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Workshop Controller

Workshop Controller

Job Title: Workshop Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hawkes Bay
Reference: 620811
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Job Published: October 02, 2020 14:16

Job Description

Job reference - 620811
  • Franchise dealership
  • Will suit a qualified technician with good organisational skills
  • Rural property costs in a sought after location
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About the employer
Located in Hawkes Bay, this multi franchise dealership representing well respected brands is looking for a Workshop Controller for their workshop.
The role
The company seeks to employ a qualified technician, preferably with prior experience as a Service Advisor / Team Leader / Foreman for this Workshop Controller vacancy, responsible for workflow allocation and management.
This is an excellent opportunity to lead a service team from a lifestyle location that provides rural environs away from the hustle and bustle of big city life.
You will work closely with the Workshop Manager, Service Advisor, and leading a team of Technicians, controlling the quality of repairs undertaken, scheduling and allocating work, and will be responsible for the measurement of productivity and efficiency.
It is a high pressure role and requires an applicant with exceptional organisational skills to be successful in this role.
  • Trade qualified technician with solid technical ability
  • Previous supervisory experience is first prize – in a Service Advisor, Foreman, Team Leader role, or you may already be working as a Workshop Controller
  • Well organised
  • A team player and motivator
  • Flexible, and able to cope well in a pressurised environment
  • Superb communication skills required
  • A WOF Inspector Certificate would be advantageous
  • Clean, current driver’s license
  • Good computer literacy
  • First class workshop facilities
  • A top remuneration package is payable in line with the skills and experience
  • Further training on offer
  • Hard working team

How to apply
Unfortunately, due to border closures, we cannot accept applications from offshore migrants at present.
This vacancy is therefore only open to NZ citizens, residents, and those with Open Work Visas.
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For more information contact the team at Automotive Employment NZ Ltd for a confidential discussion. Phone during NZ business hours: Freephone 0800 67 57 47 from landline and mobile. The international landline is +64 9 271 3200.