Hire Controller


Reference: 32153
£25k - 30k per year
Closing Date: 13/01/2020
West Midlands

Hire Controller

Urgent Hire Controller needed for a specialist role within plant hire, if you work within construction plant then read on! 

This new role based within the Central Hire Desk will be helping to run new and existing projects within plant hire and civil engineering Nationwide. As a Hire Controller, you will be sourcing equipment from your own fleet, preferred suppliers and competitors to assist Quantity surveyors, project managers and internal staff.  If I can be honest we have placed other hire staff who have benefitted from career progression, pay rises etc. 

An established and well-recognised hire company who supply plant, tools and access equipment to the building and construction sectors. Now due to expansion, they are looking for an additional Hire controller to facilitate client’s needs.

The duties of the Hire Controller are to essentially manage all orders offering technical advice and solutions to all hire requests. This includes:

  • You will coordinate all orders for plant hire, temporary accommodation & indeed rail/pumps or lifting equipment
  • Source heavy and operated plant at short notice for your internal customers
  • To be the focal point within the team for customers and other staff who are seeking rental solutions on a daily / weekly basis.
  • Ensuring the customer is kept informed at all times of hire orders and purchases.

To be successful within the role of Hire Controller, you will have previously worked in positions such as a Plant Controller, Site Administrator, Hire Desk Coordinator, Internal Plant Coordinator, Rental Manager, or Senior Hire Controller. If you have a specialist plant hire background or have been implanted with a client then we would love to speak with you NOW! 

Benefits of the Hire Controller role, aside from dress down days, "fat Friday" treat days, corporate benefits:

•Career progression into more senior positions

•Varied role with the chance to provide consultative advice





Accommodation, Construction Plant, Cranes, Lifting & Handling, Material Handling, Plant Hire, Powered Access

Alternative Job Title(s):

Hire Controller,Hire Coordinator,Hire Desk Controller,Hire Manager,Plant/Rental Administrator,Rental Manager,Senior Hire Controller


Healthcare,Life cover,Pension

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Talk to Leo Edwards, our specialist consultant managing this position.

01933 667 223