Ryder Ltd are the leading provider of commercial vehicle rental, contract hire, maintenance, and dedicated delivery solutions, we work hard to understand each of our client’s business and transport requirements providing a tailored solution to suit individual needs. We have made amazing progress operating in the UK over the last 45 years and the driving force behind our success is our people.
As a business, we deliver real solutions that cut costs, crank up profits, and turn record quarters into record years. Service is everything and we talk in terms of ‘Choice’, ‘Stability’, ‘Experience’ and ‘Flexibility’.
Now is a great time to be joining our team here at Ryder. Not only are we continuing to grow and maintain our presence as the market leader in the UK, we are also looking for ways to improve how we deliver a best in class service to our customers and secure our place in the market for years to come, as a true innovator in vehicle maintenance and rental.
As a result of our continued success and growth, we are recruiting for further Workshop Supervisors to join our passionate maintenance team. As a Workshop Supervisor, you will be actively managing the routine operation of the workshop, liaising with customers and developing our technicians to meet our market leading service levels.
People come to work in our workshops for many reasons; we respect and value our people which is reflected in the quality of the environment, equipment, tools and standards that we work to. We work on varying marques of vehicles and are driven very much by the quality of work with the upmost importance placed on health and safety.
Are you an experienced Workshop Supervisor/Foreman who is passionate about getting the best out of your team whilst helping drive the business further forward? Then this could be the role for you!
We offer a variety of development programmes to help support your career and help you grow your career further within Ryder.
In order to be a success in the Workshop Supervisor role, you will need to share both our values as a business and also to be able to demonstrate success in a similar role.
You will talk passionately about teams of technicians you have led in the past and will show that you can lead from the front and empower your teams to do the right thing and make the right decisions. As a market leader, our people take pride in their work and your teams will reflect this.
You will have a good track record in Commercial Vehicle maintenance along with the relevant NVQ, C&G or similar qualifications and will be able to articulate what you have done in your career to successfully deliver a similar service in a similar environment.
Duties will include:-
* Organising the workshop workload ensuring company quality and efficiency standards are achieved. Supervise workshop employees and monitor performance levels.
* Ensuring Health & Safety policies and procedures are actively followed.
* Control maintenance expenditure and identify maintenance cost savings and performance improvement opportunities.
* Providing proactive advice and support to customers to assist them in safe and cost-effective operation of vehicles.
* Ensuring a highly productive and motivated workforce dedicated to high quality vehicle maintenance.
Salary & Benefits
* As a member of the Ryder team you will receive: -
* A base salary of up to £34,489.00, plus £2k shift allowance
* Quarterly incentive bonus based on performance up to £2,000 per annual
* Generous holiday entitlement
You will also have the opportunity to join the Ryder Share Incentive Programme and Pension scheme.You will also have available our employee assistance programme, eye care programme, childcare vouchers, recognition and long service awards, along with regular health assessments through our Occupational Health provider to ensure your ongoing well-being.
Commercial vehicle operators are essential to the UK and its economy, delivering services and providing transport which affects all of our lives. The haulage industry is the UK’s fifth largest employer and worth £124bn GVA* to the UK economy. 89% of all goods transported by land in Great Britain are moved directly by road.’ Source: Road Haulage Facts & Stats, RHA
*Gross Value Added
As the UK’s leading independent provider of commercial vehicle rental, contract hire and fleet maintenance for over 45 years, Ryder understands the complexities and priorities of the transportation and logistics industry. Ryder’s fleet of 20,000 vans, trucks and trailers is supported by a nationwide network of maintenance locations, 24/7 national breakdown assistance, and a large team of qualified technicians with a clear focus on uptime, compliance, and choice. We work hard to understand our clients’ businesses and provide customised solutions to meet their individual transportation needs.
The driving force behind Ryder’s success is our people. Ever better™ is our purpose and our mantra. To our customers and our employees, it is a promise. A promise to unlock hidden opportunities, to dig in when others let up and to commit to maintaining a workplace in which our employees are encouraged to thrive. We understand that unrivaled leadership inspires individuals and promotes continuous improvement. We respect each of our 34,000 employees worldwide, valuing their contribution, ideas, and diversity, empowering and developing them as successful individuals and teams
Benefits: £2K Shift Allowance