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Workshop Foreman

Workshop Foreman

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Truck & Bus

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  • Salary:

    £750 - 850 per week

  • Contact:

    Dudley Pine

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    0333 222 5978

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Workshop Foreman

Location: Rugby

Salary: £750 - £850 per week (Self Employed)

Type of work: HGV & Plant Mechanics

Our client is seeking an experienced Workshop Controller / Workshop Foreman / HGV Technician / Workshop Supervisor for their successful and expanding workshop in Rugby

Responsibilities of a Workshop Foreman / Workshop Controller / HGV Technician / Workshop Supervisor

·To correctly interpret instructions from the job card/repair orders, to follow all documented quality procedures and to ensure that Service Technicians comply with repair instructions and stipulated settings and tolerances from manufacturer manuals bulletins check sheets etc.
·To allocate, and supervise all work done to ensure the highest possible standard of workmanship and efficiency as per industry guidelines, in order to ensure the maximum utilisation of time available.
·To ensure that Service Technicians are qualified to do the work allocated. 
·To check and test vehicles and work, as required by documented procedures.
·To ensure that work done, and tests carried out are accurately reported and recorded and to immediately report any further work required or vehicle faults, as laid down in documented procedures.
·To ensure that Customers and the Company’s property are protected. 
·To ensure that the workshop is kept in a clean and tidy condition and all scrap, etc. is removed immediately upon completion of each repair.
·To maintain own appearance and manner in order to present the best possible image to Customers. 
·To carry out tests and checks as necessary on completed work
·To provide information, maintain records and carry out all duties in an accurate, efficient and timely manner.
·To undertake such other tasks as may reasonably be required.
·To maintain discipline and security in the workshop and good working relationships with other staff and Customers.
·To enhance the image and reputation of the company whilst supporting its commercial interests.
·To comply with good health and safety practice, all statutory requirements, company policies and standard procedures.

Required for the Workshop Foreman / Workshop Controller / HGV Technician / Workshop Supervisor:
·Technical knowledge
·Hydraulic Knowledge
·Man management
·Attention to detail 
·Ability to multitask
·Problem solving
·Organisational and administration skills
·Excellent interpersonal skills
·Ability to build rapport with all internal staff and customers
·Able to supervise and manage staff
Required experience Workshop Foreman / Workshop Controller / HGV Technician / Workshop Supervisor:
·Technical apprenticeship
·Minimum of 1-2 years’ experience in a similar role
·1 – 2 years previous people management experience in a similar environment 
·In-depth knowledge of the truck industry
·HGV Class 1 licence would be of a benefit but is not essential 

To apply for this role please contact Dudley at AUTOSKILLS UK on 07387 100 559 or email your CV with Ref Number: 27116 to