NOLAN : Assistant Garage Manager – New Ross


Assistant Garage Manager – New Ross

We are currently recruiting for the senior role of Assistant Garage Manager.

Key Duties of the Role:

  • Working closely with senior management – you will be responsible for assisting with the day-to-day operations in the garage.
  • Manage and supervise the onsite team of assorted garage staff including mechanics, welders, auto electricians and refrigerated unit technicians.
  • Ensure that the work being undertaken is to the required standard.
  • Log and assign work to be undertaken and assist in scheduling the order in which the work is to be undertaken.
  • Ensure that quick and easy repairs are expedited through the garage.
  • Make sure that work is completed in full compliance on all matters such as health and safely and quality standards. Participate in audits of all agreed standards.
  • Ensuring that all work undertaken is recorded correctly, dated and retained for the purposes of road safety compliance.
  • Accurately record the movement and use of parts and update the stock records each day.
  • Provide input as required on the parts and consumables to be ordered each week.
  • Deal with all operational issues that arise from time to time.
  • Provide daily, weekly and monthly reports as may be required by the role.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be a qualified mechanic, auto electrician or hold a similar qualification.
  • Have a minimum of 3 years management experience working in a similar role – ideally in the road transport industry.
  • Be well organised and a multitasker with an eye for detail and a good common sense approach to the scheduling of work.
  • Have a strong commitment to compliance, health and safety and quality standards.
  • Have stock room and spare parts experience.
  • Possess a positive, can do attitude and the ability to go the extra mile to get the job done correctly and on time.
  • Ability to work to deadlines and great attention to detail.
  • Have excellent IT and Computer Skills – including Microsoft Office and other relevant software packages.
  • Ideally have a valid HGV Licence – to undertake test drives post vehicle maintenance or willing to achieve the licence at the expense of the company.

Competitive salary depending on qualifications and relevant experience.

Please send your CV by filling in the form below.

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