Bodyshop Controller

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    Accident Repair Centre, Management

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  • Salary:

    £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Martin Bane

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    01483 375944

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    about 1 month ago

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Bodyshop Workshop Controller

Basic Salary up to £32,000 (Negotiable Dependent on experience) OTE £35,000+

Large ARC Group

Monday – Friday 08:30 – 17:30, 1 in 3 Sats 08:30 – 12:00

Horsham, West Sussex
Our Client is a family owned Accident Repair Group with over 100 years of automotive trading, they have a great reputation in the local area for quality work, 4+ Stars on Google and a BSI Approved Bodyshop.
They are seeking an experienced Bodyshop Workshop Controller to join their Horsham team! This a great opportunity to join a thriving part of the accident repair business. Our Client offers a fully equipped workshop with regular updating of equipment.
As a Workshop Controller, we want you to bring your previous experience, skills and knowledge to the team.

You will manage and coordinate the workflow of repairs, ensuring financial, volume and quality targets are achieved, ensuring high quality repairs within company procedures to maximise customer satisfaction.

The effective management of the productive and support departments, and providing the delivery of high standard of engagement, motivation and employee relations. ensuring the efficient running of the workshop to our very high standards.

What’s in it for you?

- A Competitive Basic Salary circa £32,000 DOE
- Opportunity to earn bonus
- A supportive Management Structure
- Full Systems & Process Training
- Company Pension
- Future Development Opportunities with a Large Group.
Duties of Bodyshop Workshop Controller with our Client
- The management and co-ordination of productive and support staff to ensure effective repairs to meet the volume, sales, cost and customer/quality targets.
- Ensuring all Procedural and BS10125 regulations are adhered
- You will have accountability for meeting and improving on customer satisfaction targets
- You will achieve and maintain and embed all “best practice” and “lean activities” as instructed by business strategy.
- You will achieve budget sales and cost targets weekly, monthly and annually
- You will ensure all health and safety policy and procedures are followed with all staff utilising safe working practises and monitor the correct use and storage of PPE.
- You will plan departmental and site productivity by effective holiday planning, workshop loading, scheduling, motivation and performance management of the productive staff.
- You will apply Standard Operating Procedure in accordance with policy standards
- You will ensure regular 1 to 1’s and quarterly reviews are undertaken in a timely manner and ratings are correctly applied.
What our Client expects of their Bodyshop Workshop Controller

- Previous experience of high volume accident repair management and scheduling
- Understanding and experience of BS10125 regulations
- Knowledge of Autoflow & Audatex is preferable
- Knowledge and experience of Thatcham repair methods
If this Accident Repair Workshop Controller Job interests, you and you would like to know more about it, Bodyshop Manager, Accident Repair Manager, Quality Control, Bodyshop Workshop Controller, Bodyshop Advisor, MET Technician, Paint Sprayer, VDA, Estimator, Panel Beater, Smart Repairer, or other Automotive Jobs & Accident Repair jobs in Horsham, Burgess Hill, Five Oaks, Crawley, Redhill, Reigate, Dorking, Haywards Heath, Brighton, Hove, Worthing, Shoreham, West Sussex, East Sussex and Hampshire please contact Martin Bane at Perfect Placement.
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