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The Dilawri Group is one of Winnipeg’s largest groups of Automotive retailers.

With over 400 employees, we have consistently adhered to a number of unwritten, common sense and value-driven principles that have provided the framework for our organization’s philosophy – TEAM BEATS WITH ONE HEART.

Terms such as honesty, integrity and customer focused best describe our team members and our way of doing business.


 
The Dilawri Group Team
Ashok Dilawri, Owner
The Dilawri Group Team

What can you bring to us?

  • An entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to succeed
  • Self-motivation and a passion for customer service
  • Sensitivity toward customers and a strong interest in exceeding expectations
  • Respect, honesty and integrity

What can we offer you?

  • Career advancement based on performance (internal promotions within the Group)
  • Unlimited income potential and comprehensive benefits package
  • Extraordinary in-house and factory training
  • A respectful and challenging workplace
  • An environment to excel in every aspect of your professional and personal life
  • Named as a Best Small/Medium Employer in Canada for 2013
  • For the fifth year in a row, named as one of the Top 50 Employers in Canada for 2013.

Set Your Career in Motion

The Dilawri Group is one of Manitoba’s premier auto retail destination. Imagine 7 dealerships, encompassing 5 different manufacturers within the Waverly Automall, North Winnipeg (on McPhillips) and West Portage near the perimeter.

Now add several related businesses, including credit and leasing services, collision repairs, The Dilawri Group provides one of the greatest breadth of products and services of any dealer group in the province. Another reason why, for nearly 25 years, Winnipeggers considering a career in the auto retail sector choose The Dilawri Group.

 
The Dilawri Group
Special training session with Jim Morris
The annual Dilawri Group children

An inclusive, positive environment for career growth

Our reputation for honesty, integrity and outstanding customer service is built on mutual respect. Regular team-building exercises and social events create an atmosphere of camaraderie. Furthermore it’s our policy to promote from within. Team Members receive preferential treatment for promotions before the company considers hiring from outside.

 
The Dilawri Group helping Habitat for Humanity
The Dilawri Group at Folklorama
The Dilawri Group supporting the Chinese Mid Autumn Festival

Community Appreciation

For nearly 25 years, The Dilawri Group has been deeply involved in community events. We support local educators, hire apprentices, summer and co-op students. And we encourage staff to give back to local charities, supporting their efforts in our many businesses.

Join a Winning Team

In a nationwide employee-driven survey run by AON Hewitt, the Dilawri Automotive Group was named 2013 Best Small and Medium Employer in Canada as well as being awarded for the fifth year in a row, One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.

The Dilawri Group Awards

 

If you are interested joining a winning team, please click here to apply online.

Our Current Job Openings

  • Automotive Financial Advisor - Crown Toyota Scion

    The Dilawri Group, one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, is a family owned organization that believes in strong quality, integrity, and teamwork, with a great opportunity for an Automotive Financial Advisor at its Crown Toyota Scion, one of Manitoba’s busiest automotive dealers.

    If you a responsible and mature individual who enjoys working in a fast paced environment under tight deadlines and seeking an opportunity to begin your career in finance within the automotive industry, then The Dilawri Group is looking to add you to the team!

    The Role:

    • Embrace “Team beats with one heart” philosophy.
    • Secure Financing for sold vehicles
    • Offer/Sell after sales products such as Insurance, Protection packages and Extended Service Plans.
    • Ensure all contracts from F&I department are funded
    • Prepare cheque requisitions for lien/lease payoffs
    • Close out deal files
    • At every month end, ensure monthly Remittances are done in a timely manner
    • Update monthly tracking board
    • Perform bank runs, P.O’s, Deposit receipts and follow-up phone calls
    • Pull Customer Deposit reports
    • Pull contracts in transit daily to insure all deals are funded

    Skill and Effort:

    • Excellent organization and multi-tasking expertise
    • Solid time management and decision making capabilities
    • Strong concentration abilities and attention to detail
    • Effective listening and communication skills
    • Numerical aptitude

    The Ideal Candidate:

    • Past experience or desire to learn financial accounting systems
    • High school diploma or relevant education to accounting or finance
    • Previous experience as an Automotive Sales Person is a must.
    • Experience in working in the F&I Preferred
    • Intelligent, responsible, punctual and committed to the position
    • Seeking to begin a finance career with the possibility of advancement
    • Computer literate, comfortable using new programs
    • Microsoft Office experience

    If you feel, or know someone who is qualified, please apply with a cover letter and resume. We thank all those that apply, however only those who meet our requirements will be contacted.

  • Customer Concierge - Crown Toyota Scion

    The Dilawri Group, one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, is a family owned organization that believes in strong quality, integrity, and teamwork, with a great opportunity for a Customer Concierge at its Crown Toyota Scion location in the Waverly Automall.

    If you enjoy helping others, seeing satisfaction in their eyes and thrive on customer service, then The Dilawri Group is looking to add you to the team, in a very special role!

     

    The Role:

    • Handle customer inquiries with integrity and confidence, and direct customers to appropriate individuals
    • Greet customers as they arrive and kindly acknowledge their departure
    • Ensure reception and beverage counter areas are neat and clean, coffee freshly brewed for your customers
    • Exhibit an informed, professional approach with all customers
    • Work in our bright, clean, state-of-the-art facility with growth potentials

     

    The Ideal Candidate:

    • Fantastic communication and interpersonal skills
    • Very customer oriented
    • Outgoing team player who ensures the needs of customers are met
    • Consistent unwavering positive attitude who is upbeat and honest
    • Experience in customer service, hospitality or service industries
    • Knowledge of the surrounding community, sense of direction

     

    If you feel, or know someone who is qualified, please apply with a cover letter and resume. We thank all those that apply, however only those who meet our requirements will be contacted.

  • Assistant Automotive Financial Advisor - Crown Mazda on Portage Avenue

    The Dilawri Group, one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, is a family owned organization that believes in strong quality, integrity, and teamwork, with a great opportunity for an Assistant Automotive Financial Advisor at its Crown Mazda location on Portage Avenue.

    The Assistant Financial Advisor will support the Financial Manager in the activities of the Financial Business Office. These activities include completing financial contracts, educating customers of products to protect their investment and maintain customer files.

    If you a responsible and mature individual who enjoys working in a fast paced environment under tight deadlines and seeking an opportunity to begin your career in finance within the automotive industry, then The Dilawri Group is looking to add you to the team!

     

    The Role:

    • Embrace “Team beats with one heart” philosophy
    • Ensure all contracts from F&I department are funded
    • Prepare cheque requisitions for lien/lease payoffs
    • Close out deal files
    • At every month end, ensure monthly Remittances are done in a timely manner
    • Update monthly tracking board
    • Pull Customer Deposit reports
    • Pull contracts in transit daily to insure all deals are funded
    • Work with financial lenders and manufactures and staying current with programs

    The Ideal Candidate:

    • Past experience in automotive financing and/or sales
    • Relevant education to sales or finance an asset
    • Strong attention or detail and organizational abilities
    • Intelligent, responsible, punctual and committed to the position
    • Seeking to begin a finance career with the possibility of advancement
    • Computer literate, comfortable using new and existing programs
    • Microsoft Office experience

    If you feel, or know someone who is qualified, please apply with a cover letter and resume. We thank all those that apply, however only those who meet our requirements will be contacted.

  • Service Advisor - Crown Toyota Scion

    The Dilawri Group, one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, is a family owned organization that believes in strong quality, integrity, and teamwork, with a great opportunity for a Service Advisor at its Crown Toyota Scion location.

    The Service Advisor is the primary liaison between the Service Department and its customers. Service Advisors are responsible for assisting the customers with service and maintenance needs, by ensuring the customers’ continued satisfaction with their vehicles and the dealership. In this fast-paced environment, your earning potential is only limited by the number of customers you please!

     

    The Role:

      • Greet customers promptly
      • Obtain customer and vehicle information
      • Review vehicle repair history and verify any needs for recalls
      • Clearly report all vehicle symptoms as described by the customer, using specific descriptions
      • Determine needed maintenance
      • Promote the sales of labour, parts and accessories
      • Prepare a complete and accurate estimate of cost for labour and parts
      • Assure that special orders parts are correct for repairs to vehicle
      • Handle customer inquiries
      • Verify that the final invoice reconciles with the work performed on the R.O
      • Notify all customers by telephone with additional required work and with total charges
      • Explain all completed work and charges to customers when they arrive and attempt to make the next maintenance appointment
      • Oversee delivery of vehicles to the customer after their visit from the cashier
      • Perform other duties as assigned by the Service Manager
      • Update the dealer profile. Perform general customer file maintenance, i.e., address changes, updating personal information
      • Update vehicle maintenance records

     

    The Ideal Candidate:

    • Excellent organizational, multi-tasking and time management expertise
    • Good communication and interpersonal skills
    • Customer oriented, polite, courteous
    • Automotive parts knowledge
    • Sales experience an asset
    • Service industry experience an asset

     

    Please apply in writing to this position, including a cover letter and resume. We thank all those who apply, but only those who meet our criteria will be contacted.

  • Experienced Automotive Technician - Crown and Winnipeg Honda

    At The Dilawri Group, we know service excellence is built on our employees. We recognize that you are a unique individual and understand you value benefits and rewards that provide flexibility, choice and control. After 25 years in the Automotive Business that is why we continue to be one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies as well as one of 2013’s Best Small and Medium Employers.

    We’re looking for an experienced Automotive Technician to join our Honda team and take your career to the next level in a progressive company with state of the art facilities!

    As part of The Dilawri Group you will:

    • Enjoy working in our modern workshops
    • Work within our Nissan, Honda, Mazda, Toyota, and Acura Brands to name a few
    • Gain factory training and in-house career development
    • Join a respected family company
    • Have the opportunity to earn a great living

    Responsibilities:

    • Diagnose and perform vehicle maintenance and repairs
    • Inform Service Advisors of vehicle maintenance/repair requirements and assist in the development of an effective customer consultation
    • Inform Tower/Dispatch when repairs are finished and ensure that repair stories are complete, well written and include a properly documented complaint, cause and correction story
    • Check and verify parts before installation
    • Help mentor junior apprentices and coach others to be the best in the field

    The ideal candidate will have:

    • A valid driver’s license with a good driving record
    • A minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Technician
    • In depth knowledge of and background in technical diagnosis and repair as well as electrical systems
    • A/C license as an asset

    You will also:

    • Have great communication skills, written and verbal
    • Face challenges with a can-do attitude
    • Have pride in your work and attention to detail
    • Enjoy a busy but well-structured workshop environment
    • Have strong organizational and prioritization skill with the ability to multi-task
    • Be self-motivated with initiative and work unsupervised

     

    If you feel, or know someone who is qualified, please apply with a cover letter and resume. We thank all those that apply, however only those who meet our requirements will be contacted.

  • Sales Representative - Crown Mazda on Portage Avenue

    The Dilawri Group, one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, is a family owned organization that believes in strong quality, integrity, and teamwork, with a great opportunity for a Sales Representative at its Crown Mazda location on Portage Avenue.

    Under general supervision of the Sales Manager, the Sales Representative is responsible for greeting customers at the dealership, identifying their transportation/vehicle needs, demonstrating the features and benefits of selected vehicles in relation to those needs, arranging test drives for customers, determining customers’ interest towards the successful agreement of purchase, sale and delivery of the vehicle.

    The Role:

    • Sell vehicles to obtain dealership profit, increase volume and maintain customer satisfaction
    • Examine and analyze actions continually to best manage time and plan more effectively
    • Keep abreast of technological changes in automotive industry including: new products, features, accessories, and the benefits to customers
    • Recognize that business is built on customer satisfaction and work diligently toward that goal.
    • Identify each client’s vehicle requirements by asking questions and listening
    • Demonstrate vehicles
    • Deliver vehicles to customers and ensure the customer understands the operating features, warranty conditions and all related documents in order to establish customer loyalty
    • Maintain an owner follow-up and prospect development system to encourage repeat referral and new business; through dedicated computer system
    • Acquaint customers with service department personnel to emphasize quality and efficiency of dealership operations
    • Prepare reports on all sales activities, including prospecting, follow-ups, sales presentations, new clients, repeat clients, etc.
    • Accurately complete all appropriate paperwork related to sales on a timely manner
    • Attend all department meetings
    • Follow all company and manufacturer policies, directives and procedures
    • Comply with required health and safety regulations.
    • Perform any other duties as required
    • Follow the structured sales process
    • Prospect and deal with existing dealership customers

    Performance Criteria:

      • Positive feedback from customers
      • Expected sales volume and closing ratio
      • Achieve gross profit levels
    • Retention and growth of clientele portfolio

     

    Skill and Effort:

    • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
    • Financially motivated with an ambitious and outgoing attitude
    • Effective listener and communicator
    • Strong observation abilities
    • Manual dexterity for typing / keyboarding
    • Computer literate

    The Ideal Candidate:

    • Good communication and interpersonal skills
    • Customer oriented
    • 1-2 years’ related sales experience, preferred.
    • Broad understanding of automotive terminology
    • Additional languages, an asset.

    Working Conditions:

    • Routinely manage deadlines
    • Routinely stand or sit for prolonged periods
    • Frequent work outside of regular hours
    • Occasionally manage stressful situations involving upset or impatient people

     

    If you feel, or know someone who is qualified, please apply with a cover letter and resume. We thank all those that apply, however only those who meet our requirements will be contacted.

  • Digital Marketing Manager - The Dilawri Group

    Responsible for providing online marketing services (brand awareness, tactical, and promotional) supporting the Dilawri Group’s family of dealerships, collision centres and overall organization.

    The ideal candidate will have:

    • Experience with PPC advertising (Google AdWords, Google Display Network, Re-targeting, Bing Ads)
    • Experience with social media advertising (Facebook ads, Twitter Promoted Posts, LinkedIn ads, Youtube preroll)
    • Experience in content strategy development and implementation
    • SEO skills and experience (Penguin updates, etc)
    • Experience with Analytics platforms and other reporting statistics
    • WordPress skills and experience
    • Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Illustrator and InDesign skills
    • Familiarity with Microsoft Office, Google Drive, HTML, CSS
    • Excellent writing skills
    • Monitor multiple online accounts and responding to questions, complaints and reviews
    • Use of engagement tools (Hootsuite, Buffer, etc)
    • Creating email campaigns (Mailchimp, etc)
    • Assist with private sale events

    If you feel, or know someone who is qualified, please apply with a cover letter and resume or call 204-275-9262 for more information. We thank all those that apply, however only those who meet our requirements will be contacted.

  • Automotive Technician (Mechanic) - Crown Mazda on Portage

    At The Dilawri Group, we know service excellence is built on our employees. We recognize that you are a unique individual and understand you value benefits and rewards that provide flexibility, choice and control. After 25 years in the Automotive Business that is why we continue to be one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies as well as one of 2013’s Best Small and Medium Employers.

    We’re looking for a Certified Automotive Technician to join our Crown Mazda on Portage avenue team and take your career to the next level in a progressive company with state of the art facilities!

    As part of The Dilawri Group you will:

    • Enjoy working in our modern workshops
    • Gain factory training and in-house career development
    • Join a respected family company
    • Have the opportunity to earn a great living

    Responsibilities:

    • Diagnose and perform vehicle maintenance and repairs
    • Inform Service Advisors of vehicle maintenance/repair requirements and assist in the development of an effective customer consultation
    • Inform Tower/Dispatch when repairs are finished and ensure that repair stories are complete, well written and include a properly documented complaint, cause and correction story
    • Check and verify parts before installation
    • Help mentor junior apprentices and coach others to be the best in the field

    The ideal candidate will have:

    • An Automotive Service Technician License
    • A valid driver’s license with a good driving record
    • A minimum of 5 years’ experience as a Technician
    • In depth knowledge of and background in technical diagnosis and repair as well as electrical systems
    • A/C license as an asset

    You will also:

    • Have great communication skills, written and verbal
    • Face challenges with a can-do attitude
    • Have pride in your work and attention to detail
    • Enjoy a busy but well-structured workshop environment
    • Have strong organizational and prioritization skill with the ability to multi-task
    • Be self-motivated with initiative and work unsupervised

     

    If you feel, or know someone who is qualified, please apply with a cover letter and resume. We thank all those that apply, however only those who meet our requirements will be contacted.

  • Sales Representative - The Dilawri Group

    The Dilawri Group, one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, is a family owned organization that believes in strong quality, integrity, and teamwork, with a great opportunity for a Sales Representative at various locations.

    Under general supervision of the Sales Manager, the Sales Representative is responsible for greeting customers at the dealership, identifying their transportation/vehicle needs, demonstrating the features and benefits of selected vehicles in relation to those needs, arranging test drives for customers, determining customers’ interest towards the successful agreement of purchase, sale and delivery of the vehicle.

    The Role:

    • Sell vehicles to obtain dealership profit, increase volume and maintain customer satisfaction
    • Examine and analyze actions continually to best manage time and plan more effectively
    • Keep abreast of technological changes in automotive industry including: new products, features, accessories, and the benefits to customers
    • Recognize that business is built on customer satisfaction and work diligently toward that goal.
    • Identify each client’s vehicle requirements by asking questions and listening
    • Demonstrate vehicles
    • Deliver vehicles to customers and ensure the customer understands the operating features, warranty conditions and all related documents in order to establish customer loyalty
    • Maintain an owner follow-up and prospect development system to encourage repeat referral and new business; through dedicated computer system
    • Acquaint customers with service department personnel to emphasize quality and efficiency of dealership operations
    • Prepare reports on all sales activities, including prospecting, follow-ups, sales presentations, new clients, repeat clients, etc.
    • Accurately complete all appropriate paperwork related to sales on a timely manner
    • Attend all department meetings
    • Follow all company and manufacturer policies, directives and procedures
    • Comply with required health and safety regulations.
    • Perform any other duties as required
    • Follow the structured sales process
    • Prospect and deal with existing dealership customers

    Performance Criteria:

    • Positive feedback from customers
    • Expected sales volume and closing ratio
    • Achieve gross profit levels
    • Retention and growth of clientele portfolio

    Skill and Effort:

    • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
    • Financially motivated with an ambitious and outgoing attitude
    • Effective listener and communicator
    • Strong observation abilities
    • Manual dexterity for typing / keyboarding
    • Computer literate

    The Ideal Candidate:

    • Good communication and interpersonal skills
    • Customer oriented
    • 1-2 years’ related sales experience, preferred.
    • Broad understanding of automotive terminology
    • Additional languages, an asset.

    Working Conditions:

    • Routinely manage deadlines
    • Routinely stand or sit for prolonged periods
    • Frequent work outside of regular hours
    • Occasionally manage stressful situations involving upset or impatient people