Location
Manchester
Business Area
Utilities
Advertising Salary
Competitive Salary
Hours Per Week
42.5
Vacancy Type
Permanent
Careers Site Advertising End Date
20 Jan 2022

About The Role

Are you ready for your next career move to a Company that really values your contribution and can offer you award-winning training opportunities? Then come and join our friendly team at Utilities. 
 
We now have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Workshop Manager to run our busy Workshop and team of Fitters, ensuring that all targets are achieved and customers are satisfied with the Service. 

In this busy and varied role you will be responsible for managing performance and driving productivity, ensuring that the team are motivated to succeed in a safe working environment. 

You’ll ensure that equipment is available and we keep our assets moving to maximise revenue and customer satisfaction. This will involve close liaison internally, with the Hire Desk and externally, with our customers and spares suppliers, so naturally you will be a great communicator and collaborator.
 
If you are successful we’ll provide you with a full company induction and work with you to identify your development needs and career progression plan. 

About You

To be considered for this role, we’re looking for someone who has the drive and motivation to succeed and share in the success of the Depot/business, along with: 
  • Experience of managing a team of employees in a workshop environment
  • Previous engineering experience and related knowledge eg electronics, mechanics and/or hydraulic systems 
  • Experience of maintaining relevant equipment in a workshop environment 
  • Knowledge or experience of the Utilities Industry or equipment would be desirable 
  • Planning and organising skills with a methodical approach
  • An inquisitive mind and good problem solving abilities
  • A customer-focused approach
  • Good communication skills and IT literacy
 

About Us

As part of FTSE 100 Ashtead Group plc, Sunbelt Rentals is the leader in equipment rentals in the UK, US and Canada - as well as specialist operations in Europe. Together, our teams of experts provide rental equipment and managed solutions into every market and sector, including construction, industrial, energy, infrastructure, government and events.

In this role you’ll be joining our Utilities specialist team. As the UK and Ireland’s largest specialist utility hire company, we offer a vast selection of specialist equipment and services to the utility, civil engineering and associated sectors. Our modern fleet ranges from butt fusion machines to winches, moles and electrofusion equipment to our state-of-the-art pipeline commissioning equipment. Our equipment is backed by a suite of online tools that help to ensure compliance and deliver real efficiencies.

Our people are at the very heart of our values and they’re our greatest asset. Join us and we’ll give you everything you need to succeed - award winning training, professional development and support and opportunities to progress your Sunbelt Rentals career.

The package includes a competitive salary and flexible rewards package including generous holiday allowance (with the opportunity to buy and sell annual leave), life assurance and a great Company pension scheme.

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