Tool Hire Assistant

Posted 14 March by Banner Plant Limited

Banner Plant Limited a subsidiary company of Henry Boot PLC is a long established plant hire company offering a wide range of products and services for hire and sale. The Company's Head Office is based in Dronfield, with hire centres located in Yorkshire and the Midlands. The broad spectrum of hire items available includes Plant, Powered Access, Big Air, Power Tools, Accommodation and Serviced Toilets.

We have an opportunity for an experienced Tool Hire Assistant to join our team based at our Derby Depot.

You will be required to work 45 hours per week, Monday - Friday; 8am - 5:30pm with 30 minutes for lunch.

Key Function of the Role:

Reporting directly to the Depot Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the inspection, testing, maintenance and repair to a high standard of hire equipment returned to our Derby Depot. Also assisting in the efficient running of a busy tool hire operation. Preparing equipment for hire and delivery of equipment.

The successful candidate will ideally have gained some experience with working in a power tools depot.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all repairs and maintenance are completed in accordance with manufacturer and Company standards when servicing and repairing equipment;
  • Be able to assist the Depot team to support operations and to provide customers with a good service;
  • Attend breakdown call outs on site, where required;
  • Raise hire contracts, answer telephone calls, deal with customer queries and stock control;
  • Ensure that service records are kept up to date.


The successful candidate must have:

  • A full UK driving license
  • Good communication and customer service skills
  • Strong commitment towards safe working practices
  • Able to meet deadlines
  • Good team worker


This is a unique opportunity to join a progressive hire company dedicated to customer care; and offers an attractive financial package coupled with good career prospects and excellent working conditions.

As an Equal Opportunities employer we welcome applications regardless of gender, race, disability, age, religion, belief or sexual orientation.

STRICTLY NO AGENCIES PLEASE. UNSOLICITED CV's WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

Required skills

  • plant tools hire fitter

Reference: 34685793

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