Location: Felixstowe, Suffolk
Salary: Up to £30000 per annum + Pension, childcare vouchers
Posted: 12 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Technical
Contact Name: Charlotte

Workshop Controller

Job Description

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Workshop Controller in one of my clients Workshops in Felixstowe.

Workshop Controllers Key Accountabilities:
· Responsibility for the safety of the working environment an all colleagues/persons within it
· Ensure the Technicians carry out preventative maintenance and repairs
· Ensure cost effective methods of replacing parts.
· Responsible for correct completion of all relevant paperwork and documentation in a timely manner through to final input.
· Responsible for effective communication with staff, customers and colleagues.
· Manage and maintain VOR and downtime of the fleet profile to a minimum.
· Provide estimates to customers on follow-up repairs.
· Control of the day to day operation and all responsible duties relating to the workshop loading and planning.
· Identify the requirements for replacement parts and ensure that these are fitted correctly and identify possible warranty claims.
· Prepare and submit to the customer estimates and costing, minimising vehicle down time.
· Ensure productivity levels are maintained in accordance with set budgets.
· Manage holiday / sickness cover of the technicians.
· Manage and update a daily VOR status report on the customer's fleet electronically.
· Brief out company H+S information and technical bulletins when required

Workshop Controllers Person Profile:
· Workshop and managerial awareness and experience
· Experience of health and safety fundamentals
· Experience of service and workshop processes and procedures
· IT Literate - MS Office - Word, Excel, Power Point packages
· HGV experience
· Be able to prioritise accordingly to suit workloads and react to changes
· Excellent customer awareness skills changes in a demanding environment
· Be able to prioritise accordingly to suit workloads and react to changes

Hours - Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm (occasional Saturday if required)
Salary - £30,000

If you are interested in the Workshop Controller position please apply today!


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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