Service Manager

Location Bristol
Discipline: Heavy Plant, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Workshop Manager, Supervisor Technician , Workshop Supervisor, Technical Manager , Depot Manager
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Company vehicle
Contact name: Karen Rainbow

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667 222
Job ref: 41698
Published: 10 days ago

An unmissable opportunity to join a well respected and expanding construction plant rental group as a Service Manager, where you will be responsible for the aftersales service, contracts and delivery of a busy depot near Bristol, salary up to £55,000 + car.

Responsibilities of the Service Manager

  • As the service 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 knowlegde on the plant equipment 
  • Submit KPI's working towards and achieving P+L's.
  • Oversee correct use of PPE equipment and health and safety practises.
  • Fully conversant with transport legislation
  • Ensure full adherence to Health and Safety matters and quality processes.

Requirements of the Service Manager:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Have a proven plant hire and management background.
  • You will also have a mechanical background and technical knowledge of plant machinery such as excavators, dumpers or diggers.
  • Previous experience working as a depot manager, service manager, assistant manager, 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 Service Manager:

  • Monday to Friday working hours
  • Salary up to £55,000
  • 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  manager to take on the role and keep up with the demands of a busy depot