HGV Garage Manager

Recruiter
Qualtech Resourcing Ltd
Location
Leeds
Salary
£22000 - £30000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a busy independent LGV maintenance provider, is currently seeking a Maintenance Manager to undertake the following duties:
- Taking calls from customers regarding their mechanical needs
- Booking in jobs and seeing through from initial call to completion
- Delegating work in a proactive, efficient and approachable manner
- Managing planned maintenance and due dates
- Booking external work such as MOT, tacho work, LEZ, etc.
- Overseeing any admin tasks related to the garage
- Overseeing and managing parts and purchasing for the garage, inc. price comparisons
- Pricing work and checking job cards to prepare for invoicing
- Maintaining excellent customer relations and understanding the customers’ needs

Vital assets:
- Good communication and people skills
- Excellent organisation
- Mechanical understanding and experience of large goods vehicles
- Experience of planning and carrying out routine maintenance of large goods vehicles
- Ability to manage work load on a daily basis; assigning work to mechanics as necessary.

In an ideal world:
- Full UK driving licence (Cat C and/or C+E would be a benefit but not necessity)
- Experience of managing a busy garage environment
- Good computer skills

What is on offer:
Friendly and welcoming working environment
Good resources
Fairness and flexibility
Training on computer systems
Support and backup of directors

Start date:
Negotiable – Immediate start available

Shift patterns:
Mon to Fri, Sat am available – hours and times negotiable to suit needs of both parties.

Salary:
Negotiable – excellent rates of pay / package available

This is a ‘full on’ role and would suit somebody with drive and enthusiasm who wishes to thrive and who enjoys working in a busy environment