December 2, 2022
Stockport, United Kingdom
Job Type
£40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits: Annual Bonus, fully funded Company Vehicle, Fuel Card, Mobile, Laptop and increased holiday allowance


Position:                Depot Manager
Location:               Stockport area
Hours:                    Monday to Friday 8am-6.00pm and 1 in 2 Saturdays 7am-12pm
Salary:                   £40K (Flexible depending on experience) + Annual Bonus
Benefits:                Fully funded Company Vehicle, Fuel Card, Mobile, Laptop and increased holiday allowance
Contract:               Permanent full-time role
Start Date:            ASAP

Depot Manager opportunity

My client, a multi-site fleet maintenance company in the North West is looking to recruit an experienced Depot Manager for one of their busy sites. This role is 100% off the tools and reports directly into the MD

The Depot Manager will be responsible for

  • Leading a team of HGV Technicians and support staff (drivers & Office) motivating and supporting them to work to a high standard
  • Manage the workshop control operation, planning workload and resource and ensuring there is an efficient flow of authorised work, and relevant internal / customer documentation is completed correctly and in a timely manner
  • Ensure that all staff are fully instructed on safe workshop practices and correct use of all workshop equipment whilst ensuring the workshop works to legal, Health & Safety and Company standards at all times
  • Liaising with customers regarding service schedules, updates, authorities and completion of work.
  • Raising of job cards, estimates & invoices as required and update status of jobs on the system in an accurate and timely fashion.
  • Ensuring that parts are ordered and in stock available for the job at the correct time.
  • Processing purchase orders accurately.
  • Complete costing and pre-invoicing duties where required
  • Attending management meetings and reporting on the KPI’s for the depot.

Experience required for the Depot Manager

  • Must have previous depot management experience
  • Full UK driving licence
  • You will either have experience working on HGV vehicles and/or the qualifications to do so and ideally worked on a variety of commercial vehicles.
  • City & Guilds / NVQ level 3 in Heavy Vehicle Mechanics, Maintenance & Repair or equivalent
  • HGV Technician and workshop experience
  • COSHH/IOSH Experience of working in a management role (supervisory/above)

To apply for this Depot Manager with one of the region’s leading commercial vehicle maintainers reply to this advert with an up-to-date copy of your CV

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