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Yard Manager, Thatcham



Thatcham, United Kingdom 

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€30,000.00 - €30,000.00

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Are you hungry and ambitious for more success and responsibility?

Do you ever feel that your current role just isn't fulfilling or rewarding enough?

As a Yard Manager working with us, this can all change as we give you as much responsibility as you can handle.

We are recruiting a small close knit team that support each other like a family. You will enjoy working closely alongside your colleagues to deliver and maintain the highest levels of customer satisfaction that the industry has to offer.

The Yard Manager is responsible for leading all yard and office colleagues to provide excellent service to customers and to ensure Copart processes are followed under the supervision of the General Manager.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

* Responsible for the supervision, hiring, training, development and motivating of all yard and office colleagues to meet company and customer expectations and to maximise productivity and minimise turnover.
* Manage the day-to-day operations of the yard and office, including managing the customer service, dispatch, receiving, auction set-up, vehicle documentation, and protection and maintenance functions.
* Ensure excellent Customer Service is provided to all customers.
* Handle customer issues as required/directed.
* Provide direction to the Yard and Office team regarding duties, goals and responsibilities.
* Ensure a safe working environment is established and maintained.
* Ensure all who enter the Yard comply with all Health & Safety and Company procedures including all employees, members, sub-haulers and designated drivers.
* Carry out company audits as required and accurately.

Yard Manager | Yard Supervisor | Office Manager | Management | Customer Service | Recruitment | Automotive | Car Auction | Health & Safety

Essential Skills

* Positive, can-do attitude - must be able to multi-task within a fast-paced environment.
* Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
* Must be computer literate.
* Customer service focused (both internal and external customers).
* Team supervisory experience in a production oriented environment where strict Health & Safety processes must be enforced and adhered to (including hiring, training and man-management)
* Strong attention to detail skills.
* Proactive, can use initiative and work on own when required.
* Can develop a team and introduce new working practices.
* Flexible in working hours and be available as required to attend call outs.

Desirable Skills

* IOSH qualification.
* Fork Lift Truck Licence.

Company Benefits

* 28 days holiday including Bank Holidays
* Employee benefits scheme providing discounts at many high street retailers
* Discounted Employee Share Purchase Plan
* Contributory Personal Pension Plan
* Childcare Vouchers
* Company Sick Pay (after qualifying period)
* Family Events

…..as well as a uniform and on-going support with personal development, apply today!

About Company

Our unique combination of industry leading online auction technology, strategically positioned facilities, nationwide transport fleet and truly global buyer base, enables us to deliver a market leading service to all our clients.

Our continued investment in innovation and our customer centric approach means we deliver bespoke solutions tailored to the specific needs of all our clients, and Copart is looking for the right people to join our team.

We have an amazing colleague engagement with our teams and work hard to maintain a high performing culture coupled with a friendly place to work.

This position is being managed by an applicant tracking system, therefore you will be directed to Smart Recruit Online to complete the application process.
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Smart Recruit Online
Presley Way
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Phone: 08006341818
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