Motor Trade Workshop Controller

Job Description

Automotive Workshop Controller required in Tonbridge, Kent.
£30,000 - £35,000 basic depending on experience.
Full time.

We are recruiting on behalf of our client for an experienced Workshop Controller to join their busy team.

As a Workshop Controller, you are responsible for ensuring that all service and repairs are carried out effectively to achieve the highest possible first time standards for technical quality whilst optimising workshop efficiency.

Duties include:

-To inspect damaged vehicles and assess the full extent of the damage sustained, assess the cost of repair and time scales.
-Organise the bodyshop by controlling job start and finishing times and to be aware of the status of each job at all times, conducting daily progress meetings with bodyshop team members and reporting unexpected delays to the General Manager.
-Make sure all the bodyshop tools and equipment are in good working order, control all waste materials, power and control the heating, having overall responsibility for the security of the building and the equipment within it.
-Ensure all job cards are completed corrected correctly and be ultimately responsible for shop floor discipline
-To liaise with all bodyshop technicians and the Manager in respect of any quality issues.

You will need to demonstrate enthusiasm, strong organisational skills, show a flexible work attitude, handle all vehicles with due care and attention, ensuring that customer care is maintained at all times.

Applicants must have experience in working as a Bodyshop Controller, Workshop Manager or Quality Controller within a car dealership or Accident Repair Centre.

To apply, please contact Progress Recruitment Solutions (UK) Ltd quoting ref:PRS13967.

Unfortunately we are unable to contact every application that we receive, if you do not receive a response please assume that you have been unsuccessful with this particular application, however if you have automotive experience we will keep your details on file and contact you should a vacancy arise that matches your skills and experience.

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