Workshop Controller

Bristol Street Motors
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

As one of the largest Motor Retailer in the UK Vertu Motors` continued success is based on strong performance, growth and leadership. Our Mission Statement "To deliver an outstanding customer motoring experience through honesty and trust" is central to any role in our business, ensuring our customers receive the right experience for them.

We are looking to recruit a talented Workshop Controller to join our Ford Bolton dealership. Our Ford Bolton dealership will be turning into a Ford Store later this year and is going from strength to strength. With a team of 11 technicians in total you can see why the role is one of the busiest and most important roles within the Dealership. This is a great time to join a growing dealership, there is real potential for progression and also to go onto Ford`s Management programme.

Your role will role consist of assigning work to Vehicle Technicians to ensure the smooth running of the workshop. You will be liaising daily with the Service Department, and be on hand to answer any queries from other departments and our customers. You will be responsible for ensuring all incoming work is planned as well as managing the time and resource. Workshop Controllers assign technicians to tasks ensuring productivity is maximised and that deadlines are adhered to. As a line manager, you will be responsible for performance management, coaching and development of the team. Quality checking, ordering of parts, audits and compliance as well as health and safety are also important aspects of this role.

We are looking for you to be an experienced Workshop Controller ideally within a franchised motor retail environment. You will have an enviable and proven track record of performance with excellent organisational and communication skills. You will also have the ability to lead, coach and develop your team and know how to get the best out of people, so they perform to their highest level.

If you are successful you can look forward to ongoing training opportunities, career progression and a range of benefits you would expect from an employer of choice, including a competitive salary and performance-related bonus, childcare voucher scheme, share incentive plan, pension scheme and Vertu rewards scheme If you are interested in joining the most progressive team in the industry please apply now.