We are looking for an Engineering Manager as our engineering function is undergoing an exciting period of development and change, which will ensure that the engineering department is fit for the challenges of the future.
Location: Chiswick - W4 1SY
Salary: Excellent DOE + Benefits
Employment Status: Full Time, Permanent
We are looking for an Engineering Manager / Workshop Manager who is a strong, effective leader who can deliver reliable and consistent results whilst being able to identify and drive initiatives, which will make the garage work smarter, to deliver the efficiencies that the garage and business require.
As Engineering Manager, you will lead the engineering team, manage resources within budget and ensure the provision of vehicles to the necessary standard of reliability, presentation and operational requirements. You will lead by example and have the ability to not only motivate and engage staff in all situations but also deal with disciplinary and staffing matters.
Skills and Experience required include:
• A relevant Engineering qualification at NVQ Level 3 or equivalent
• Knowledge and understanding of DVSA requirements and a relevant qualification in Health and Safety Management
• Proficient computer skills particularly in Excel and Outlook combined with the ability to quickly learn other applications
The successful candidate will have previous experience as an Engineer/Workshop Manager or as a Working Charge Hand within the transport industry, where delivery is paramount. You will also have financial awareness and the ability to manage, analyse and report a profit and loss budget. A proven track record of turning the performance of a garage around for the better will give you an added advantage.
RATP, the trading name for our London Bus operations, RATP Dev London operates bus services in and around the capital on behalf of Transport for London. Private Hire and Commercial Services as well as Council route contracts complete the make up of our core business.