Receptionist - Workshop

Undisclosed Company
Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Up to £19371 per annum
12 Jun 2019
26 Jun 2019
Manpower UK
Job Type

Role: Receptionist - Workshop

Location: Newcastle

Basic Pay: £9.90 (19,371)

Contract: Ongoing requirement, no end date

Mon - Fri 08:00-16:15

Are you happiest in a role that is customer-focused? Would you prefer to be working in a busy environment where there is always something new happening? Would you like to build on your experience with regular training? Then we have the role for you...

The position is an on-going contract position with a large fleet maintenance company, who are currently looking for a Workshop Receptionist who will be responsible for providing a great customer experience as the front if house customer receptionist at their busy vehicle depot. Working on Reception Mon-Fri 08:00 to 16:15 this is an on-going role.

Based in a busy Reception area of a commercial vehicle workshop, your duties will include:

  • Processing vehicles booked in on the system and 'walk in' jobs
  • Dealing with daily vehicle hire reservations through 3rd party suppliers
  • Liaise with Workshop Controller to prioritise vehicles and work through the workshop
  • Order parts, check deliveries and allocate to Technicians to use
  • Liaise with customers by phone/email/text (updates/vehicle completion)
  • Processing and closeing job cards on the system
  • Send relevant paperwork to head office
  • Planning yearly service/MOT's for client's vehicles
  • Deliver exceptional customer service and customer experience at every step

This is challenging Service Advisor role in a busy workshop environment and candidates should be able to demonstrate comprehensive customer service experience and computer skills and a strong ability to work on their own initiative. Must hold a valid driving licence. Previous experience of working in a dealership or an automotive or Fleet maintenance environment as a Receptionist or Service Advisor is essential. If this sounds like you, then apply today!