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Workshop Manager - Dartford

Salary: £40,000

Location: Dartford

Job type: Permanent

Category: Management

Workshop Manager Dartford This is an exciting opportunity for a talented Workshop Manager to join one of the UK’s leading vehicle rental specialists, heading the technical team at our busy new prestigious site in Dartford. Your role, as Workshop Manager, is about supporting our customers to deliver on their business promises. Your aim; ensuring we get their vehicle back on the road safely and in quick time. Managing a significantly sized team, you will oversee maintenance, servicing, and warranty work for a fleet of vehicles, alongside regional workshop support of other Northgate sites and large corporate client fleets in Central London. Dartford is set to become our largest site in London with a broad client base and constantly changing workload. Dartford will be moving into a brand new, purpose-built building, still in Dartford, where we will have all of the state-of-the-art equipment and facilities where there is further opportunity for both business and personal growth – this will be an exciting place to be. Accountable for day-to-day performance across all aspects of the workshop, we are looking to you to develop a results-focused Motor Vehicle Technician and workshop team that complies with the highest technical and quality standards, drive innovation and improvement to minimise vehicle downtime and, above all, deliver on our service commitment to customers. There is a family feel in Dartford, a culture where every individual is valued and customer service is paramount. This role comes with a company car and lots of other benefits About you * At heart, you are a qualified level 3 technical expert with a solid workshop management background - your team value your expert technical knowledge, input and guidance. * You have a common-sense business approach - you know what makes a great workshop and how to maximise efficiencies and opportunities to produce outstanding results. * Above all, you are a people person - you care about your team and understand that a one-size-fits-all approach is not always the best way to create a high-performing workshop team. * You are a natural coach and love to share your knowledge with others - nothing gives you more job satisfaction than seeing a colleague you have supported doing well. * You have a passion for customer service - you understand what is important to your customers and suppliers. If there is an issue, as Workshop Manager, you will know just how to solve it. As Workshop Manager, we offer: * A competitive salary with additional 10% OTE bonus * A company car scheme or car allowance and additional employee benefits (including employee assistance, life assurance, pension, retailer discounts etc.) * A clear career development pathway and our commitment to supporting your professional development through in-house and industry-recognised training. * A forward-thinking, modern workshop environment equipped with the latest technology and manufacturer-specific diagnostic tools, where a zero-tolerance safety culture is our priority. * The opportunity to work with and service world-renowned automotive brands including Ford, Mercedes, Vauxhall & Peugeot. Be part of the future of vehicle rental If you would love to lead one of our amazing teams as Workshop Manager, we encourage you to find out more


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