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Assistant Engineering Manager

  • Location: Tamworth
  • Salary: £35k per year + Benefits per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Truck & Bus
  • Function: Engineering
  • Contact: Chris Mead
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01384446128
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 22 August 2022
  • Job Ref: 62036

Role: Assistant Engineering Manager

Would you like the challenge of keeping your part of the country moving?

Do you have knowledge and experience in managing a busy vehicle workshop and it's technicians?

Would you relish the challenge of solving unexpected problems whilst keeping scheduled tasks on track?

Then becoming an Assistant Engineering Manager at a large transport depot will be for you!

Don't worry if you don't have a PCV license, gaining your license can be part of your training!

In return for your expertise, this Staffordshire based company will offer you:

  • Competitive salary and the option of overtime.
  • Company Pension scheme.
  • Excellent opportunities for career development and progression.
  • Benefits package including travel and store discounts.

Your main duties and responsibilities as an Assistant Engineering Manager will be:

  • Managing the workshop in a cost effective and safe manner
  • Managing the planned maintenance during the day to ensure the vehicles are available for morning peak.
  • Recording and rectifying any defects reported by staff
  • Dealing with the maintenance, health and safety and environmental impact of Company premises and ensuring legislative compliance.
  • Minimising engineering lost mileage and downtime by delivering safe and reliable vehicles to ensure traffic requirements are met.
  • Engaging the team to examine root cause analysis of repeat vehicle defects to improve fleet performance.
  • To ensure all staff work safely and the garage operates in accordance with the required Health and Safety standards.

The successful candidate for our Assistant Engineering Manager - role will have the following skills & experience:

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Understanding of fleet management systems. Oracle experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of engineering procedures and health and safety legislation.
  • Have good knowledge of engineering technical skills.
  • Previous experience of developing and managing staff.
  • Be adaptable, analytical and organised.
  • A full driving license (6 points of less).
  • Ability to be passed fit for a PCV pre-employment medical.

For further information on the Assistant Engineering Manager position please contact Chris Mead at Jonathan Lee Recruitment by email at or by telephone on: 01384 446128.


Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.