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Depot manager

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Utilities, Power & Telecoms

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £173.08 - 211.43 per day

  • Contact:

    Joe Ulysses

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 077

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

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looking for a depot manger opportunity in the telecoms market?  
This is a great opportunity to join a growing broadband ISP, reaching their goal to provide superfast broadband across the UK to increase the speeds in peoples homes. Our client offer some of the best internet speeds in th market and are a large competitor in the fight to provide the best internet in the UK.
We are looking for a regional depot manage to join an exciting young company in the local depot. This is a great opportunity to be part of a relatively new yard and bring your own expertise. You will be looking after a number of staff who specialise in telecoms depot duties.
The role is a 3 month fixed term contract, paying equivalent to £45,000 per annum.
As part of the regional management team yo will be responsible for the local telecoms depot. You will be there to support the fibre builds and installation by ensuring vehicles, plant, equipment and materials are ready for field staff. You will manage a workshop, yard and warehouse facility, managing small team of staff providing fleet and materials.
The role:
·Managing stock and procurement strategy of materials
·Equipment vehicle and stock ordering
·Ensure staff have branded PPE and clothing
·Strategic supplier management
·Warehouse team management
·Ensure plant and material required are ready for delivery
·Manage repair and maintenance of vehicle and plant
·Ensure materials are delivered to the warehouse on time
·Ensure vans are clean and th welfare of drivers is compliant
·Manage depot staff
·Experience working as a depot manager
·Experience within Construction / Telecoms  (desirable)
·Health and Safety awareness  
·CPCS, Forklift license (desirable)
·Good management skills
·Good communication skills
·Highly organised
·UK drivers license (clean)
AWhat we need you to have.... 
·Experience as a Depot Manager preferably gained within the construction/plant operations industry, responsible for managing fuel stores and working within confined spaces
·Health & Safety awareness to ensure that the welfare of all staff, visitors and contractors is ensured while they are at the Depot 
·Operational understanding of the utilities sector, in particular street-works excavation and reinstatement 
·CPCS qualification and Fork Lift Truck licence would be an advantage 
·A strong manager of people, as it will be the Depot Manager's responsibility to supervise a team of staff, drivers, operators and associated employees while they are on the premises of the Depot
·Sound commercial awareness and judgement and ability to prioritise according to the demands of the depot
·Clean UK driving licence 
 You'll know how to....
·Organise the activities of the Depot to achieve the most effective results
·Recognise the requirements to operate vehicles, plant and equipment safely
·Control goods inward and goods out using appropriate Systems
·Coach and develop the skills of Depot staff
·Respond to operational issues as they arise and ensure effective resolution and communication to interested parties  
Our teams will say you're 
·Well organised and in control all the time
·Supportive and constructive, even when things have gone wrong 
·Professional, quick and responsive 
·Open and collaborative 
·A clear and concise communicator