Depot Foreman

Position: Depot Foreman

Location: Livingston (Scotland)

Start: Immediate


As Foreman, you will report directly to the Depot Manager on all matters who will provide support on a day to day basis. The job will include excellent rate of pay, van, phone and laptop, 25 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays.
 

The role includes (but is not restricted to) the following activities/responsibilities:

  • Manage Engineers on a daily basis
  • Allocate Service runs to Engineers
  • Take calls from customer breakdowns and resolve issues
  • Managing the efficient day-to-day operation of the business
  • Ensure that high levels of service are always maintained
  • Ensuring all equipment is prepared for hire
  • Ensuring adequate Depot stock levels of hire fleet are ready for hire
  • Dealing with suppliers as and when necessary
  • Ensure stock levels of spare parts/filters are kept to a workable level
  • Ensuring everyone adheres to Health & Safety guidelines both in Depot/Off site
  • Hold regular team tool box talks
  • Working closely with other Depots within the group
  • May be occasions when it is necessary to work evenings and weekends to support on call staff as well as being included on the On Call Rota

Ideal Candidate

  • Must have previous Generator experience
  • Advantageous to have experience as a Foreman preferably gained with construction/hire industry
  • A strong manager of people, as it will be your responsibility to supervise a team of Engineers, Drivers and any sub-contracted employees
  • Sound commercial awareness and judgement and ability to prioritise workload according to the demands of a busy depot
  • Full UK driving licence held for minimum of 3 years
  • Forklift licence preferable (training provided if required)
  • Ability to Tow trailers (training provided if required)
  • Must to able to work as part of a team
  • Ability to communicate on all levels
  • Must always ensure Excellent customer service
  • Ability to work on own initiative

To apply please send your CV to mark.heaton@johnfhunt.co.uk