Hire Desk Controller


Reference: 31975
£23k - 28k per year
Closing Date: 17/09/2019

Hire Desk Controller

HIRE DESK CONTROLLER (Commutable from Alcester, Redditch, Studley & surrounding villages/towns)

Please note this hire desk controller role could develop into an assistant manager, team leader or supervisor role and will be the number 2 in the depot. Learning from an experienced manager you will take the lead with certain customers & be happy to chase warm leads from lapsed or potential new customers.

Position: Hire Desk Controller (Plant hire, tool hire & access/lifting or specialist)

The Company
Our prestigious client has been established for many years, during which time, due to their excellent service they have become one of the largest suppliers of construction equipment hire in the UK.

They currently have a network of several national depots, with additional new depots planned for other areas in England. They are presently recruiting a Hire Desk Controller to join them at their depot based in Worcestershire near to Bromsgrove.

The Role / Ideal Candidate 
You will have previous experience within the  heavy plant or plant/tool hire industry or related sectors. You will have excellent customer service skills and the ability to work under pressure in a highly competitive environment. Spinning plates sound familiar? Working alongside colleagues, customers while arranging hires, sales and transport.

Your key responsibilities will involve hire desk duties, inbound/ outbound calls, potential goods in/out and stock taking. This is a dedicated team therefore a flexible working attitude is essential.

An incredibly varied role offering a great opportunity for career progression.



  • Dealing with customer queries and orders in a professional manner
  • General administration duties
  • Pro-actively promote the Company at all times
  • Develop a professional relationship with internal and external clients
  • Assist in converting enquiries into orders and up selling.

Benefits for the Hire Desk Controller

£25k £30k - salary is purely dependent on the market/ what can you bring to the table? Please discuss this when you call.

Hours: Monday to Friday no need for weekends in this hire role!

Interviews can take place ASAP.





Construction Plant, Heavy Plant, Material Handling, Non Mechanical, Plant Hire, Rail Plant

Alternative Job Title(s):

Assistant Manager,Hire Coordinator,Rental Manager,Senior Hire Controller,Team Leader,Tool Hire Supervisor,Transport Controller


Life cover,Pension