JOB TITLE: Depot Foreman; Workshop Manager; H&S Supervisor


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 8452SR Job Category : Health and Safety
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 30/04/2012
 
Salary & Benefits : £25000 - £30000 per annum
 
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

Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for an experienced Depot Foreman/Workshop Manager to join a well established Workshop/Yard based in Manchester.


Job Description

Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for an experienced Depot Foreman/Workshop Manager to join a well established Workshop/Yard based in Manchester. Main duties will involve:
* Complying with all statutory requirements (PPE, Manual Handling, Standard Operating Procedures)
* Complying with lifting regulations and promoting good practice
* Maintaining good discipline and reporting any misconduct issues
* Reporting accidents or near misses
* Attending disciplinary hearings if necessary
* Controlling the repair process for all plant and welding equipment
* Reporting any shortages or surplus of stock
* Ensuring yard staff work efficiently and safely at all times
* Ensuring that all depot systems are followed in compliance with Quality/Safety/Environmental issues
* Reporting any defects to Plant and Tools
* Ensuring all visitors, including drivers, adhere to the Health & Safety policy
* Advising hire desk of any issues affecting order deadlines
* Completing maintenance record books for equipment
* Ensuring the working environment is kept safe and clean and that the facilities are looked after

Previous supervisory/management experience within a Yard or Depot environment is essential. NEBOSH or IOSH certificate, or equivalent, is a pre-requisite for this role. 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.


Job Keywords

Depot Foreman; Workshop Manager; NEBOSH; IOSH; Trade; Manchester



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Health and Safety recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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