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DirectSAT USA : General Manager
Charleston, WV
*We are only seeking applicants with a background in the telecommunications industry for this role*
DirecTV, a division of AT and T, is the largest satellite provider in the United States. Across the country, someone switches their service to DirecTV every nine seconds (based on data from
We are DirectSAT USA, one of the largest subcontractors and partners for DirecTV in the US, and we are looking to hire an experienced General Manager in our Charleston, WV office. If you are looking for an engaging career in one of the largest and most thriving industries, we encourage you
Job Summary:
The General Manager is responsible for managing the success, profitability, safety, and all other facets of operations at a local facility.

Primary Responsibilities:
1. Establish and manage all aspects of the Local Office operations to ensure annual profit targets are achieved
2. Oversee and maintain operations of facilities, warehouse, fleet, reporting, safety and training daily procedures
3. Oversee business financials and provide reporting to management
4. Responsible for the overall management of all lower level managers, warehouse, administrative and field personnel
5. Ensure that company policy is adhered to with respect to, but not limited to, safety, fleet, warehouse, assets, production etc.
6. Monitor the performance and achievements of the employees and assist with work overflow when needed
7. Establish/manage weekly and quarterly Local Office Safety and Operations meetings, per established procedures
8. Evaluate and select local subcontractors in accordance with established procedures, the applicable Codes and Standards and customer needs
9. Establish/direct operating procedures within the Local Office in accordance with established guidelines and procedures
10. Perform all hiring, disciplinary, and termination function as needed
11. Conduct annual performance appraisals and communicate merit increase recommendations for Local Office Field and Salaried Associates
12. Provide customer follow:up for: general inquiries, feedback on ongoing and completed projects as required
13. Insure that all schedules, skill sets, service region builds for technicians are correct, to include coverage radius, exceptions, efficiency and skill builds.
14. Manage accurate execution of time entry by production and hourly employees

Education: Associates degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two:year college or technical school; or 5+ years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience: 5:10 years of management experience

Technical Skills:
1. Advanced understanding of Satellite installation, repair and service
2. Knowledge and experience using hand tools
3. Advanced knowledge of satellite equipment and mobile test equipment
4. Knowledge of telecommunications installation standards
5. Must be able to provide record and manage paperwork via hardcopy and electronic format
6. Organized with a strong attention to detail and capable of working with minimum supervision
7. Computer and Microsoft Office proficiency

Soft Skills:
1. Ability to motivate, lead, teach and train on proper work and safety procedures
2. Leadership and negotiation, conflict management, analytical and problem solving capabilities, strong customer orientation
3. Strong business minded consultative approach with focus on profitability and margin
4. Working knowledge of business processes, including tender and sales
5. Strong financial understanding; ability to interpret project financial indicators and use them as part of the decision making process
6. Gather financial information from internal systems
7. Work in schedule driven environment, including working efficiently, multi:tasking, meeting stringent deadlines, and achieving project goals
8. Strong


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