Depot Manager

Location Patchway
Discipline: Powered Access, Agricultural, Heavy Plant, Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Goods in , Major Accounts Manager , Hire Manager , Rental Manager , New Business Manager , Regional Sales Manager , Key Account Manager , Depot Manager
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + DOE + vehicle
Contact name: Karen Rainbow

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667 222
Job ref: 43072
Published: 10 days ago

An exciting new opportunity in Bristol for a Depot Manager! This is for a company looking to expand into the Bristol area having achieved huge success with their brand in other areas of the UK

Salary up to £50k DOE + vehicle + benefits

Are you looking to join a well-respected and expanding construction plant hire group as a Depot Manager, where you will be responsible for the day to day operations, sales and delivery of a busy depot near Bristol

Responsibilities of the Depot Manager

  • As the Depot manager, you will continuously improve standards and liaise with colleagues to optimise efficiency and identify new business opportunities

  • Coordinate services and maintenance of plant equipment

  • Negotiate with suppliers.

  • Assist the engineering team with technical knowledge on the plant equipment

  • Submit KPI's working towards and achieving P+L's.

  • Oversee correct use of PPE equipment and health and safety practices

  • Fully conversant with transport and deliveries

  • Ensure full adherence to Health and Safety matters and quality processes.

Requirements of the Depot Manager:

  • Excellent communication skills

  • A proven construction plant hire and management background.

  • Some mechanical background and technical knowledge of plant machinery, powered access, lifting equipment small tools would be an advantage

  • Previous experience working as a depot manager, service manager, assistant manager, account manager, ops supervisor or workshop manager

  • Ability to work under pressure to set deadlines and prioritise tasks

  • A confident and flexible attitude

  • Full UK Driving licence

Benefits of the Depot Manager:

  • Monday to Friday working hours

  • Salary up to £50,000 DOE

  • Company car

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays

  • Pension Scheme

  • Health care scheme

  • Internal promotions

The Company:

You would be joining a construction hire company that supply a wide range of plant and construction machinery throughout the UK. They are now seeking an experienced Depot Manager to help set up and oversee a new depot based in Bristol

Interested in taking the reins as a Depot Manager? Then hit that apply button today! Or contact me on 01933 667222 or email;