmission, oil changes
  • Review all repairs with Shop Manager/Owner prior to executing repairs
  • Notify Shop Manager/Owner if any unforeseen issues arise
  • Assist other team members with repairs/maintenance, as required

 Shop Related

  • Ensure work area is kept neat and tidy including cleaning/sweeping daily
  • Dispose of used items in appropriate recycling areas and notify Shop Manager/Owner when removal is required

 Customer Service

  • Provide explanation and diagnosis of repairs needed, when required to do so
  • Ensure customer vehicle is kept clean and free from any damages while in our possession
  • Take ownership of your repairs and strive to ensure all necessary components are completed to ensure customer satisfaction and zero return-defects

General

  • Full-time position, 8 hours a day
  • Employees must ensure they are in a presentable condition (i.e. clean)
  • Follow all Health & Safety requirements

Skills/Qualifications Required:

  • 2-5 years previous experience in the automotive trade; preference given to those who are licensed
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail
  • Able to take direction and complete tasks as assigned
  • Dependable, punctual, flexible and strong attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn
  • Able to multi-task and handle multiple priorities
  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Physically capable of lifting and moving items up to 50 lbs.
  • Must be available to work full-time, 5 days a week + overtime when required

If you Honestly believe that you have what it takes to become part of our team we would like to hear from you!

We offer a competitive wage and other benefits that will be discussed with candidates that are short-listed for interviews.

Please drop by in person or submit your resume via email: 

Email address: baden@oktire.com
Drop by in person: 1413 Gingerich Road
Baden, Ontario

 

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OK Parry Sound – Service Advisor / Writer

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Honestly Driven – all employees of OK Tire Stores know that providing exceptional customer service and quality workmanship is our number one priority. As part of our team all members believe in:

    • Open and honest communication
    • Personal commitment towards success
    • Team spirited participation – learning, coaching, mentoring

Position Overview:

As part of the front-line staff this position is responsible for ensuring that all customers are provided with unparalleled customer service, consultation and explanation of required vehicle services and tire requirements. You will be responsible for overseeing all the activities of the Vehicle Services Team including the following:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Customer Service: ensure customers are greeted and welcomed offering assistance information and advice when/if required clearly and effectively
  • Pricing/Quotations: responsible for handling sales, providing competitive quotes, negotiating, booking work orders, invoicing
  • Invoicing/Cash: handle all payment transactions, balancing, float requirements
  • Showroom: responsible for front showroom area, displays, housekeeping
  • Staffing: manage, direct, mentor and train all staff members in areas of responsibilities, shop operations.
  • Scheduling: maintain a balance between staffing hours and shop hours, establish designated bays relating to work priorities.

Skills/Qualifications Required:

  • 2 – 5+ years previous experience in the automotive trade specifically relating to job costing, sales, invoicing, scheduling and previous leadership position experience
  • High energy, creative, self-starting leader who is capable of taking control of a function and can act as a change agent
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to earn credibility and build strong relationships that will serve as an enabler in achieving a profitable business operation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to communicate confidently and clearly
  • Highly organized, attentive to details and strong analytical skills a must
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a fast paced, ever changing high-volume environment
  • Physically capable of lifting and moving items up to 50lbs+
  • Current, valid drivers license

If you Honestly believe that you have what it takes to become part of our team we would like to hear from you!

We offer a competitive wage and other benefits that will be discussed with candidates that are short-listed for interviews.

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Email address: parrysound@oktire.com
Drop by in person: 21 Joseph Street, Parry Sound, ON P2A 2G3
Telephone #: (705)746-2922

 

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OK Penticton – Tire & Lube Technician

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Honestly Driven – all employees of OK Tire Stores know that providing exceptional customer service and quality workmanship is our number one priority. As part of our team all members believe in:

  • Open and honest communication
  • Personal commitment towards success
  • Team spirited participation – learning, coaching, mentoring

Tire & Lube Technician – working as part of the Vehicle Service’s Team you will be responsible for a variety of tasks including:

  • Tire Services: mounting/installation, balance & rotation, flat repairs
  • Lube Services: draining/filling, filter checks & replacements, general inspection and recommendation
  • Customer Service: communicating directly to customers or Service personnel
  • Shop Related: general housekeeping, Health & Safety compliance, shop supply replenishment, assisting in other areas as needed

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Previous experience/knowledge in the automotive trade preferred.
  • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple priorities on a daily basis
  • Team player
  • Willingness to learn
  • Physically capable of lifting and moving items up to 50 lbs+
  • Current, valid drivers license

If you Honestly believe that you have what it takes to become part of our team we would like to hear from you!

We offer a competitive wage and other benefits that will be discussed with candidates that are short-listed for interviews.

Please forward your resume and cover letter to:

Email address: penticton@oktire.com
Contact person: Max Anderson
Drop by in person: OK Tire Penticton
101 – 485 Warren Avenue E

 

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