Depot Supervisor - Plant & Tool Hire

Location Havant
Discipline: Agricultural, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Workshop Supervisor, Assistant Manager , Mobile Plant Engineer , Supervisor Technician , Plant Fitter , Mobile Fitter , Mobile Engineer , Mechanical Fitter , Mechanical Engineer , Chargehand
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + DOE
Contact name: Karen Rainbow

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667 222
Job ref: 39649
Published: 20 days ago

Depot Supervisor - Based in Portsmouth -  Up to £35k - A great opportunity to join a well-established hire company, where you will be responsible for the running of the workshop by maximising plant for hire, mentoring a team of fitters, ensuring that all equipment is maintained and implementing standards for health and safety within the work place.

The Role:

The Depot Supervisor will be responsible for a stable team of fitters, providing support and guidance whilst continually being hands-on when needed on construction plant equipment. Your main responsibility will be to ensure the efficient running of the workshop

Duties of the Depot Supervisor

  • Support and assist with leadership and technical advice to fitters
  • 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 

Ideal Candidate

  • Previous experience in repairing plant equipment such as diggers, dumpers, generators and power tools
  • Proven experience in a senior role with relevant qualification or time-served
  • 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 £35k salary DOE

25 days holiday + Bank Holidays

No Weekends