Service Manager / Autocentre Manager required for a busy autocentre in Reading
> Salary negotiable from £30,000 to £34,000
> Plus bonus and overtime OTE £42,000 +
> Stable smaller regional group
> MOT focus, plus service maintenance and repair
We are looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious Service Manager / Garage Manager / Autocentre Manager in the Central Reading area.
The role is to fully manage a busy MOT and repair centre located in central Reading. The garage is part of a major repair chain based in the South East.
Currently it is a high volume MOT centre, that is increasingly focused on growing its repairs, servicing, diagnostics, tyres & air-con business.
The Service Manager / Garage Manager / Autocentre Manager will be responsible for the efficient and profitable operation of the large workshop with 4 MOT lanes and a fully equipped multi repair ramp workshop including the latest state of art Autologic Drive-Pro diagnostic equipment.
The goal is to achieve, or exceed, the branch monthly MOT, labour and parts targets.
To achieve this his role requires a strong management style, and the candidate will be expected to show an understanding of the structure of a business, business processes, site profitability, workshop loading, targets and how to achieve them. Above all you need to demonstrate you can effectively manage and build a first-class team of technicians and service advisors.
Either franchise or independent experience required, and a mixture of both is desirable. An MOT test licence would be advantageous but not essential.