Assistant Manager - Merritt

Fountain Tire - Merritt, BC (13 months ago)

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Fountain Tire Merritt is looking for an experienced Assistant Store Manager to join their team!

Our ideal candidate will be:

  • An experienced tire and/or mechanical and agriculture professional (2-5 years) with experience in a Service Advisor or Service Manager type role
  • Driven to succeed with no inhibitions to getting hands dirty, this is a working management position
  • Fiscally responsible, self-confident and have excellent time management skills,
  • Dedicated, knowing that the job doesn’t always end at 5pm
  • Open to new ideas and perspectives being able to reprioritize jobs at a moment’s notice
  • Able to work well under pressure in a fast paced, ever changing and high-volume environment

At Fountain Tire, the Assistant Manager supports their local owner in all facets of store operations. Responsibilities will include:

  • Sharing product knowledge and technical expertise with Fountain Tire customers to build existing and new business
  • Recommending tire and mechanical services to customers, receiving customer authorization for work to be performed, finalizing sales, and completing customer follow up
  • Assisting with the completion of an annual budget with particular attention to achieving operational benchmarks
  • Ensuring appropriate stock levels are maintained in store using proper inventory control techniques
  • Assisting in identifying and following up on outstanding accounts receivable/credit clients
  • Supporting the selection and development of a skilled and knowledgeable team
  • Delegating duties and responsibilities to associates and providing feedback and direction as required
  • Assist in implementing programs (safety, marketing etc.) as set out by Fountain Tire Place

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to:

  • Develop personally and professionally through Drive, our management training program
  • Utilize our impressive health, dental and vision benefits for you and your family
  • Invest in a retirement savings plan with company matching to help you achieve your financial goals
  • Enjoy discounts on personal vehicle services
  • Receive compensation worthy of their experience

Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply in person or online!

Job Types: Full-time, Commission, Permanent

Salary: $50,000.00 to $55,000.00 /year


  • Service Advisor or Service Manager type role: 2 years (Required)