Ziegler Cat Branch Operations Manager in Sioux City, Iowa

Job Description

Join one of the most successful Caterpillar dealers in the country! Established in 1914, Ziegler Cat has a long-standing reputation as a choice destination for people seeking rewarding, stable careers. Ziegler Cat has an opening for a Branch Operations Manager in Sioux City. The Branch Operations Manager leads the branch service department to ensure an efficient and profitable operation to support branch and corporate objectives. The ideal candidate will be someone who is passionate about developing and leading a successful team of employees, building the branch’s profitability, and creating exceptional customer relationships that continue to keep Ziegler Cat the dealer of choice.


  • Ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction through establishing a culture of professionalism, open interactive team communication, and a focus on acting with a sense of urgency for our customers

  • Create annual business plan and budget to promote machine sales, parts and service, safety, and teamwork

  • Produce a weekly report on branch activities

  • Develop and manage employees' growth through mentoring and training, and help recruit and hire additional branch personnel

  • Maintain the branch facility while reinforcing established Practices and Procedures to Ziegler standards

  • Implement and maintain procedures to meet customer's expectations for after-hours parts and service

  • Promote a safe and clean work environment

  • Identify opportunities for improvements, cost savings and ultimately drive branch profitability


  • 2-year college degree required; 4-year college degree preferred

  • 5+ yrs. experience in related field, preferably Construction or Agriculture Equipment

  • 2+ years of hands-on service experience (technician, customer service, etc.)

  • 2+ years previous management or supervisory experience preferred

  • Strong communication skills; able to communicate effectively across all levels of staff as well as with customers

  • Exceptional leadership, conflict resolution, and negotiating skills

  • Independent thinker and resourceful; sound decision-making skills and thrives under pressure

  • Outstanding customer service skills and superior level of professionalism

  • Previous budgetary responsibilities a plus

  • High level of honesty & integrity

  • Minimum physical requirements:

  • Push/pull up to 5 lbs

  • Lift up to 30 lbs

What We Can Offer You:

  • Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance

  • 401(k) with match

  • Disability & Life Insurance

  • Paid Holidays & Personal Time Off

  • Wellness programs

  • Advancement opportunities

  • Training

  • Safe, clean, and friendly work environment

Why Ziegler?

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Why Ziegler?

Join a company with a 100-year reputation as a choice destination for people seeking rewarding, stable careers.Ziegler is one of the largest and most successful Caterpillar dealers in the United States. Beyond clean, friendly work environments and state-of the-art equipment, tooling, and machinery, we offer a comprehensive package of benefits covering all the essentials of health, wellness, and financial planning – making life and work more enjoyable and rewarding. Our employees also gain experience respected throughout the industry and access to training and support to advance and achieve professional goals.Ziegler Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color or creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, affectional preference, disability, age, marital status, familial status, protected veteran status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission dealing with discrimination, or any other protected class status.For more information about your equal employment opportunity rights and protections,and.For information about your Family and Medical Leave Act rights,, and for information about the Employee Polygraph Protection Act,.

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Job ID 2017-5371

Location US-IA-Sioux City

Posted Date 8/9/2017

Category Management

Shift 1st

Travel % 1-10%

Driving Position Unsure

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