Fleet Maintenance Controller

Ref: VAC-10406
Posted on: 01/07/2024
  • Location: Ipswich
  • Industry: Driving
  • Discipline: Maintenance Controller
  • Employment: Permanent
  • Duration: n/a


Job Description

Maintenance Controller

A bit about the company…

Our client is seeking a dynamic Maintenance Controller to join their thriving team within the truck and trailer rental industry. With a renowned track record in offering high-quality, reliable rental solutions, they pride themselves on their customer-first approach and comprehensive maintenance services. Our client’s fleet is always kept in top-notch condition to ensure optimal performance and customer satisfaction. As a Maintenance Controller, you’ll be at the forefront of this commitment to excellence.

So what does the role look like?

Manage and maintain a fleet of trailers, ensuring they are serviced and MOT’d on time.
Coordinate with service providers to book maintenance, repairs, and inspections.
Monitor the condition and performance of the fleet, identifying and addressing issues promptly.
Maintain accurate records of all maintenance activity.
Ensure compliance with all relevant health and safety legislation.
Provide technical support and advice to drivers and other staff members.
Implement and oversee preventative maintenance schedules.
Liaise with the operations team to minimise vehicle downtime and disruption.
Stay updated with industry developments to ensure best practices are followed.

So do you have what it takes?

At least 3 years of experience in a maintenance role within the logistics or trucking industry.
Strong knowledge of fleet management and vehicle maintenance.
Proven ability to manage a team and coordinate with multiple stakeholders.
Proficiency in IT, including maintenance management software and other related applications.
Excellent organisational and communication skills.
Strong problem-solving abilities and attention to detail.
Ability to work under pressure and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

Here’s the package breakdown for you…

Annual salary of £30,000.
Competitive holiday allowance.
Company pension scheme.

Please submit your CV and a covering letter to [email protected]

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