Workshop Controller

Vertu Motor PLC
13 Jan 2019
02 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
About us As one of the largest Motor Retailers in the UK, Vertu Motors continued success is based on strong performance, growth and leadership. We have an exciting opportunity to join our Farnell Land Rover Guiseley dealership as an experienced Workshop Controller! Our dealership has a current team who are determined to deliver the high standards of service our customers deserve. About the Role The Workshop Controller role is one of the busiest and most important roles within a dealership and consists of assigning work to Vehicle Technicians to ensure the smooth running of the workshop. The role will involve ensuring all incoming work is planned as well as managing the time and resource of your team. Workshop Controllers assign technicians to tasks ensuring productivity is maximised and that deadlines are adhered to. About You As a line manager you are responsible for performance management. You will lead, coach and develop your team and know how to get the best out of people, so they perform to their highest level. Quality checking, ordering of parts, audits and compliance as well as health and safety are also important aspects of this role. It is essential you have a settled career history as a workshop controller, ideally within a franchised motor retail environment. For this role it would also be ideal to have a proven Technical background. A major area of the role will be to manage and coach a team of technicians and this previous experience will be invaluable. This is an excellent opportunity to show us that you have an enviable and proven track record of performance. You will have exceptional communication skills and have a full, valid UK driving license. What you can expect If you are successful you can look forward to ongoing training opportunities, career progression and a range of benefits you would expect from an employer of choice. These will include: A competitive salary and performance-related bonus, share incentive plan, pension scheme and Vertu rewards scheme. If you are interested in joining the most progressive team in the industry please apply now.