Assistant Branch Manager - Hire Desk & Transport

  • Member
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • MEP Hire
  • Location
  • Staines
  • Closing Date
  • 01/02/2021
  • Job Description
  • Why join MEP Hire? Firstly, we are a specialist market leading rental company in the mechanical, electrical, plumbing, & commercial fit-out sectors. But more than that we are big enough to matter but definitely small enough to care. Whether it be customers, suppliers, or our own colleagues, we want to make the difference.

    We aspire to be a business with the right ethos – a balance between delivering outstanding service to customers whilst creating value for our stakeholders including our employees.

    Do you want to make a difference and be part of a successful and growing specialist business and be at the heart of our next period of growth? If you do, we look forward to hearing from you and if your application is successful look forward to working with you to create an even bigger and better business.

    As a division of Vp plc, a group of 6 specialist hire businesses, MEP Hire, hire mechanical, electrical and plumbing equipment alongside the low level access machines.

    We have a newly created opportunity for an Assistant Branch Manager to join our team in Staines, working with the Hire Desk & Transport teams. Reporting into the Branch Manager, the successful applicant will supervise the hire desk and manage the drivers’ schedules, ensuring all deliveries and collections are completed as requested. There is also a requirement to provide cover for the Branch Manager, including performing managerial duties in the absence of the Branch Manager.


    • Management experience is essential
    • Flexibility is essential


    • Knowledge of Hire Industry is desirable
    • Knowledge of small tools desirable but not essential
    • Basic level experience in Microsoft Office (Word and Excel)
    • Valid driving licence preferable but not essential

    For further information regarding this position, please refer to the job profile attached.