Workshop Manager

Location Northampton
Discipline: Plant Hire, Heavy Plant, Construction Plant, Capital Equipment
Associated job titles: Workshop Supervisor, Workshop Manager, Chargehand
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Vehicle
Contact name: Georgina Wittich

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667220
Job ref: 38962
Published: about 2 months ago

Workshop Manager - Salary up to £40k DOE plus a company van + plenty of overtime available -  For this role you will need to be hands on and based at the depot in Northampton, working Monday to Friday. 

Beneits for the Workshop Manager

  • Salary up to £40k DOE 
  • Company Van
  • 28 days holiday (inc bank holidays)
  • Extensive growth plans for the next 5 years
  • Pension scheme

Your Responsibilities as the Workshop Manager

  • As the workshop manager, you will be required to supervise the engineers, assisting them with the maintenance and repairs of plant equipment
  • You will be distributing the workload, ensuring all equipment breakdowns are responded to promptly and efficiently
  • Make sure all paperwork and records are filled out correctly
  • You will be dealing with ordering of parts and stock control
  • Assisting with any additional training as required

Key Requirements for the Workshop Manager

  • Hold a Full UK driving license.
  • Ideally have an SVQ/NVQ or City and Guilds mechanical or plant qualification, although time served experience would also be considered for this position.
  • Previous experience with plant hire

We welcome applications from candidates with previous experience as a workshop supervisor, workshop plant supervisor, workshop chargehand, Workshop Team leader or leading hand from the construction plant/diesel plant sect