GROUP WORKSHOP MANAGER

Job Description

PTS Logistics and Auto Logistics are one of New Zealand’s premier transport and logistics companies, delivering exceptional customer service within an exciting and interesting work environment.

We have an exciting opportunity for a leader who wishes to spread their wings into a National Management role. Ideally, you will already have some experience in running a heavy commercial or engineering workshop, this combined with technical ability and outstanding customer service skills, fills our ‘wish list’.

This position is based at our primary workshop in Palmerston North however you will also be responsible for our satellite workshops based in Whangarei, Auckland and Christchurch

The role includes management of our mechanical, engineering and tyre divisions as well as managing the daily workflow and allocation of jobs within the Palmerston North workshop in conjunction with our Foreman. A critical element to success in this role will be liaising and coordinating with both internal departments and external service providers.

Key attributes:
• Extensive and proven experience managing a successful and busy workshop.
• Manage by leading from the front ensuring best practice H&S policy and procedures are followed.
• Have proven organisational and technical skills to manage and mentor the workshop team.
• Develop and build upon our successful workshop output through continuous innovation and improvement.
• Prioritise work to meet deadlines and to deliver the highest quality of workmanship possible.
• Have a proactive approach towards preventative maintenance and vehicle repairs.
• Be an expert on Heavy Diesel vehicle specifications to ensure accurate decisions are made when problem solving and servicing vehicles.

If you meet the criteria outlined above, we would like to meet you. Take your next step into the exciting world of management.

Job type:

Full Time

Location:

Palmerston North

Listed:

15-03-2019

Closes:

16-04-2019

Reference:

85959