Production Manager

Posted 13 March by Spear Recruitment

Production Manager

Location: Cardiff

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 Basic + OTE £50k & Benefits

Our client has a rare opportunity for a talented and ambitious Body Shop Manager/VDA to join our clients team in Cardiff.

Applications are sought from candidates who feel they can meet the demands of this varied role, which include:

  • Compiling accurate vehicle damage estimates using the Audatex system and submitting within agreed company timeframe.
  • To monitor and maintain staffing levels to ensure maximum output of work.
  • Oversee body shop administrative systems, procedures and records.
  • Monitor processes and liaise with head office departments or team members to discuss and implement process changes.
  • Ensuring that company stock levels are maintained at optimum levels and company assets are correctly maintained and accounted for.
  • Be responsible for identifying, selecting, recording and maintaining equipment along with overseeing a preventative maintenance program.
  • Regularly inspecting the repair facilities condition, security and working standards to ensure compliance with company policy.
  • Ensure health and safety standards are complied with.

To be considered for this role you must have vehicle damage assessor experience, consideration will be given to vehicle damage assessors, estimators, workshop controllers and body shop/production managers.

You will need the determination to deliver and exceed through continuous improvement in both people and process within the current team. You must also be able to offer clear communication, have strong numerical and effective organisation skills.

We are looking for candidates who can demonstrate a highly developed technical understanding of modern vehicle body shop operations, coupled with proven people management skills.

This vacancy is being managed by Ed Hatt at Spear Recruitment Ltd.

Spear Recruitment Ltd have many different Motor Trade Jobs available throughout the UK from - Dealer Principal, GM General Manager, General Sales Manager, Service Manager, After Sales Manager, Sales Manager, Service Team Leader, Business Manager, Sales Controller, Sales Executive, Sales Administration, Paint Sprayer, Panel Beater, Body Shop Estimator, Vehicle Mechanic, Service Advisor, Vehicle Technician, Light Commercial Vehicle Technicians, HGV Fitters, Trade Parts Representative, Parts Advisor, Parts Manager, Workshop Controller, Fast Fit, Tyre Fitters and Warranty Administrators etc.

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Required skills

  • ATA
  • Paint
  • Panel
  • Body Shop

Reference: 34526231

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