Depot Manager

Depot Manager

Job Title: Depot Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Thurrock, Essex
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 13498/001_1495701384
Contact Name: Phil Noon
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 25, 2017 09:36

Job Description

Depot Manager



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A genuinely exciting opportunity has presented itself with the largest independent vehicle maintenance company in the UK. We are looking for an experienced and highly motivated Depot Manager to join us at our site in Manchester.

Why you should come and work with us:

    • Fantastic benefits package including car and a generous fuel allowance.
    • Great pension and BUPA package.
    • We provide first class technology in all sites and mobile technician equipment.
    • We support the customer, making us the number one choice for fleet support.
    • The Role
    • To plan and manage the resources in-line with budgets set, whilst considering priorities of the customer and workshop operations.
    • To communicate effectively across all functions and in particular; Finance, HR and Central parts functions.
    • Build rapport, develop trust and respect from both internal and external customers
    • Ensure investigation and resolution of operational Health and Safety issues.
    • To manage through others by setting targets, objectively measuring performance, providing regular coaching and as required.To contribute towards the continuous improvement of processes/methods and operating practices within the department. We are looking for someone with real customer and operational focus, who can really deliver!
    • The Person;
    • Confident in dealing with staff and customers, at all levels within the operation
    • Sound knowledge of Health and Safety fundamentals
    • Have the ability to provide job training, coaching and development for other technician's apprentices as required.
    • Excellent communication skills is essential
  • Sound knowledge of HGV environment, and vehicles who will be expected to maintain a level of productivity, through a recognised training program. You will be expected to have a fantastic knowledge of HGV diagnostics, engines etc.

This is a stand out opportunity for a diverse and driven Manager wanting to progress and take ownership of a successful depot.

Interviews are taking place soon, to send your CV directly to the recruiter just click the 'apply now' button. We can't wait to meet you!

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

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