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Job Title:

Engineering Operations Manager



Job Type:



£25000 - £30000 per annum + negotiable


Job Description:

Position: Engineering Shift Operations Manager

Job type: Permanent

Skills: MVT390, VOSA, Vehicle Maintenance, Motor Vehicle Technology

Location: Somerset (easily commutable from Bristol, Bath, Taunton, Yeovil and with excellent access from Devon)

Salary: £30,000 (negotiable)

Outsource UK Ltd are actively seeking to recruit an Engineering Shift Operations Manager for a permanent role on behalf of a client.

The Job:

  • The Engineering Shift Operations Manager will manage our operation on a daily basis to achieve effective and efficient operations with excellent standards of service.
  • Management of the Heavy Goods Vehicle Workshop function
  • Responsible for Fleet and MHE maintenance
  • Managing staff performance when necessary e.g. disciplinary matters
  • Responsible for the control of Health & Safety, ensuring that all procedures are adhered to
  • Build and motivate the team including recruitment, performance management and ongoing team development
  • Identify, propose and manage resources for the Operational function to deliver its objectives
  • Achievement of the Operational KPI's such as productivity, quality, stock integrity, service and attendance
  • Ensure compliance and conformance to all legislative and company policy
  • To network within the wider community in order to highlight areas of best practice within the function
  • Develop and train Team Managers ensuring all employees are regularly appraised
  • Complete all reports as requested by the General Manager, Site Controller and Customer in a professional and timely manner

Skills Required:

  • C+E Vocational Licence
  • MVT390 or equivalent and Full knowledge of VOSA requirements
  • Membership of an Industry Professional Organisation, e.g. Society of Operations Engineers (SOE)
  • Minimum of 3 years management experience
  • City and Guilds in Motor Vehicle Technology or equivalent
  • Proven experience working in a workshop environment
  • Experience in managing a team
  • Vocational management qualifications
  • Experience working in a pressurized environment
  • Ability to be adaptable to your environment

To hear about other opportunities email Paul Mulcahy on or call 0161 6380840

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