Workshop Supervisor

Location St Albans
Discipline: Plant Hire, Agricultural, Heavy Plant, Demolition, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Workshop Manager, Senior Engineer, Chargehand
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + plus company van
Contact name: Rachel Simpson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667229
Job ref: 38754
Published: 5 months ago

Workshop Supervisor  - Based near St Albans - An exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced candidate who has experience within the construction plant industry to join a well established hire company. Competitive salary plus company van.

Duties of the workshop supervisor:

  • Arranging delivery and collection of plant machinery
  • 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.
  • Previous experience as a workshop supervisor, workshop manager, workshop chargehand, workshop foreperson, or senior engineer. 
  • NVQ level 2 or C & G in Plant Maintenance would be preferred - time-served experience considered
  • Administration 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

The ideal candidate will be located in either of the following areas Bovingdon, Watford, Harpdenden, St Albans, Hemel Hempstead and surrounding areas.