Depot Foreman

  • Vacancy Title
  • Depot Foreman
  • Company
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • Groundforce
  • Location
  • Bridgwater
  • Closing Date
  • 08/02/2022
  • Job Description
  • We currently have a new opportunity for a Depot Foreman to join our Bridgwater depot. Through the effective management of all resources available, you will ensure that thorough efficient operating procedures are implemented. Customer service must be maintained to the highest level whilst also operating within the companies policies and meeting the overall objectives of the business.

    You will maintain an awareness of cost control at all times, managing P&L, budgets and audit reports, whilst managing the quality systems. All work must be carried out in compliance with HSE regulations to ensure that the branch is operating within H&S legislation.

    We are in the process of moving all of our Bristol activity to our Bridgwater depot and during this transition there will be a requirement to work out of the Bristol depot for the first few months. Transport for this can be arranged if necessary for that period only

    Skills & experience required:

    • Knowledge of the equipment that Groundforce supplies to the construction and utility industries
    • A good understanding of H & S standards and fully conversant with H & S policy and procedures
    • Competent at reading and interpreting technical drawing and literature
    • Full UK driving licence (essential)
    • Experience of managing a team will be an advantage
    • Valid counter-balance fork-lift truck licence (essential)
    • CSCS Card Site Visitor (desirable)
    • Intermediate computer literacy – MS Office, Outlook