Depot Manager - Ripon

  • Member
  • SHC Hire Centres
  • Location
  • Ripon, North Yorkshire
  • Salary & Benefits
  • Excellent Basic Salary and Bonus Scheme, Health Insurance and Pension
  • Job Description
    Skipton Hire Centres (SHC) have 4 sites throughout Yorkshire, with their Head Office being in Skipton and Depots at Ilkley, Ripon and Northallerton. SHC are recognised as a key regional player in the Tool and Plant Hire market. Along with our core activity of Tool and Plant hire the Company also hires a full range of powered access platforms and offers construction-based training.

    We are seeking to recruit an experienced, customer focused Depot Manager, who will be P&L responsible for the day to day running of our Ripon Depot. The successful candidate must have strong management and leadership skills and have a proven track record in managing a team of staff.

    You will actively manage a team in dealing with customer orders, negotiating hire terms, organising the hire desk and workshop staff, HGV vehicle compliance, workshop productivity and customer repairs plus producing monthly Depot reports. You will also be required to ensure all operations comply with all current Company Policies, H & S, Systems and Procedures.


    • Proven track record of managing a P & L, ideally within the tool hire/building or a similar merchant trade sector
    • Proven track record of staff management / strong leadership skills
    • Strong customer care ethic
    • Be highly motivated, well organised and disciplined
    • Be an excellent communicator
    • Be able to identify opportunities
    • Have a strong drive to succeed
    • Be IT literate
    • Full Driving Licence

    Excellent Basic Salary + Bonus Scheme
    Health Insurance

    The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and driven with the ability to hit the ground running.

    Please apply by clicking the button on the right, or by emailing your CV and covering letter to: