Regional Engineering Manager - NP 0382

East Midlands Region
competitive salary, car and excellent benefits
11 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
This is an excellent opportunity for a Regional Engineering Manager for the Midlands Region covering Birmingham, Leicester, Nottingham, Lincoln depots to manage the engineering activity and performance of the Location Service Managers, and workshop/mobile based colleagues. As Regional Engineering Manager your responsibilities include adherence to all internal quality systems and health and safety policies, cost control, customer service standards and other engineering aspects of the hub and or satellite depots whilst demonstrating strong leadership and organisational skills. Responsibilities include: - Be an ambassador for Health and Safety and to ensure compliance for quality, health and safety. Ensure effective implementation and compliance of all company policies and procedures, including legislative requirements, within the region Ensure that company Technical Bulletins and manufacturer’s recalls are closed out in line with company deadlines. Ensure suitable risk assessments are conducted and safe systems of work are applied to all activities carried out within the region Maintain high level of equipment availability, reliability and fleet appearance Line management responsibility of Location Service Managers To set and manage location budgets within agreed targets Ensure all engineering, maintenance and business related initiatives are carried out to appropriate standard and within acceptable timescales within the region Set the standards of ethics, behaviour and attitude required in the workforce through demonstrating best practice and commitment to company values Set KPI’s and provide accurate and timely KPI reporting on performance of all locations within the region Provide Technical /Engineering support where required including customer visits Conduct monthly workshop reviews with the Location Service Managers and Workshop schedulers Ensure Apprentice Service Engineers are receiving a structured programme of experience and training and are achieving their qualifications on target Within the region ensure that adequate resource planning is in place to cover periods of staff absence Take shared responsibility of the operational efficiency, customer satisfaction, financial performance and Health and Safety of all locations in the region as part of the management team. The ideal candidate will have: - Passionate about customer service and health and safety standards within the organisation Strong organisational, time management and good commercial awareness Credible communicator, demonstrable leadership skills and ability to influence and negotiate effectively with customers, team and multiple functions within the organisation Previous experience of engineering management within a plant hire environment at a senior level Must be organised and self motivated to ensure targets are achieved Good upward and downward communication skills Current powered access equipment knowledge preferred Formally trained in an engineering discipline, and qualified to C&G 390, NVQ level 3, or equivalent In return you will receive: A Competitive Salary Company Car or Cash Allowance Bupa Healthcare Childcare vouchers Inclusion in the company share scheme Pension at 7% 25 days holiday For further information please contact the Recruitment Team on 01455 206808 or . If you do not hear within 6 weeks of your application please assume your application has been unsuccessful. Nationwide Platforms, the UK's market leaders in powered access rentals and working at height training. Operating from 26 depots across the country, we provide a fleet of more than 11,300 machines and have approx imately 660 employees nationally. We are also part of the world's largest specialist access rental business, Lavendon Group plc This job was originally posted as