Location: Wakefield

Basic Salary: £28,000

On Target Earnings: £32,000

Job ref: OC8846

Contact: Chris Sayer


Your Recruiter Is 

Chris Sayer

Recruitment Consultant

Covering the North of England, Staffordshire Upwards including Scotland 

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Bodyshop Controller / Workshop Controller for our clients brand new, state of the art, purpose built site based in the Wakefield area.

This is an extremely exciting challenge for an experienced Bodyshop Controller who can confidently demonstrate their suitability for this role. You will possess excellent Man Management skills, be driven and focused. Your main objective as Bodyshop Controller / Assistant Bodyshop Manager will be to supervise the Panel Beaters, Paint Sprayers, Estimators and Administration staff accordingly in a very busy Bodyshop.

You will be tasked with supervising a large team to make sure the work is done to a high standard while at a reasonable rate. It will be your job as Workshop/Bodyshop Controller to make sure the vehicles go through the Bodyshop in a seamless manner whilst liaising with the Service Advisors who can then keep the customers fully up to date. This is a vital role to make sure the Panel Beaters and Sprayers keep on their toes, prioritising work and ensuring that all the work is completed to manufacturer standard. The role will be busy so we need someone who isn’t scared of working closely with the team and building a strong process.

The company are investing heavily in this new site and will offer you the opportunity to utilise your skills and experience to help drive the department forward.

– At least 2 years experience as a Bodyshop Controller or Workshop Controller
– Must hold a full UK driving licence
– Looking for strong man management skills – someone who can work closely with the team rather than a ‘shouter’

Salary: up to 28k + Bonus (OTE 32K)
Hours: Average 40 hours per week, based on a shift pattern

Please quote reference number: OC8846

Email: chris@octanerecruitment.co.uk

Direct Line: 0161 300 5427

Octane Recruitment is a specialist Automotive / Motor Trade recruitment agency. We deal with all aspects of the motor trade so if you have experience then we will be keen to have a chat; everything from Car Dealerships, HGV companies, Fleet companies, manufacturers & independent sites.