Workshop Supervisor- Bedfordshire- Up to £34k

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
£32000 - £34000/annum + benefits
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Workshop Supervisor- Bedfordshire- up to £34k

Our client has a range of test facilities for components and full vehicles. These include varied indoor and outdoor test tracks engine dynamometers, environmental chambers, crash laboratories and advanced emissions chassis dynamometers.

This role involves overseeing all operational activity in the main workshop.

Role Responsibilities

* Lead by example a team of skilled technicians
* Maintain staff skill levels by recruiting, orienting and training
* Planning vacation and shift rotors to ensure correct skills are available at all times.
* Organising short and long term use of facilities (hoists, pits, etc.) for ongoing and future work
* Oversee staff timesheets and deal with staff issues
* Carry out monthly safety observation tours
* Ensure all vehicles are compliant with legal requirements at all times
* Oversee - workshop housekeeping and maintenance
* Ensure calibration equipment is in date at all times
* Work day shift but willing to work other shifts if required

Essential criteria:


* Experience of working as automotive technician
* Experience in supervising staff
* Automotive electrical experience
* Experience with prototype and test vehicles- preferred
* Confident in writing Risk assessments and a good awareness of COSHH
* Strong awareness of Health and Safety regulations

For more information or to apply please contact Gemma Skidmore of Jonathan Lee Recruitment on (Apply online only) or

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