Foreman, Workshop & Yard Manager (3363)

Job Category: Foreman/Workshop Manager Jobs
Job Location: Upminster
Job Type: Full Time
Contract Type: Permenant
Salary: £40K - £50K
Start Date: ASAP
Ref: 3363
Contact Name: Dave Irons

The Role:

Working for a leading Plant Hire company, we are looking for a Foreman / Workshop and Yard Manager. You will have previous plant fitting and supervisory experience, supporting fitters working on a range of plant hire equipment, including excavators, dumpers etc. This is a hands on position managing the effective running of the workshop and yard facility, including mentoring the service engineers, ordering spare parts, managing in line with the workshop budget. As part of the role you will also be expected to assist within the depot as required.


Key Responsibilities:

As a Foreman – Plant Hire, your job role would include:

  • Managing effectively a small workshop team
  • Supporting and mentoring the engineering team
  • Maintain and exceed workshop targets and efficiency
  • Managing again the workshop budget
  • Ordering spare parts and consumables
  • Work well under pressure
  • Organise the running of the yard
  • Maintain health & safety to HSE and company standards



The ideal candidate for the Foreman – Plant Hire  role will have:

  • Previous experience in one or more of the following roles: Service Manager, Foreman; Workshop Manager, Chargehand
  • IT literate
  • Managing / supervising engineering teams
  • You will need previous experience repairing and servicing plant hire equipment
  • Analytical approach to problem solving
  • Able to work without instruction
  • Current UK driving licence



Within the role of Senior Tool Hire Fitter you would receive:

  • Overtime
  • Vehicle
  • Pension scheme
  • Permanent full time position
  • Monday – Friday, no weekend work



This role would suit someone within these areas:

  • Upminster
  • Hornchurch
  • South Ockendon
  • Romford
  • Rainham
  • Aveley
  • West Thurrock
  • Grays
  • Dagenham
  • Essex

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