Workshop Manager / Workshop Controller - Motor Trade

Recruiter
Octane Recruitment
Location
Guildford
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Workshop Controller / Workshop Foreman - Car Dealership - Guildford

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Workshop Controller for our clients site based in Guildford.

This is an exciting challenge for an experienced Workshop Controller with excellent Man Management skills, your main focus will be supervise and prioritise the Technicians and Administration staff accordingly in a very busy workshop.

You will be tasked with supervising a team of Technicians to make sure the work is done to a high standard while at a reasonable rate. It will be your job to make sure the vehicle goes through the workshop in a seamless manner while liaising with the Service Advisors who can keep the customer fully up to date. This is a vital role to make sure the Technicians keep on their toes but do all the work in the right way. The role will be busy so we need someone who isn't scared of working closely with the team and building a strong process.

The company is a busy dealership that will offer you the opportunity to utilise your skills and experience to help drive the department forward.

Experience:
We are looking for someone with a like for like background so experience within a Workshop Controllers role will be perfect. However we may also consider a strong candidate who wants to move up or someone with experience who can fit straight in.
You must have strong managerial skills and be able to prove you can control a workshop of Technicians efficiently.

Salary: £30,000 basic with on target earnings of upwards of £45,000 & various company benefits
Relevant systems experience such as Kerridge, Pinnacle and 1 Link would also be advantageous

Please send email your CV in the first instance to …
If this is not your current position but you have experience of working a main dealer as: Service Advisor, Sales Executive, Parts Advisor, Business Manager, Dealer Principal, Vehicle Technician, in fact any Dealership based role, then it is definitely worth sending in your CV as we have forged long standing relationships with many of the high quality Dealer Groups in the United Kingdom.