Workshop Foreman

Recruiter
Direct workforce
Location
Lincoln
Salary
28000.0000
Posted
15 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Hours per week:

45 hours per week 8am-17:30

Brief introduction:

Direct Workforce are working with our well established client to recruit for an experienced Workshop Foreman with commercial vehicle experience to work in Lincoln.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • To manage the process of optimising workshop resources to meet agreed departmental budgets.
  • To ensure all Service diagnostic and repair work is completed efficiently and competently to group and Manufacturers standards.
  • Monitor individual and workshop efficiencies to ensure key performance indicators are met.
  • Plan the distribution of work amongst the team utilising available skills mix
  • To manage the process of optimising workshop resources to meet agreed departmental budgets.
  • To ensure customer requirements are fully understood and communicated in an effective manner to other members of the department
  • The position will focus particularly on the accurate prognosis and first time repair of faults in order to achieve high levels of customer satisfaction

Skills/licences/experience required:

  • As a Workshop Foreman, you must have previous experience in a similar capacity.
  • Commercial Vehicle experience is essential
  • Communication and organisation are the key requirements, along with a strong customer service ethos. You also need:
  • Team Building Skills
  • Management Skills
  • Customer Focus
  • Communication skills
  • Analytical Ability
  • Commercial Awareness