Foreman

Location: Tamworth, United Kingdom
Region: Platform Sales
Job Category: Building Construction/Skilled Trades
Business Unit: Powered Access
Job Type: Full Time (Permanent)
Hours: 7.30- 17.00


Summary

We may have started small but we’ve always had big ideas. Since Speedy was established in 1977 we have grown into the UK’s leading hire business. Along the way we’ve won countless awards for innovation, safety and our commitment to training to name but a few. Our people are the heart of our business and it’s their commitment and professionalism that makes us the biggest and the best in the industry.

We deal with thousands of customers every year, providing them with a first class service and helping ensure they can successfully deliver their projects. And that’s where you come in.

Main Responsibilities

We have a very exciting opportunity for a Foreman to carry out the service, refurbishment, repair and maintenance of hire and customer equipment. As a Foreman you will supervise the Service Engineers on a day to day basis to deliver the service, refurbishment, repair and maintenance of hire and customer equipment in the agreed timescale. This position will be based within our powered access division.

As a Foreman within Speedy, you will ensure that all requirements for repairs and maintenance are completed in a safe and efficient manner, and provide technical assistance, and organise technical training of Depot Engineers.

Ideal Candidate
To be successful as Foreman within Speedy you will need;
 
Strong mechanical knowledge 
Ideally have previous powered access experience
Good communication skills
Good organisational skills
Previous experience in a similar role and environment
Knowledge of organising and managing asset and stock counts
 
 
 
About the Company

Speedy are the leading provider of hire products and supporting services to the construction, industrial and infrastructure sectors. We have a network of over 200 depots across the UK and Ireland, and over 3000 people who offer a nationwide service and look after the largest hire fleet in the market.

We also lead in health, safety and sustainability.  We are the safest hire provider, based on accident and industry rates, and have the lowest carbon footprint in the industry.  Our hire fleet also includes an increasing range of green option products, helping our customers improve their energy efficiency and reduce their environmental impact.

Our vision is to become the best in our sector to do business with and the best to work for!