Workshop Manager

North West Permanent

Workshop Manager – Cheshire – Control Panel Manufacturer – Permanent - £35-42k + Commission on Sales

Samuel Frank Associates is recruiting for an experienced Workshop Manager to run a busy control panel manufacturing workshop for a very well-established systems integrator based in Cheshire. The successful Workshop Manager will have a proven track record in running a team that delivers high quality electrical control panels to a range of sectors.

Key aspects of the Workshop Manager position include –

  • Workload planning/scheduling – need to have an organised approach
  • Component procurement
  • Ability to use MS Excel
  • Provide quotations and electrical manufacturing projects
  • Manage client expectations in terms of costs and timescales to deliver work
  • Applicants with contacts in the industry that could be targeted as potential customers will be considered favourably
  • Record keeping – compile and maintain detailed customer records
  • Health & safety compliance
  • People management – making sure team members have clear tasks and they’re accountable to deliver

The ideal background for this role is someone who’s come up through the ranks of a panel builder, so someone who is likely to have Electrical qualifications and possibly have some Electrical design capabilities. There is an opportunity here for the successful Workshop Manager to build a cost centre and earn commission along the way.

The postcode is used a guide only.

The role is commutable from Chester, Liverpool, Ellesmere Port, Runcorn, Warrington, Northwich and Wrexham.

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