Job Title: Foreman
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Erith
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-08-12 00:00:00
Reference: SPD/TP/287987/9721
Contact Name: Jeanne Woodford
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 12, 2019 15:39

Job Description

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.

Package description

Competitive salary plus 2% pension, 21 days holiday rising to 26 days after 1 year plus bank holidays, up to 10% salary bonus, life assurance and our fantastic salary extras scheme that offers cycle to work, child care vouchers and various other fantastic benefits along with our great staff discounts.

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.

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 
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!

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