Service Manager Under Offer STC
Job Type:
East London, South London
£35k - 40k per year + Bonus + Vehicle
Company Van
Closing Date:

Service Manager – Up to £40k + Company Vehicle

This Workshop based Service Manager role requires the successful candidate to be technically minded and have experience maintaining excavators, dumpers, mini diggers and a range of plant to support your team of engineers.

You will be working for a proactive business who supply plant machinery, power generation equipment, temporary power solutions and site accommodation to some of the biggest construction sites, events and civil engineering projects in the UK.

Duties of the Service Manager will include:

  • Setting an example to a team of fitters working on a range of plant from JCB, Terex, Komatsu, Bomag amongst others.
  • Ensuring time sensitive deadlines are met.
  • Take ownership of all workshop, yard and transport related activity
  • Offering customer support and liaising with suppliers
  • Work closely with all engineer and the hire desk
  • Able to fix, replace and diagnose faults to a high standard, providing technical support
  • Providing suggestions of how processes can be changed and made more effective

To be successful within the role of Service Manager, you will have previously worked in positions such as a Foreman, General Foreman, Workshop Manager, Service Supervisor, Senior Engineer, Charge Hand or Leading Hand working within plant hire or on heavy plant.


  • Experience managing equipment availability, stock/parts, budget control, warranty, damages, transport and service compliance.
  • Holding a CPC is desirable

You may be qualified to NVQ or City and Guilds standard or time served with good knowledge of health & safety, CANBUS etc deciding when to fix or when to replace within the fleet.

Benefits of the Service Manager role:

  • Training courses and regular 1-1 review meetings
  • With overtime/bonuses you can earn between £40k and £50k
  • Increased holiday allowance with time served.


Accommodation, Construction Plant, Heavy Plant, Plant Hire

Alternative Job Title(s):
Chargehand,Foreman,Service Manager,Service Manager,Supervisor

PATH is a specialist recruitment agency for the Specialist Hire Arena working within Plant or Tool Hire, Powered Access, Power Generation, Pumps, Rail, Lifting/Materials Non Mechanical Specialist related sectors.

Please Note: Not all Vacancies are advertised on our Website. If you would like to be considered for other opportunities, please visit our Candidates page where you shall see the option to Register and Upload your CV. A member of PATH Recruitment Ltd will be in touch if your Skills/Experience matches the Criteria.

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