Service Manager Automotive

Manager Automobiles Service

Minimum ? Bachelor?s degree in


Minimum experience of 7 to 14 years in related field

The tasks a Manager, Automotive Service is expected to perform include:Managing all the activities related with acquisition, operations and maintenance of automotive equipment

Hiring, supervising and training the employees of the automotive department

Conducting research and testing procedures for effective auto equipment maintenance Ensuring that customer?s vehicle complies with environmental laws and government regulations

Ensuring availability of all the automotive equipment needed to maintain and repair automobile

Proficient in interpreting customers? vehicle problems and translating those into clear instructions for service technicians

Familiar with the parts of the automobiles and their functions

Skilled in analyzing problems and coming up with solutions, related to repairing of vehicles

Knowledge of all the updates on environmental laws and government regulations

Skilled in achieving highest levels of customer satisfaction

Familiar with the working of the accident repair department

Proficient with practical outlook towards vehicle servicing and repairs

Skilled in supervising technicians

Will be updated

Strong communication skills

Good reasoning skills

Good interpersonal skills

Good leadership skills

Hardworking and persistent


Good diagnostic skills

Excellent customer service skills

It is a field job

Need to handle a team of technicians and other workers

Local travelling is not a part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs are not available

Work from home option is not applicable

Working hours

Companies usually work for 5/6 days a week and 8/9 hours everyday. This may vary from company to company Shift system maybe available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?Will be updated

This job is not listed as hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)Occupational hazards include poor eyesight, exposure to fumes or airborne particles, etc.

For freshers -INR25,000 toINR30,000 per month

For candidates with 7 to 14 years of experience -INR66,000 toINR1,00,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Automotive Industry in India

The automotive industry in India is one of the largest automotive markets in the world. It was previously one of the fastest growing markets globally. The automobile industry accounts for 22 per cent of the country's manufacturing gross domestic product (GDP). The auto sector is one of the biggest job creators, both directly and indirectly. It is estimated that every job created in an auto company leads to three to five indirect ancillary jobs.

According to a report published by Deloitte, India is expected to become a major automobile manufacturing hub and the third largest market for automobiles by 2020. If we talk about the current figures, India is the seventh largest automobiles producer in the world with an average annual production of 17.5 million vehicles and is on its way to become the fourth largest automotive market by volume, by 2015.

The Government of India encourages foreign investment in the automobile sector and allows 100 per cent FDI under the automatic route. Hence we can say that this industry is going to flourish in the future and there will plenty of job availability in this sector for Manager Automotive Service and related professionals.

Automobile companies

Car dealerships

Cities and towns across India