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Workshop Manager

Salary: £40,000

Location: Caerphilly

Job type: Permanent

Category: Management

Platform Resourcing Limited are a recruitment agency based in South Wales. We take the time to understand our client and candidates needs so that we are able to help those looking to hire and those looking for work to get the best fit for them. We are currently working in partnership with a successful Transport Company based in Caerphilly. This business is currently looking to employ a Workshop Manager to manage, schedule and oversee all maintenance work and staff within the workshop whilst ensuring adherence to safety requirements. The successful candidate will have similar experience within the HGV industry and should hold an NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance. Details: * Location: Caerphilly * Salary: up to £40k * 8.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday * Pension Job Role * The Workshop Manager will manage a team of engineers and oversee the general workshop operations. * Schedule, allocate and oversee maintenance work whilst adhering to relevant company and external body legislation. * Ensuring vehicles are prepared, working to tight deadlines. * Distribution of jobs, briefing staff daily. * Planning incoming work, prioritising workload and managing servicing/repair schedule. * Staff management, including organising rotas, holidays, sickness and absences. * Dealing with staff appraisals and disciplinaries. * To monitor and address repeat defect trends. * To ensure all job cards are correct and complete, ensuring all relevant info is recorded and documented as well as inspection sheet sign offs. * To carry out quality checks. * Ensuring parts/stock is available to fulfil work required. * To ensure correct procedures are followed. * Liaise with other departments including Service department. * Maintain a safe and tidy workshop. * Ensure safe operation of equipment and staff compliance. * Conduct toolbox talks. Experience & Qualifications Required * City & Guilds/NVQ Level 3 in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repairs * Experience within a similar role within the HGV industry (e.g. Workshop Manager, Workshop Controller, Workshop Supervisor, Engineering Manager etc.) * Proven track record in Management of staff, a team of engineers preferably * Excellent Communication skills both written and verbal If this Workshop Manager role sounds ideal for you, please send your CV immediately or for further information please contact the Newport branch (phone number removed). Privacy and General Data Protection Policy By applying for this position, you are giving consent for Platform Resourcing Limited to contact you regarding this vacancy and to discuss potential opportunities that would be seen to be in both parties’ interest for the explicit reason of assisting you to find work. Your details will not be passed on to any prospective employer/s without your prior consent. Platform Resourcing will not share any of your details with any third parties unless deemed suitable by you as the applicant/data subject. The above is a general overview and should not be used as a comprehensive list of Platform Resourcing Limited’s commitments. You can find more information on how we handle your data please see our Data Protection and General Data Protection Policy within our policies page on our company website. If you have any questions, please call before applying. Platform Resourcing are advertising this vacancy and are acting as an employment agency

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