Apprentice Hire Controller

  • Member
  • ET Hire
  • Location
  • Bolton, Lancashire
  • Salary & Benefits
  • Competitive Salary
  • Job Description
  • ET Hire Limited is an independent tool hire business based in Bolton. Established in 1989 we have a large customer base and recent growth in the construction sector means we have a vacancy for an Apprentice Hire Desk Controller.

    We are seeking a new team member to work within a busy Hire Desk environment from our Bolton Depot - dealing with customer sites across the North west, to provide a high level of service supplying tools and access equipment.


    Job Description

    • Working on the sales counter dealing with customers
    • Taking phone calls / receiving e-mails for requests of tools and equipment
    • Taking phone calls / receiving e-mails for returns of tools and equipment
    • Taking phone calls from plant operatives
    • Planning transport for deliveries and collections of equipment from sites based across the northwest
    • Dealing with 3rd party companies sourcing equipment where we do not have equipment in stock / on fleet
    • Dealing with queries from Customers and resolving any problems
    • Liaising with other departments within the business
    • Organising and maintaining equipment before and after hire
    • Other depot duties as and when needed


    Skill Requirements

    • Must be reliable and a good time keeper
    • Good numeracy, literacy and computer skills with some Microsoft office experience
    • Self-motivator with good organisation skills
    • Good communication and sales skills
    • Customer service focus
    • Good team player
    • Working as part of a team
    • Must be eager to learn as part of our apprenticeship programme


    A competitive salary will be offered for the right applicant with great long-term prospects.

    Please click the button on the right to apply, or post to E T Hire Ltd., 101-111 Turton Street, Bolton, BL1 2TF.