HGV Workshop Controller - Aldershot

Excel Resourcing
£32000 - £36000/annum
11 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
HGV Workshop Controller - Aldershot

My client is looking for a Workshop Controller to come into their Depot, in a mostly office based position. The role will split you time mainly on the workshop floor, as well as Office based. You must have relevant recent experience working within the Heavy Commercial Vehicle Industry working on HGV / Truck / Bus.

Candidates for this position must have C&G 3 or NVQ 3 or comparable qualifications.

The main duties and skills are outlined below.

- Oversee the daily running of the workshop, booking in of work and prioritising workload to meet customer needs, ensuring a steady flow of work through the workshop.
- Estimate both mechanical and body repairs to vehicles and trailers.
- Liaise with external and internal customers to ensure work is authorised.
- Liaise and negotiate with parts department to ensure parts availability and ensure service exchange and warranty parts procedures are adhered to.
- Ensure customers` service schedules, MOT and O Licence requirements are maintained, schedule, book and control MOT appointments.
- Provide technical support to the workshop and external customers.
- Monitor job cards and service documentation for completeness and accuracy.
- Oversee all Health and Safety regulations and safe working practices are adhered to within the workshop.
- Ensure the provision and ongoing condition of workshop tools and equipment, arranging purchase, repair and calibration.
- Ensure a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness is maintained within the workshop in order to maintain the company image and a safe working environment.
- Supervise workshop staff, including monitoring of timekeeping and productivity, authorising overtime, identifying training needs.
- Ensure service/inspection documentation is correctly completed and customer defect procedures adhered to.
- Assist in maintaining a daily flow of quality job cards to Service Administrator/Costing Clerk for costing/invoicing.

Candidates with a HGV License will be preferred

Hours of work: Monday to Friday 7.30am to 17.30pm with 1 hour unpaid lunch break, Alternate Saturdays 8.00 to 13.00

In return my client is offering a rate of £32-36k per annum plus Package

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