Job Ref: 17258
Category: Technical / Engineering
My client is seeking an exceptional Workshop Supervisor for their successful motorcar restoration company. The ideal candidate will have an excellent understanding of vehicle technology and be a highly competent engineer and mechanic, with the enthusiasm and ability to manage a team of exceptionally skilled engineers. This is an extremely rare opportunity with the chance to work within a prestige business that really takes pride in its products and the service it offers to an international clientele. This is a hands on position and you will have your own projects to work on as well as supervising the restoration process of other employees. Ideal candidates will have previous experience in a Workshop Controller / Supervisor role within the motor trade, within a prestige / luxury franchise with a strong background and excellent understanding of vehicle systems, mechanics and precision engineering. You must have experience and skills in welding- Arc, Mig, Tig and Gas. You will also have sufficient hand tools to be able to work on own individual projects. Key tasks and responsibilities include: Plan, coordinate and make recommendations to improve workshop department and staff performance. Motivate, and monitor the performance of all restoration department staff and projects, working closely with the machine shop and parts department. Coordinate the quality assurance checks to ensure the implementation of Quality Processes. Monitor technicians' productivity. Monitor and follows up on parts orders to ensure availability and assist with project estimates. Salary and Hours: An excellent salary is available for the right candidate dependent on skill level and experience. This is a full time, permanent role, Monday: Friday. A current valid driving licence is essential for this role and no more than 6 points.