Assistant Service Manager

  • Location

    Gloucester, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Independent Garage, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    Up to £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Josh Buck

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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* Assistant Service Centre Manager required in Gloucester.
* Starting salary up to £23-25,000 per annum.
* Mon to Fri 8:00am-6:00pm with 1 in 2 Sat 8:00am-1:30pm.

Our client, an established Independent Service Centre in the Gloucester region, requires an experienced and professional Assistant Service Centre Manager to help in the management of their busy workshop and office.


Reporting to the Managing Director and working alongside the Centre Manager, you will be responsible for a team of five Technicians. You will ensure the smooth running of the workshop, be able to courteously serve customers, and be in control of the day to day running of the business. You will have control of the profitability of the centre, be responsible for ordering in parts and consumables and dealing with suppliers; as such you should have a keen eye for detail, excellent communication skills and the ability to negotiate a deal. Along with all this, you should possess good man-management skills, the ability to lead a team and to drive the business forward.


Previous experience in an automotive service environment at a management or controller level is essential to our client at this stage. You will ideally be qualified to NVQ Level 2 or equivalent as a Vehicle Technician and have a strong technical understanding of vehicle repair and maintenance. You might occasionally be required to assist in the workshop when necessary so will need to have a flexible approach to your workload. A UK driving license with minimal points is also mandatory.


For your hard work, Our Client is offering…

* Starting salary up to £23-25,000 per annum pending experience and current earnings.
* Overtime subject to availability paid at standard rate.
* 20 days annual holiday allowance plus bank holidays.
* Workplace pension scheme.
* A first-hand stake in helping drive Our Client's business forward.

You will be required to work Monday to Friday 8:00am-6:00pm with 1 in 2 Saturdays 8:00am-1:30pm paid as overtime.

If you are interested in this Assistant Service Manager Vacancy or any other Motor Trade Jobs in Gloucestershire, please contact Josh Buck at Perfect Placement now!

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