Engineering Supervisor Job at National Express West Midlands – in Acocks Green
National Express Group is a leading public transport operator with bus, coach and rail services in the UK, Continental Europe, North Africa, North America and the Middle East. Passengers made 898 million journeys on our services in 2018.
We have an exciting opportunity for an Engineering Supervisor to join our team at Acocks Green, as part of the management of the garage Engineering function, to effectively plan, monitor and control maintenance of Company vehicles and premises, and supervise the team in line with VOSA, Company and ISO 9001:2015 standards.
As the successful candidate, you will hold a recognised engineering qualification and have proven extensive heavy vehicle maintenance experience. You will have the ability to work well within a team and build and develop working relationships whilst demonstrating strong planning and communication skills.
The successful candidate will be required to work nights 2200 – 0600.
What you’ll do…
Manage the team including individual development plans, performance and quality, and holiday and absence. Maintain a high standard of staff conduct, in accordance with legislation, good practice and Company procedures.
Organise activities and processes for the repair, maintenance, servicing and cleaning of buses to meet Customer, Company and Statutory requirements.
Conduct and be responsible for product/service/task quality checks, job identification and traceability
Review and authorise vehicle repair/maintenance documentation as required prior to releasing vehicles for operational service.
Liaise with third party contractors in respect of warranty repairs, and review vehicle core hour availability downtime.
Implement, identify and take corrective action for internal/external areas of operations.
We offer a wide range of benefits such as…
Free bus travel for you and your partner
Free coach pass
Access to NX Health Bus
Employee Assistance Programme
Variety of deals and discounts available through NX online portal
Things to note…
National Express has a very high focus on health and safety and as a result operates a strict Drugs and Alcohol Policy which is applicable to all employees.
Drug and Alcohol testing is completed as part of the assessment process as well as random checks during employment acording to the policy.
You may also have experience in the following …
PCV Mechanic, PVC/HGV Fitter, Fleet Maintenance, HGV Engineer, Garage Mechanic, Bus Mechanic, Coach Mechanic, Public Transport Vehicle Technician
If the above sounds like a next step in your career, follow our online application process to express your interest! If you have any queries or wish to discuss any aspects of the role, please email [email protected]
Company: National Express West Midlands –
Company Location: Acocks Green