JOB TITLE: Depot Foreman/Manager


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Castleford
Job Reference : 11623SB Job Category : Building and Construction
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 16/06/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £25000 - £30000 per annum + van and benefits
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Title: Depot Foreman Location: Castleford, Yorkshire Salary: £25-30k plus company van and benefits The Role: As the Depot Foreman you will be responsible for the safe running of the depot, managing the operations and ensuring the depot runs efficiently and in line with regulations and company procedures. Based in Castleford.


Job Description

Job Title: Depot Foreman
Location: Castleford, Yorkshire
Salary: £25-30k plus company van and benefits

The Role:
As the Depot Foreman you will be responsible for the safe running of the depot, managing the operations and ensuring the depot runs efficiently and in line with regulations and company procedures. Based in Castleford, the main duties will include:
* Maintain the standard and quality of all the kit in the Depot, including all mechanical plant, FLT's, HGV's and Vans etc
* Controlling the repair process and reporting any non-conformity to management
* Managing the team of operatives through effective leadership, offering development support and direction in order to ensure targets/KPI's are acheived
* Managing all yard costs and expenditure, including man hours and overtime
* Stock control and management and ensuring all stock of tools and consumables are adequate
* Opening and closing of the depot, including being on callout for alarm system
* Advising hire desks of issues affecting order deadlines
* Ensuring the work environment is kept safe and clean


The Candidate:
Previous supervisory/management experience within a construction/groundworks environment is essential. NEBOSH or IOSH certificate, or equivalent, is a pre-requisite for this role. HNC in Construction, or equivalent, is required. The successful Depot Foreman/Workshop Manager must be able to demonstrate full awareness of Health and Safety issues, the ability to lead and motivate a team and work under pressure. This is a very hands-on role with responsibility for ensuring legal and company regulations are met. An FLT licence is preferred but not essential.


The Company:
This is an opportunity to join a well-established business who have continued to grow over the last few years. They provide a specialist service to the construction sector and pride themselves on delivering high customer service standards.



Job Keywords

Depot Foreman; Manager; Construction; Plant Hire; Groundworks; Castleford



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