Breakdown Controller

Location Magor
Discipline: Plant Hire, Construction Equipment, Rail Plant, Heavy Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Senior Parts Consultant, Regional Sales Manager, Hire Manager , Senior Hire Controller , Plant/Rental Administrator , Hire Coordinator, Hire Controller, Assistant Hire Controller , Hire Administrator, Parts Advisor , Parts Consultant, Senior Parts advisor , Hire Desk Controller
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £28k - 34k per year
Contact name: Rachel Simpson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667229
Job ref: 43687
Published: 15 days ago

A brand new job opportunity has become available for a Breakdown Controller to join a busy hire depot near Newport. Great opportunity for career progression and room to expand your skillset! Sounds like something you are looking for? Then keep reading!

Benefits of the Breakdown Controller

  • Mon to Fri 8.30am - 5pm
  • 23 days holiday plus bank holidays 
  • Salary -circa £34k

Role of the Breakdown Controller

Reporting to the Fleet Optimisation Manager, the breakdown controller will assist and support the company with a range of key tasks which include:

  • Working within a fast paced service department, coordinating and despatch engineers to breakdowns.
  • Completing all administration tasks including data entry, filing and maintaining service reports.
  • Obtaining parts and processing orders.
  • Raising purchase orders
  • Provide live job updates

The Ideal Breakdown Controller will have the following attributes

  • Experience working within the plant hire, tool hire, powered access hire industries, or a manufacturer, dealership of plant equipment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Previous experience as a breakdown controller, hire controller, parts advisor, parts coordinator, maintenance coordinator, maintenance controller, service advisor, service controller, service coordinator, breakdown coordinator or similar.
  • Experience with IT systems, Microsoft office, Excel, data entry and data systems such as Syrinx or Insphire. 
  • Ability to adapt your approach and priorities in line with company requirements

Due to our client's success and growth within the plant hire/construction industry, they are looking for a versatile and adaptable breakdown controller who has previous experience working within this sector.

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