Randstad Call Center Lead in Farmington, Connecticut

Call Center Lead

job details:

  • location:Farmington, CT

  • salary:$19 - $23 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, May 17, 2018

  • experience:Lead

  • job type:Permanent

  • industry:Manufacturing

  • reference:S_644899

  • questions:crystal.petroski@randstadusa.com860-677-5757

job description

The Manufacturing Call Center Shift Supervisor is responsible for motivating and leading the Customer Service Team and trains new employees. The Supervisor will be responsible for providing excellent customer service to internal and external customer and will assist the Call Center Supervisor with handling escalated cases in a professional and empathetic manner.

This is a direct hire position for a major manufacturing company paying $19-23/hr. Excellent benefits vacation time and 401k. Must be able to work a rotating schedule between the hours of 7am to 7 pm (shifts are 7am-3:30pm OR 10:30am-7pm)

If you are interested, please email your resume AND a cover letter explaining why you would be a good fit for the role directly to Crystal.Petroski@randstadusa.com for immediate consideration!


The statements below are intended to describe the general nature and level of work in this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. The position may require that employees perform other duties as assigned.

1.Provide internal and external customers with high quality and efficient customer service by supporting, motivating, recognizing and rewarding the Customer Service Representatives.

2.Develop and implement training plans for new Customer Service Representatives according to the department needs

3.Assist department by answering phone calls, emails and voicemails when additional capacity is needed

4.Utilize SAP, SIS and OTRS to register cases, process quotes, orders and other sales or service related inquiries when additional help is needed.

5.Assist in resolving difficult customer disputes

Working hours: 7 AM - 6 PM


6.Ensure the workload is evenly distributed and that all customer requests are addressed by the end of the business day

7.Identify systems and workflow improvements to enhance the team-s efficiency

8.Support Call Center Supervisor by reporting on daily progress

9.Cross-train with the Service Administration Shift Supervisor and provide backup as needed

10.Work on special projects

11.Other administrative tasks as assigned by Management

12.Standard call center hours are 7am-7pm. A rotating 8 hour shift is required. Some work on weekends and holidays may also be required.


Customer Service and order entry experience is necessary. Experience working in a heavy volume call center is preferred. Good organizational skills and the ability to successfully multi-task is required. Time management skills necessary. Ability to communicate patiently and diplomatically is mandatory. Must be familiar with Microsoft Office; Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint is preferred. The candidate must be hard working and have a strong desire to lead a team.


Minimum High School graduate or equivalent. College degree or equivalent experience is preferred.


Please email your resume AND cover letter, explaining why you would be a good fit for this role directly to Crystal.Petroski@randstadusa.com for immediate consideration!

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