Workshop Manager - Bracknell - RG1 - RG45

£45,000 - £50,000
Ref: 725 Date Posted: Wednesday 10 Jul 2024

An award winning and long-standing Group of vehicle body shop company is seeking a Workshop Manager to be ensure one of the Company’s sites is compliant with its processes and systems, dealing with day-to-day issues and ensuring the team is led successfully. The Workshop Manager will have a completed a minimum level 3 apprenticeship in vehicle mechanics or in a similar mechanical engineering and have previous experience in fleet management and vehicle mechanics. In addition the Workshop Manager will have worked in a strong leadership position and have good communication, managerial, and customer service skills.

Applications from ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged


Key Responsibilities:

  • Formulate policies and procedures to achieve maximum sales of labour, parts paint & materials and other sales
  • Maintain agreed profit margin and return on investment by efficiently controlling stocks, assets and all financial transactions
  • Achieve and strive to exceed all targets through an efficient Paint & Body Centre operation
  • Ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction
  • Help Retailer to achieve industry-leading standards of process efficiency
  • Ensure departmental compliance with company policies, manufacturer agreements and industry guidelines


Knowledge, skills and qualifications required:

  • Completed a minimum level 3 in mechanical engineering
  • Have previous experience in fleet management and vehicle mechanics
  • Significant team leadership experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Good IT skills, proficient in the use of Microsoft Office programs
  • Ideally worked in a workshop type environment
  • Have the ability to understand multiple fast-moving parts and concepts such as logistics, finance, engineering, people management and IT


Salary: £45,000 to £50,000 DOE

Benefits: Company Bonus Scheme