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Workshop Controller

Job Title: Workshop Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Haydock
Salary: 24000 - 27000
Contact Name: Claire Hart
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 4 years ago

Job Description

Workshop Controller/Skilled Technician - Haydock

We have a new vacancy for an experienced Workshop Controller/Skilled HGV Technician who
understands the demands of a busy workshop environment.

The role involves:
Planning the daily workload of the workshop, office & drivers to ensure customer requirements are met.
Possessing the skills to be organised and the ability to engage and motivate people and manage the day to day tasks.
Maintain progress information of each job allocated & liaise with Technicians and the Service
Controller to ensure customers are kept informed
Ensuring that parts are available for the work at the correct time, keeping ahead of outstanding work & parts on order
Ensure all applicable paperwork is passed onto the Service Department
Deliver a high standard of customer service at all times whilst also motivating your team whilst
having the drive to help motivate others to exceed targets and deadlines
In addition to managing the workshop, this candidate must also be able to work productively to
assist in exceeding targets and deadlines


Workshop Controller skills/qualifications:
Previous workshop management / workshop controller experience advantageous
Must be able to demonstrate leadership and identify problems within the workshop and understand how to fix them
Must have experience/qualifications as a HGV technician
Understanding of health and safety - always adhering to company standards
Must have a “can do” attitude with the ability to prioritise / organise work to ensure the workshop
runs smoothly
Strong communication is essential - you must be able to give quick solutions to any issues
Must be driven and task orientated
Hours Mon to Fri 8am to 6pm, alternate Sat 8am to 12pm