Workshop Supervisor

Location Newport
Discipline: Powered Access, Lifting & Handling
Associated job titles: Workshop Supervisor, Workshop Manager, Workshop Engineer , Engineer Mechanic
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30k - 36k per year + Overtime+Bonus
Contact name: Georgina Wittich

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667220
Job ref: 38856
Published: about 1 month ago

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the UK's leading equipment hire companies who supply to the construction industry as a workshop supervisor, with Monday to Friday working hours plus a company van.

The Role:

  • As a workshop supervisor, you will be carrying out maintenance, and services to all types of equipment such as forklifts or powered access.
  • You will be managing a team of fitters, making sure everything is ready to go back out for hire.
  • Motivating staff to achieve their potential and overall effectiveness of their performance.
  • You will need to manage administrative tasks and complete all paperwork accurately and on time.
  • You will need to be able to work well under pressure and retain a positive attitude to customer service


  • You will have previous experience as a workshop supervisor, senior engineer, powered access engineer or fitter, plant engineer, or fitter.
  • You will have previous hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, and mechanical experience gained in plant, forklifts or powered access.
  • You will have the ability to service, fault finding, and repair accordingly.
  • You will hold a driving license.
  • You will ideally hold LOLER, and it would be advantageous if you also hold a CAP license.

The Company:

You will be working for a national construction company, with depots all across the UK that supply a wide range of powered access machinery. To continue to provide their excellent quality of service and support, they are looking to recruit a workshop supervisor to join one of their busiest depots near Eastleigh, who has an enthusiastic attitude and is self-motivated to maintain a meticulous standard at all times.


  • Monday to Friday working hours.
  • Company Van
  • 23 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Overtime at an additional rate.
  • Profit Share Scheme.
  • Healthcare

Please note that all potential employment offers are subject to pre-employment checks.