Workshop Supervisor

Location Cheshunt
Discipline: Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Powered Access, Pumps, Builders Merchants, Agricultural, Heavy Plant, Demolition, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Workshop Supervisor, Workshop Manager, Senior Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + company van
Contact name: Rachel Simpson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667229
Job ref: 38921
Published: 6 days ago

Workshop Supervisor - Reporting directly to the Depot Manager, the Workshop Supervisor will be responsible for overseeing a small team of fitters. This role will require a hands-on approach offering full support to other members of the team and promoting health and safety at all times.  Full responsibility for staff management and administration will also be a requirement.

Benefits of the Workshop Supervisor role

  • Competitive Salary of up to £35k DOE plus van.

  • Monday to Friday 7.45am-5pm

  • Autonomy to run the workshop while being hands-on within the team

  • Cover for the depot manager and attend training courses internally and externally

The workshop supervisor role will include:

  • Supervision of engineers in the workshop.

  • Assist with any maintenance or repairs on a range of small plant and tools.

  • Manage health & safety for the workshop, yard and staff working off-site 

  • Provide suggestions on how processes can be made more effective.

  • Carry out any administration tasks, ensuring all paperwork is up to date.

The Candidate

To be successful in this role, you may have previously worked in positions such as Workshop Supervisor, Leading Hand, Chargehand, Workshop Manager or Service Manager. You will also have experience dealing with plant, tools or construction equipment / Commercial vehicles and have a flexible attitude at all times. You must hold a Full UK driving license.

The Company:

You will be joining a reputable hire company who supply specialist mechanical, electrical and hydraulic equipment to various industries throughout the UK. They are now seeking a motivated and ambitious workshop supervisor who can take on the challenge of running a fast paced workshop, who can be hands on, and provide strong leadership.

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