Why Work Here
New West Truck Centres has access to the latest tools and equipment. Surround yourself with certified body shop technicians who specialise in Freightliner, Thomas Built, Sport Chassis, Detroit Diesel, Cummins, Autocar and other brands of heavy-duty trucks.
Your direct manager and foreman are well-respected and knowledgeable leaders who always remain calm and collected, even in the most challenging situations. They genuinely care about the technicians and take the time to listen to their concerns, offering guidance and support when needed.
You have access to cutting edge technological training opportunities, web training, career development training, in addition to our in house training programs. We provide certifications to develop your skills and advance your career.
Our total compensation package offers job security, health, dental, EFAP, vision and life insurance. The salary for the Body Shop Manager ranges from $90,000-$120,000
To oversee a state-of-the-art facility, recruit and lead a skilled team of technicians, and enjoy the prestige of having access to top-notch equipment for repairing large trucks. Our brand new 25,000 square foot facility will have everything required to complete body work for clients, from new paint to frame straightening.
The role is based in Calgary and relocation assistance is available.
Day to Day Management of the body shop – 70% of your time is spent here
Reports and training – 15% and its important!
Metrics, Safety and Reporting – 15% of your time is spent here
3 Things To be successful as a Body Shop Manager
Leadership Excellence: Successful Body Shop Managers lead by example. You inspire and motivate the team, ensuring that each member is performing at their best. Strong leadership creates a positive work environment and helps achieve top-notch repair quality.
Customer Focus: A successful Body Shop Manager understands the importance of exceptional customer service. You prioritize customer satisfaction by addressing concerns, providing transparency in pricing, and educating customers about the repair process. Happy customers lead to repeat business and positive reviews.
Financial Acumen: To be successful, a Body Shop Manager must be financially savvy. You are skilled in budget management, expense forecasting, and revenue analysis. Being able to make data-driven decisions and identify cost-saving opportunities is crucial for long-term success.
We are a heavy truck dealer and body repair shop in Southern Alberta and British Columbia representing Freightliner, Thomas Built, Sport Chassis, Detroit Diesel, Cummins, Autocar and other brands of heavy-duty trucks. When taking a look at the trucking industry, we found that our customers were facing difficulties and run arounds, so we set out to become something more than what is on the market. It is this emphasis on continuous improvement in Accessibility, Efficiency and Genuine Quality that drives our commitment to be the new standard in customer service. At New West Truck Centres, each person is essential to the success of the business, with offices located in Calgary, Balzac, Lethbridge, Red Deer, Medicine Hat and Cranbrook.