Service Supervisor

Operations and Service Management Albany, Georgia


Position at LiftOne

Find Your Career With LiftOne  

We’re a family-owned company under our third generation of leadership and have built our business based on the principles of trust, integrity and a desire to help our customers and employees succeed. 

LiftOne invests in people, facilities and innovative technology as part of the essential role we play in supporting our country’s supply chain and enabling critical goods to be delivered to homes and businesses. We’re a privately held company, and pair our scale with a strong foundation in our culture and values. This combination gives us a competitive advantage in the market and helps make us a trailblazing organization that is built to last. 

We’re looking for hard-working, team-oriented professionals who enjoy working on new challenges every day. We believe our employees are the key to our success, and we’re committed to providing a work experience that helps our team grow to their full potential. We offer great benefits, competitive salaries and opportunities for advancement to all our employees. 

Be a part of the essential work we do at LiftOne and make a difference for our customers, our community and our company. Learn more about what it means to become a team member with LiftOne. 


The Service Supervisor is responsible for coordinating customer service activities and has responsibility of all activities in the shop and the field and must have a strong desire to lead and grow technicians. 

LiftOne invests in our employee’s through on-going training and development to enhance skills and performance. Excellence in this challenging and rewarding position could create advancement into other leadership roles in the organization. 

Essential Functions  

Operational Excellence 

  • Participate in the site level lean management system including daily performance huddles, Gemba walks, root cause problem solving, and adherence to leader standard work
  • Monitor safety, quality, delivery, and cost metrics to drive customer satisfaction and site profitability
  • Moderate technician team meetings and escalate roadblocks or hurdles to the service manager or central support resources
  • Visit with customers, support techs, and follow up on quality in the field on occasion

Service Management 

  • Establish the safety culture and ensure adherence to all company safety policies along with company policies and best practices
  • Approve timesheets and work orders and leverage our service platform to maintain accurate records of work performed and parts utilized
  • Dispatch and manage all work orders and cross-level work between resources
  • Drive accountability for quality standard and ensure good appearance of tech vans and inventory levels
  • Manage the preventative maintenance program to achieve the company standards of completion

Team Leadership 

  • Aggregate and escalate the voice of the technician to ensure we are removing roadblocks for our key customer service touchpoints
  • Conduct performance appraisals, training and development activities for technicians (e.g. promotions, salary increases, terminations, disciplinary actions, etc.)
  • Assist in determining technician staffing levels and technician career development

Other duties as assigned. 

Supervisory Responsibilities 


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualifying individuals to perform the essential functions. 

Education and/or Experience 

  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university preferred; in addition to two - four years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proven leadership experience with a strong track record of results
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables
  • Strong listening and presentation skills
  • Experience with material handling or other service-oriented industries preferred
  • Experience with lean operating systems and continuous improvement preferred

Computer Skills 

Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint). Desire and ability to learn and utilize auxiliary systems such as Salesforce, SAP and ServiceMax. 

Workplace Requirements 

The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Physical Demands 

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit. The employee must frequently lift, carry, push, pull and /or otherwise move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. 

Work Environment  

While performing the duties of this Job, depending on site location, the employee may be exposed to moving mechanical parts and equipment. The employee may occasionally be exposed to high, precarious places, fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions and vibration. The employee may occasionally be exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; toxic or caustic chemicals; extreme cold; extreme heat and risk of electrical shock. The noise level in some work environments is occasionally loud. 


EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.