Reference : 564081

Tool Hire Area Workshop Manager

  • Sales
  • United Kingdom Daventry
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 01/10/2019

Additional description

Tool Hire Area Workshop Manager - Jewson Builders Merchants – Daventry, Northamptonshire

The Jewson Tool Hire team supply our customers with anything from Cement Mixers to Landscaping Equipment to Diggers. Jewson have it all!

Jewson are a part of Saint-Gobain - Winners of ‘TOP EMPLOYER UK AND GLOBAL 2017 and 2018’

What will I be doing in the role?

  • Responsible for the efficient running of the Tool Hire workshop through managing a dedicated team of Tool Hire Assistants.
  • Maintain EHS standards and costs within the workshop whilst liaising with the local branches and the workshop vehicles movement.
  • Work with our other workshop teams to source spare parts and schedule maintenance for our larger plants within the area, working effectively and within budget.
  • Take pride in developing your Tool Hire colleagues and keeping your product knowledge up to date.

Am I who you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

For the Tool Hire Area Workshop Manager specifically, it is important that you have:

  • Experience of people management and getting the best out of a team.
  • Specialist product knowledge so an interest in DIY, renovations or other relevant hobbies would be great.
  • Have a good understanding of health & safety and electrical and petrol/diesel products.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Health & Safety regulations.
  • Have a full driving license, as driving is required and experience of towing would be desirable.

We also offer some fantastic benefits, including:

  • 31 days holiday (including bank holidays).
  • Genuine career progression opportunities with Saint Gobain's 32+ brands.
  • Flexible Holiday buy-sell scheme (allowing up to 3 days holiday to be bought or sold).
  • As a Jewson employee, you are automatically covered by the Saint-Gobain Life Assurance Scheme.
  • Staff discounts on high street and leisure activities and various other benefits.

If you’re up for a new challenge, we would love to hear from you! 

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