Job Description

Service Advisor (North America)
***Bilingual in French and English required***


Are you a highly motivated self-starter who continually looks for new opportunities and initiatives to drive change across the organization? Are you looking for a creative, challenging job that contributes to your community's way of life in a stable industry? Are you highly collaborative and believe that the best results are achieved through strong relationships and partnerships? Trimac is a North American company with over 75 years of history geared to embrace a changing, technology-driven future. We're looking for candidates who want to join us on our journey!

The Service Advisor will be a member of a team accountable for the ongoing delivery of services to the Truck Line group by dealing with all preventative issues that arise for our equipment.

Please note: The schedule for this hybrid position will be a shift work rotation of 7 on, 7 off, 12 hours a day, with some on-call required. However, this schedule is subject to change to suit our operational needs. Working remotely and independently will depend on the candidate's location and the candidate may have to work in the office on schedule.

  • Being the face of National Tank Services (NTS) to the drivers, dispatch, and truckline for all inquiries regarding units or equipment PM services and repairs
  • Answer the Fleet Service Centre calls and assist drivers with minor maintenance issues to get them back on the road. Then escalating service as required whether through an NTS facility or 3rd party vendor
  • Provide dispatch and driver with ETA's and updates on repairs
  • Selection and management of third-party vendors to deliver consistently high-quality services across the NTS and Trimac operating theatre
  • Issue purchase orders to vendors for on-road repairs and inspections.
  • Manage open standard and vendor repair orders
  • Approve quotes on repairs at 3rd party vendors so we insure the prudent use of company capital in a timely fashion
  • Coordination of fleet preventative maintenance (PM) services for domiciled units to meet company and regulatory requirements - either internally or with third-party providers
  • Advise Truck line of any damage to our equipment that isn't associated with daily use
  • Vendor performance/dispute management to ensure swift return of units to service at the best cost
  • Review completed paperwork from vendors for inspections and look for billing errors regarding work performed and SRTs
  • Identification and management of regulatory/mission critical repairs identified by drivers and NTS field staff
  • Adjudicating resolution of conflict related to Reason for Repair issues between NTS and Trimac, escalating when required
  • Assist in tracking and updating retorques as required
  • Meeting all associated NTS Service Center SOPs
  • Manage costs on a company credit card and code as required for reconciliation
  • All other duties as assigned
  • Team player who earns the trust of their team
  • Ability to resolve conflict - breaks down barriers
  • Great communication skills (phone and email) - an active listener
  • Solid decision-making ability
  • A high tolerance for ambiguity
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive and maintain focus in a dynamic environment
  • Must have mechanical knowledge
  • Minimum 3 years experience in a similar role
  • High school diploma
  • Bilingual French/English required

  • We make Safety a part of every decision.
  • We make Safety personal.
  • We have the courage to intervene.
Trimac Transportation is an equal-opportunity employer that is committed to employment equity. We value a diverse workforce and are committed to hiring practices that are fair and equitable.

We appreciate your interest and taking the time to apply; however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted. Thank you!

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