Workshop Supervisor

Location Caerphilly
Discipline: Plant Hire, Tool Hire, Powered Access, Agricultural, Material Handling, Cranes, Heavy Plant, Construction Plant
Associated job titles: Workshop Manager, Service Manager, Chargehand
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + van
Contact name: Rachel Simpson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01933 667229
Job ref: 32737
Published: 14 days ago

Workshop Supervisor - Based near Caerphilly - £35k DOE with company van, mobile phone, and tablet. An unmissable opportunity to join a well-established hire company, where you will oversee a small, stable team of engineers. 

£30k - £35k salary DOE
No Weekends
Company Van 

The Role:

The Workshop Supervisor will be responsible for a stable team of engineers, providing support and guidance, to ensure the efficient running of the workshop. You may already be a workshop foreperson, workshop supervisor, service manager, chargehand, plant manager, or senior engineer in plant hire or heavy plant.

Duties of the Workshop Supervisor

  • 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 desirable but not essential
  • Excellent communication 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

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