Hire Desk Controller

Location Enfield
Discipline: Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Accommodation, Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Hire Administrator, Hire Manager , Senior Hire Controller , Hire Coordinator, Hire Controller
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £23k - 28k per year
Contact name: Dario Storto

Contact email: dario.storto@pathrecruitment.com
Contact phone: 01933 667228
Job ref: 38942
Published: about 2 months ago

As a Hire Desk Controller, you will work closely with the depot manager assisting in the day to day requirements of a successful plant hire depot based in the Enfield area of North London. You will be the focal point of the depot for customers/clients who are seeking rental solutions locally. This is a great opportunity to join an expanding hire company and form a progressive career.

Benefits of a Hire desk controller

  • No weekend work
  • Excellent pay structure
  • Training and career progression available
  • Company rewards for invested efforts
  • Hrs 7.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday

As a Hire Desk Controller, you will work closely with the depot manager assisting in the day to day requirements of a successful plant hire depot based in the Enfield area of North London. You will be the focal point of the depot for customers/clients who are seeking rental solutions locally. This is a great opportunity to join an expanding hire company and form a progressive career. 

Duties of the Hire Controller to include:

  • Ensuring a high level of customer service is delivered at all times over the phone and face to face
  • Organise all on/off plant hire and paperwork relating to hire and sales
  • Maximising targets and sales opportunities
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with suppliers and fellow team members
  • Liaising with other depots to check availability of equipment
  • Distribution of daily incoming and outgoing paperwork
  • Assist with other general duties as and when required

The Ideal Hire Desk Controller

  • Previous experience working within the tool hire industry is preferable
  • PC literate with good attention to detail
  • Excellent communication/customer service skills with a clear/professional telephone manner
  • Ability to work under pressure to set deadlines and prioritise tasks along with a confident and flexible attitude.
  • Full UK Driving licence

As a Hire Desk Controller you will need to be motivated and keen to learn the range of tools and equipment. You will be a positive and confident communicator, who enjoys contributing to a busy team. The ability to work quickly and accurately, while under pressure would be a great asset for this busy environment.