Workshop Controller Fleet

Brite Services
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A Workshop Controller is required to provide effective management for a transport workshop at a commercial garage currently based in Tipton (West Mids) but ultimately to be based in Birmingham following refurbishment works.

You will be working for a prestigious utility business, managing and planning for the team (30%) and undertaking workshop activities (70%).

Workshop Controller duties will include:

  • Ensuring the efficient and cost effective operation of the workshop
  • Taking responsibility for the quality and productivity of the team’s work; setting targets and monitoring own and team’s performance; ensuring high standards and improving the image of the Workshop
  • Developing, motivating, coaching and training of the team and individuals.

Alongside the supervisory responsibilities above you will also undertake general workshop duties, these may include:

  • Routine maintenance of all vehicles (HGVs, Man trucks, landrovers)
  • Repairing and maintaining plant machinery, trailers and ancillary equipment
  • Gas, arc and MIG welding

To be successful in securing the position of Workshop Controller you will:

  • Have considerable mechanical experience
  • City & Guilds Motor Vehicle Certificate (minimum Level 2) or equivalent
  • Valid LGV (Class C minimum) driving licence

Supervisory experience would be a distinct advantage.

The Workshop Controller role offers free parking, an above-market-rate starting salary, increased holiday entitlement and an excellent pension scheme.