Kirby-Smith Machinery Hires Sinkinson as Technician Recruiter and Retention Specialist
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK Kirby-Smith Machinery hires Bill Sinkinson as Technician Recruiter and Retention Specialist. He will be responsible for recruiting, developing, and retaining quality service technicians for Kirby-Smith's 10 branch locations across Oklahoma, Texas, Missouri, and Kansas.
Sinkinson brings valuable hands-on experience to the role, having served as a Service Technician while attending the Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology Komatsu Program for 2 years with Kirby-Smith. He completed the ACT program in 2015 and has also served as a service writer for the Oklahoma-City, Oklahoma, based equipment distributor.
Sinkinson has a background in training and program development from his time in the Marine Corps, and is passionate about the work involved in this new position.
"I believe that mentoring and developing quality technicians is the life blood for our company's Service Department," said Sinkinson. "I look forward to working with the staff to develop a quality training plan and programs that support the growth of our technicians here at Kirby-Smith."
"With growth comes the need for even more high quality, skilled employees," said Kathy Dunn, Human Resource Manager for Kirby-Smith. "Having Bill on board to concentrate solely on the recruitment of service technicians and students for our technology school programs will allow us to place an even greater emphasis on the quality of skills brought to our company."
Sinkinson served 11 years of active duty in the United States Marine Corps. He has a Bachelor of Art in English from the Virginia Military Institute and an associate's degree in diesel technology from OSUIT. He moved to Shawnee, Oklahoma, in 2013. Sinkinson and his wife, Jenny, have three children- Camiryn, Elizabeth, and W.