Position: Depot Manager
Location: North West
Hours: Monday to Friday 8am-6.00pm (Flexibility required due to nature of role)
Pay: £Depending on experience + Bonus, Fully funded Company Vehicle, Fuel Card, Mobile and Laptop
Depot Manager opportunity
My client, a multi-site fleet maintenance company in the North West is looking to recruit an experienced Depot Manager for one of their busy sites who will report directly into the Managing Director. This role is off the tools.
The Depot Manager will be responsible for
Leading a team (circa 14) of HGV Technicians and support staff (drivers & Office) motivating and supporting them to work to a high standard
Manage the workshop control operation, planning workload and resource and ensuring there is an efficient flow of authorised work, and relevant internal / customer documentation is completed correctly and in a timely manner
Ensure that all staff are fully instructed on safe workshop practices and correct use of all workshop equipment whilst ensuring the workshop works to legal, Health & Safety and Company standards at all times
Liaising with customers regarding service schedules, updates, authorities and completion of work.
Raising of job cards, estimates & invoices as required and update status of jobs on the system in an accurate and timely fashion.
Ensuring that parts are ordered and in stock available for the job at the correct time.
Processing purchase orders accurately.
Complete costing and pre-invoicing duties where required
Attending management meetings and reporting on the KPI's for the depot.
Experience required for the Depot Manager
Must have experience gained in a similar role to be considered
Full UK driving licence
You will either have experience working on HGV vehicles and/or the qualifications to do so and ideally worked on a variety of commercial vehicles.
City & Guilds / NVQ level 3 in Heavy Vehicle Mechanics, Maintenance & Repair or equivalent
HGV Technician and workshop experience
COSHH/IOSH Experience of working in a management role (supervisory/above)
Please note the hours are Mon to Fri 8am to 6pm - Working out of these hours, along with some Saturdays, will be required as the business dictates due to the nature of the role
To apply for this Depot Manager with one of the region's leading commercial vehicle maintainers reply to this advert with an up to date copy of your CV or call Paul or Natalie at Kemp Recruitment on (phone number removed) (Charged at BT Local Rate) for further information