Branch Manager

Job ID
Regular Full-Time
Location : Name
Hawthorne - Escondido


POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for designated area of responsibility which includes: Branch, employees, and fleet.



  1. Manage operations to ensure productivity, customer service, and profitability.
  2. Assist and ensure that all invoices are completed accurately on time
  3. Build relationships with customers and promote rental and allied sales
  4. Oversee facility issues and resolve any problem issues.
  5. Prepare reports as per request of Corp. Rental Manager.
  6. Manage personnel matters.
  7. Oversee all safety matters, including audits, safety training, OSHA compliance, DOT regulations and drug and alcohol testing.
  8. Make sure all direct reports attend all training available.
  9. Oversee trucking and dispatching of both company fleet and sublet trucking
  10. Code and Approve authorized accounts payable invoices.
  11. Assist Corp Rental Manager in acquisition and disposing of inventory(both Cat & Allied)
  12. Perform all other duties as assigned by management



  1. Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  2. Must Have 3 to 5 Years of experience in Construction Equipment Industry
  3. Minimum 3 years of supervisory experience.
  4. Strong sales and customer service experience.
  5. Knowledge and experience in the equipment rental industry preferred.
  6. An understanding of business accounting principles and budget preparation.
  7. Organizational and communication skills.
  8. Multi tasking capabilities.


TESTING REQUIREMENTS:  Applicants may be are required to pass a written and/or oral examination before being considered for employment in this position.



  1. Walking and moving about on foot often through uneven terrain.
  2. Handling: Seizes, helps or works with hands.
  3. Lifting: Raises or lowers miscellaneous equipment parts, small tools, batteries, and tampers.
  4. Reaching: Extends hands and arms in any direction.
  5. Stooping: Bends body downward and forward by bending at knees or waist.
  6. Standing: Remains in standing position if required to perform various functions of the job.
  7. Climbing: In and out of equipment.
  8. Vision: Read rental documents, invoices and bills.
  9. Talking: Communications by radio, phone, and in person.
  10. Sitting: Sits in equipment and in vehicles.



Lifting: Up to 25lbs. daily; frequent exertion



  1. Noise: Works in conditions with constant or intermittent noise.
  2. Temp/Weather: Works in an office environment outside with variations of temperature and weather.
  3. Exposure: Foul odors, fumes, bright lights, dust, gas, and harsh substances.


ACCOMMODATIONS:  Reasonable accommodations for essential functions of the position will be considered.

Hawthorne Cat® is an Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.

Hawthorne Cat® Participates in E-Verify.


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