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.


 
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 2015
  • For Six years now, named as one of the 2015 Top 50 Employers in Canada.

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
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

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 2015 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.

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

Our Current Job Openings

  • General Manager - Winnipeg Honda

    A well respected import automotive dealership, located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Winnipeg Honda is looking for a General Manager.

    You should be an ambitious person who is interested in growing within the organization, understanding the roles individuals play within in teams and always willing to learn.

    Applicants must have multiple years leading teams, experience in sales and service, with extensive automotive knowledge and passion for the industry. Knowledge of financial statements, reporting methods, automotive financial lending and customer service are essential.

    The responsibilities of the successful candidate include, but not limited to:

    • Maintaining high-level of customer service as measured by the ownership and manufacturers
    • Achieve goals set out by ownership and senior management
    • Setting dealership-wide performance goals for sales and service departments
    • Monitoring sales targets, ensuring profitability
    • Interacting with customers, both personal and business; public and private
    • Participate and oversee dealership marketing and promotions (local, provincial and national campaigns)
    • Monitor employee performance, discipline, motivate and coach team members
    • Facilitate employee training and development
    • Conduct manufacturer relations, maintaining a positive relationship

    If you are the successful candidate, you will also:

    • Experience leading sales teams
    • Experience leading automotive service teams
    • Have fantastic interpersonal skills
    • Be self-motivated and task-oriented
    • Able to handle stress and meet deadlines
    • Handle difficult situations with composure and tact
    • Take initiative to problem-solve with little guidance, demonstrate good judgement
    • Knowledge of accounting and finance practices

    Candidates should have knowledge of industry-standard computer programs such as ADP and Reynolds & Reynolds, Dealer socket, strong Microsoft Office skills, especially in Excel, Word and Outlook with no aversion to learning new programs or applications and open to new technology. Post-secondary education in business and/or automotive technology is an asset, as is manufacturer’s training.

    If you are looking to move your career to the next level and have the ability to handle a demanding career, then apply today!

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

  • Auto Body Customer Service Representative - WAM Collision Centre

    Dilawri’s Crown Auto 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 Service Representative at its WAM (Waverly Auto Mall) Collision Centre locations.

    If you enjoy working in a fast paced environment under tight deadlines and have experience in assisting customers and providing excellent customer service, then Dilawri’s Crown Auto Group is looking to add you to the team!

    The Role:

    • Handle customer complaints with integrity and confidence and direct customers to Service Advisor or other appropriate individuals
    • Ensure reception area is neat and clean and exhibit an informed, professional approach with all customers
    • Answer body shop telephones and take messages, assist or make appointments for customers.
    • Approve and forward matched body shop orders and invoices to the Accounting Department on a timely basis
    • Prepare invoices and record amounts received
    • Collect payment from customers and issue receipts for goods and services
    • File company copies of body shop invoices.
    • Provide cash refunds or issue credit memoranda to customers for returned goods, as authorized by manager
    • Record/balance totals shown on cash register tapes or computer records; ensure invoice amounts and payment methods correspond; verify cash on hand to float
    • Operate credit card machines; verify balances at end of day and advise manager immediately of any cash shortages.
    • Close out customer and internal repair orders, as required, in a timely manner
    • Follow close out procedures and final balancing at shift end
    • Perform any other duties as required

    Skill and Effort:

    • Excellent listening and communication skills
    • Effective administrative and management expertise
    • Computer literate

    The Ideal Candidate:

    • Excellent organizational, multi-tasking and time management expertise
    • Great communication, interpersonal skills and customer oriented
    • Solid command of computers and Microsoft Office Programs
    • College / university degree an asset
    • Reception and cashier background.
    • Body Shop reception an asset
    • Knowledge of Manitoba Public Insurance processes an asset

    This position is subject to shift work during working hours, 4 day – 10 hour work weeks including Saturdays. Please apply in writing to this position, including a cover letter and resume.

  • 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
    • Support and reinforce various dealership processes as they relate to the One-to-One Service Process

     

     

    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.

  • Sales Representative - Automax

    The Dilawri Group, one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies, is a family owned organization that believes in strong quality, integrity, and teamwork, with a great opportunity for a Sales Representative its Automax Pre-owned Supercentre located in the Waverly Automall.

    If you’re looking to set yourself apart from the rest, and work in a successful organization which is growing, providing opportunities for you, then join Automax and The Dilawri Group!

     

    The Role:

    • 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
    • Identify each client’s vehicle requirements
    • Demonstrate vehicles
    • Deliver vehicles to customers and ensure the customer understands the operating features, warranty conditions and all related documents
    • Maintain an owner follow-up and prospect development to encourage repeat 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 department meetings
    • Follow company and manufacturer policies, directives and procedures
    • Perform any other duties as required
    • Follow the structured sales process
    • Prospect and deal with existing dealership customers

    The Ideal Candidate:

    • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
    • Customer oriented
    • Ambitious, disciplined
    • 1-2 years’ related sales experience, preferred.
    • Broad understanding of automotive terminology
    • Valid driver’s licence
    • Salesperson permit an asset
    • Additional languages an asset.

     

    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 - 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 Sales Representatives at its Crown Mazda location on Portage Avenue.

     

    Crown Mazda is a big city dealership, with a small town feel. We love our customers and providing an intimate customer experience is what we thrive on. If you are an enthusiastic and ambitious individual, looking for a career with no limits, then this is the position for you!

     

    Successful salespeople are outgoing, energetic and driven. Ideal candidates have customer service experience, namely in the automotive industry, retail sales or service industry. Knowledge of vehicles an asset, as is previous dealership experience.

     

    The Dilawri Group offers industry competitive wages, extensive world-class salesperson training and benefits, all wrapped up in a positive work environment!

     

    Join our Crown Mazda team today!

     

    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.

  • Salesperson - Crown Honda on McPhillips

    Crown Honda, located on McPhillips, is looking to build its team for 2015. If you are looking for a new challenge or have experience in sales and looking for employment where your earning potential is only determined by your effort, then let’s sit down and have a conversation!

     

    Sales Representatives are energetic people with enthusiasm who build rapport easily with those around them. Successful Representatives are customer-oriented, ambitious, disciplined, trustworthy, honest, work well in teams and have passion for automobiles. If this describes you and your personality, apply now!

     

    In addition to your resume, preference will be given to those who submit a short 1 to 3 minute video with their application, stating why they are the top candidate for the position.

     

    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.

  • Experienced Automotive Technician (Mechanic) - The Dilawri Group

    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 2015’s Best Small and Medium Employers.

    We’re looking for an experienced Automotive Technician to join our 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

    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
    • Manitoba Safety Certificate an asset

     

    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.