Workshop Manager – Engineering

Workshop Manager – Engineering -001-11-30T00:00:00+00:00

Brough, East Riding of Yorkshire


Manage a small team in a busy Workshop dealing with pre-assembly of a variety of high quality garage equipment including Vehicle Lifts, Tyre Equipment and Cabinets.


  • Assemble new garage equipment ready for dispatch and installation.
  • Inspect and refurbish used equipment for reinstallation or resale, working closely with the sales team.
  • Load and unload company and other vehicles.
  • Take delivery of goods and supplies, unpack parts and devices ready for build, ensure required stock remains accessible.
  • Package equipment ready for transportation.
  • Manage the Workshop environment, ensuring all areas are kept clean, tidy and safe.
  • Undertake routine maintenance and servicing of workshop and warehouse equipment.
  • Manage the workload of the team, enforcing safe systems of work, and ensuring that work is completed to agreed quality standards.
  • Monitor and improve the team’s performance.
  • Manage the team rota and overtime.
  • Occasional travel to sites in the UK to assist Installation teams.
  • Provide appropriate reports to the management team.

MUST HAVE Skills & Experience

  • 5+ years mechanical or engineering experience.
  • Experience supervising or managing people.
  • Counterbalance Fork Lift Certificate.
  • Scissor Lift Certificate.
  • Manual handling and physical fitness are essential as you will be required to assist handling large or bulky items.
  • Full UK Driving License including B&E Trailer.
  • Computer Literate with good knowledge of Microsoft Office.

NICE TO HAVE Skills & Experience

  • CSCS Card.
  • Electrical, hydraulic & pneumatic experience.
  • First Aid Certificate.
  • Fire Warden Training.
  • Reach Truck Fork Lift Certificate.
  • Telehandler Fork Lift Certificate.


  • A great work ethic.
  • Enthusiastic, motivated and determined to see tasks through to completion.
  • Flexibility to work extended hours, sometimes at short notice.

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