Workshop Controller - East Sussex

£25-28k basic (Negotiable) with £35-38k OTE - Prestige Brands - Workshop
Ref: 2639 Date Posted: Thursday 16 Sep 2021
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a successful and motivated Workshop Controller to work within a Franchised Main Dealership in the Brighton area. The basic salary on offer is £25k - £28k which is negotiable depending on experience, the OTE being circa £35-38k.

* Do you have main dealer Workshop Controller experience or are you an experienced Service Advisor or Senior Technician looking for a change in job role?
* Are you a calm and logical individual who is organised and methodical?

* Are you able to manage a team and get the best out of Technicians?

Then please read on.....

Job Description
You will be responsible for controlling and coordinating the activities of the workshop staff and ensure the highest quality of work is carried out at all times.  You will ensure that productive efficiency is maintained at 100% at all times and that department profits are achieved. 

You will also be expected to:
​* Allocate work to technicians and apprentices with due consideration to their knowledge and skills.
* Ensure all work is completed timely and are accurate, managing the customer's expectations at all times
* To report and seek advice on any problems highlighted whilst work is being conducted so that these may be overcome and the customer kept informed where delays result
* Report to the Aftersales Manager the position of the unfinished jobs still in the workshop at the end of the working day and during the day.
* Make weekly maintenance checks on workshop equipment, i.e. compressor oil levels etc.
* Ensure loan cars and drop car checks are completed in line with company policy.
* To ensure all work is carried out with due regard to health, safety and welfare of both colleagues and customers
* To keep up to date with all technological developments
* To comply with all Company policies and procedures
* To support all team members and work together for the benefit of the dealership

Working hours are: 8am - 6pm Monday to Friday with 1 in 3 Saturdays.

If you would like to hear more about this role, please apply today.

For further details on this Workshop Controller role and other jobs in the motor trade please submit your CV to Adam Curtis of ACS Automotive Recruitment Consultancy