Area Workshop Manager

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
W/C 22nd July 2024
Summary of vacancy

Are you an experienced Workshop Manager?

When you join SUEZ, you get more than a brand-new role. Your work will help us deliver innovative and environmentally responsible solutions for water and waste management. You will get a chance to help us preserve and restore our planet’s natural capital for future generations. It’s a career that’s not only exciting, but full of opportunities as well as professional and personal fulfilment.

The Salary for this position is £53,182.00 plus car/allowance (£8,254.00) Health care, pension, up to 10% bonus, holidays are 25 days plus Bank Holidays 


About the role

What will I be doing?

  • You will be tasked with managing the maintenance of all fleet assets across multiple sites in the Manchester region, and ensuring that fully compliant vehicles are provided to the operations in a timely manner.
  • You will be responsible for each workshop resource and budgetary targets, with overall responsibility for the health and safety of the employees within the workshop.
  • You will compile monthly reports on workshop activities and manage all employee related matters.
  • You will promote best practice across your remit and ensure that all SUEZ recycling and recovery UK procedures are always being adhered to.

What are the requirements?

  • Previous experience of managing multi-site maintenance facilities.
  • Higher National Certificate (HNC) approved apprenticeship in vehicle engineering or equivalent.
  • Health and safety qualification, Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) or higher.
  • Management qualification.
  • Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) road haulage operations.
  • To be conversant with the (Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) guide to maintaining roadworthiness.
  • Display product knowledge of refuse collection vehicles and systems.
  • Have significant industry knowledge.
  • Knowledge of all aspects of vehicle compliance criteria.
  • To be conversant with the principles of fleet management systems.
  • Financial awareness.
  • Health and safety.
  • Knowledge and experience of Lean, 5s methodology.

You will have excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to manage and motivate a team. Be computer literate, with excellent planning, organisational and communications skills.

You will act in an honest, responsible and respectful manner with a professional conduct. Ensure the health, safety and wellbeing of employees, customers and other personnel is prioritised as well as complying in all circumstances with the laws and regulations connected with your activities.

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world. With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services.

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.   

*No agencies please* 

Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.