Badger Daylighting Corp Area Manager in United States

Area Manager

Area Manager

Summary:Badger Daylighting is currently seeking an Area Manager to join the largest Hydrovac business in North America in ourFort McMurray, AB., location.The Badger Hydrovac system is a non-destructive method of excavating utilizing water and a vacuum system. Reporting to the Northern Regional Manager, the Area Manager, is responsible for operations, safety, financial, and business development in a defined area. The preferred candidate would be familiar with hydrovac trucks or other related equipment and be able to grow the business. The candidate must have customer contacts within the territory and local applicants are strongly preferred. This is a great opportunity to grow the business with the support of a first class organization. We build our own Hydrovac trucks which are known to be the most productive and advanced on the market. You will be supported by Badger Daylighting’s Administration, Fleet, Safety, and Business Development departments.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • All operational aspects of the business

  • Implement and monitor Badger’s safety and fleet maintenance program

  • Develop and manage a customer service program

  • Assist with mechanical repairs as necessary

  • Field sales and business development

  • Maintain existing customer relationships and establish new prospects

  • Develop a strong team approach with employees

  • Coordination and dispatching of the Hydrovac units

  • Training operators and supervisors

  • Full Profit and Loss responsibility for the area


  • A minimum of 5+ years of Management experience with oversight of 30+ crews

  • Oil & Gas, Utility or Construction background. Familiarity with Fort McMurray market.

  • Preference for 5+ years of operating Hydrovac, Combo or Vac trucks

  • Class 1 or 3 license preferred

  • Sales and business development experience an asset

  • Basic computer & organizational skills

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

  • Strong business acumen and customer service orientation to build strong long term value-added relationships

  • The ability to hire and manage a team of hydrovac crews including operators and assistant operators

  • Positive attitude and willing to take on new challenges

  • Able to work with minimal supervision

  • Able to relate well to a wide variety of people (field and office)

  • Professional approach to business

Badger Daylighting LP offers competitive salary packages, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities. There is also a Bonus program, RRSP matching program, Company Truck, Laptop & Phone with this position. As well as a comprehensive benefit program which includes Health, Dental, Disability and Life. For more information please see our You can apply through the website or email your resume