• Aftersales
  • Service
  • Workshop
  • Aylesbury

Location: Aylesbury
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Hours: To be discussed
Job ref: OC10270
Contact: Jason Evans

Your Recruiter Is

Jason Evans

Recruitment Consultant

Covering East Midlands, M1 Corridor, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and Essex

Jason Evans

Recruitment Consultant

Covering East Midlands, M1 Corridor, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and Essex

Perrys is an award winning leading automotive retailer with a turnover in excess of £700m. Established in 1908 Perrys is a nationwide franchised dealer group with 52 dealerships in 32 locations.

At Perrys we offer extensive training courses that will develop you for success, and we are committed to people and a helping everyone in our team achieve their personal best. We’re looking for individuals who can put our ethos of ‘People First’ into everything they do. As a Perrys employee, you’ll be encouraged to inspire others and work as part of a collaborative team.

If you share our values and passion for customer service, you can look forward to developing an enjoyable and rewarding long-term career with us. In return for your hard work as a Workshop Controller, you will be entitled to:

  • 22 days plus Bank Holidays
  • Generous Long Service awards
  • Life Insurance
  • Pension Scheme
  • Generous staff retail and vehicle discounts

Workshop Controller key responsibilities:

  • Supporting and training the Technicians to improve the skill sets of the team
  • During busy periods, undertaking the maintenance, service and repair activities on motor vehicles to the highest standard
  • To ensure customer requirements are fully understood and communicated in an effective manner to other members of the department
  • Plan the distribution of work amongst the team utilising available skills mix
  • Ensure understanding and adherence to the requirements of brand service requirements and customer satisfaction indicators
  • Allocate jobs to the workshop productives as appropriate to ensure maximum efficiency
  • Liaise with internal and external customers as required for the collection and delivery of vehicles
  • Ensuring all parts that are required to complete work within the workshop are ordered and placed through the computerised workflow system, including emailing suppliers with orders
  • Ensure that these parts are linked to the correct job number and placed in the correct allocated rack accordingly

The Ideal Workshop Controller

You will currently be working either as a Mechanic or a Service Technician in a garage / dealership environment and be ready to take the step up in to an exciting new hands on role. You will be able to demonstrate the ability to work to short deadlines and juggle competing priorities. The role demands a flexible attitude and excellent customer service skills as you will be responsible for liaising with both internal and external customers.

You will need to have a proven track record in running a successful fast paced workshop, have good management skills and be able to provide leadership for the Vehicle Technicians. If you are looking to join a company that can offer excellent rewards, then please apply now for the role of Workshop Controller.

Ref: OC10270
Location: Aylesbury
Vacancy: Workshop Controller
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Hours: To be discussed

Please quote reference number: OC10270

Email: Jason@octanerecruitment.co.uk

Direct Line: 0161 300 5421

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.