Service / Depot Manager - Commercial Vehicles, South Normanton
About Our Client
The business is a large-sized UK main dealer group that offers bespoke service and repairs to a specific brand / fleet of specialist vehicles for several high-profile customers.
My client is looking for a talented Service Manager, who will be responsible for their Commercial/HGV fleet vehicle operation, from their site located in South Normanton.
The Successful Applicant
The role of Service Manager holds responsibility for the management of all site aftersales operations.
Making sure that all agreed service levels are maintained whilst being carried out in an efficient and safe manner.
The successful candidate will ensure that the site runs in a cost-effective manner supporting the strategic direction of the wider business.
You will need to be an experienced Service Manager with experience in operational planning/management, people management & development, R & M contracts, process improvement and good profit and loss management experience.
Fully support the Workshop Controller, in his daily routine and take control of any ongoing issues.
Ensure the night shift work is confirmed two weeks, two days in advance and on day of booking, all parts for repairs and servicing are on the shelf and marked with the job No. Ensure that the work is prioritised and collection times noted in conjunction with the Workshop Controller.
Take full control of the WIP on a daily basis to ensure that every effort is made to ensure the WIP is kept under the KPI levels, questioning all old jobs to ensure prompt close down.
Previous experience in a similar role is essential coupled with solid people management skill to deliver and develop a team.
Take overall responsibility for depot including: Health & Safety, Housekeeping and Alarm, fire tests etc.
What's on Offer
Basic salary: Between £38kpa - £42kpa + Commission + Laptop + phone + Car is included in a generous package.
Working Hours: Monday to Friday 45 x week.
If you feel that you have the necessary attributes, please apply in the first instance in preparation for confidential chat