Depot Manager


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Bluetownonline Ltd
Building & Construction
Construction/Building Services
Contract Type:
Full Time
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About the job

Job Title: Depot Manager

Location: Bristol

Salary: Competitive, plus benefits

Job type: Full Time – Permanent.

King Lifting provides crane hire and machinery movement solutions from depots across the country. We also supply transport and telecoms logistics and have our own training centre. We are currently seeking a Depot Manager at our Bristol Avonmouth depot, from where we run a fleet of mobile cranes.

The Role/Candidate:

The Depot Manager has overall responsibility for managing the crane operations from the Bristol depot and the associated operatives and support team. The successful candidate will negotiate contracts with existing and new customers ensuring the optimum utilisation of the hire fleet operating to achieve maximum profitability.

Roles & Responsibilities

* You will be responsible for the welfare, safety and working hours of all related personnel.
* The working success of the Hire Desk and for environmental, health and safety legal & statutory requirements within the depot and meet the set KPI’s and SLA’s.
* Strong leadership skills.

The ideal candidate will have relevant experience preferably gained within the crane or plant hire industry with an operational understanding of cranes and transport. A CPCS qualification would be an advantage.

We are looking for a strong leader of people with sound commercial awareness and judgement. Excellent communication and organisation skills are a must along with the ability to prioritise deadlines and work under pressure.

In return you will receive:

* Competitive salary dependent on your skills and experience
* Monthly bonus (target related)
* Generous holiday allowance
* Company car
* Company pension
* Life assurance
* Employee Assistance Programme

Please click on the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter for this role.

Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Warehouse Manager, Material Controller, Warehouse Person, Goods Inwards Warehouse Operative, Despatch, Logistics Manager, Logistics Operative, Distribution Operative, Distribution Manager, Electronic Components Warehouse Manager, Foreman, Crane Operations Manager, Crane Manager, will also be considered for this role.

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