Workshop Controller (HGV)


Four Oaks Road, Walton Summit Centre, Bamber Bridge, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 8BW


Closes in 9 days

We have a fantastic opportunity for a Workshop Controller to join a highly successful DAF Dealership based in Bamber Bridge, Preston.

This will be an office-based role which will require a high level of organisation. You will be controlling the allocation of work to Technician's to meet the departments efficiency/productivity KPI's whilst also ensuring the timely flow of job cards to administration.

Reporting to the Service Manager and liaising with the Workshop Foreman, you will be leading a team of 25 Technicians and 4 Apprentices divided over four shift patterns.

This role would suit someone who has had experience of working within a similar role within the Automotive/Truck environment and has good commercial vehicle technical knowledge and IT skills.

Duties include:

  • Allocating of work to technicians
  • Making sure all work has been carried out correctly, competently and within the expected timescales
  • Communicating with Service Reception on vehicle progress to keep customers updated
  • Liaising with Team members to obtain customer authority for any additional work
  • Final sign off job cards
  • Updating Dealer/Manufacturer systems:  Keyloop (Kerridge), DAFCheck, Techshare.
  • Assisting Technican's with any technical issues
  • Fluid contamination analysis sample control

In return we offer

  • 22 Days holidays (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Company Pension
  • Death in Service Benefit


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