Depot Supervisor

Location Bristol
Discipline: Plant Hire, Agricultural, Heavy Plant, Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Workshop Supervisor, Mobile Fitter , Mechanical Fitter , Mechanical Engineer , Heavy Plant Engineer , Diesel Fitter , Diesel Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + DOE
Contact name: Karen Rainbow

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667 222
Job ref: 39531
Published: 5 days ago

Depot Workshop Supervisor - Based in Bristol -  Up to £40k DOE- A great opportunity to join a well-established hire company, where you will oversee a small, stable team of engineers.  

The Role:

The Workshop Supervisor will be responsible for a stable team of engineers, providing support and guidance whilst continually being hands-on when needed repairing plant equipment such as diggers, dumpers, excavators, telehandlers, etc. Your main responsibility will be to ensure the efficient running of the workshop. You may already be a senior engineer in plant hire or heavy plant looking for a step up, if so, this could be your next career move!!

Duties of the Workshop Supervisor

  • Support and assist with leadership and technical advice to engineers

  • Oversee the availability of equipment/spares

  • Liaise with colleagues to optimize efficiency and implement lean ways of working

  • Carry out risk assessments to meet health and safety guidelines

  • Provide efficient cost management of spares and repairs to equipment and vehicles

  • Workshop staff Management

Ideal Candidate

  • Previous experience in repairing plant machinery is essential.

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Leadership and decision making

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

  • A confident and flexible attitude

  • Full UK Driving license

Up to £40k salary DOE
No Weekends