Powered Access Workshop Supervisor

Balloo Hire Centres have grown to become one of the largest plant, tool and equipment hire companies in Ireland, with an integrated network of 6 locations and Island wide delivery.We require a Powered Access Workshop Supervisor to join team at the Belfast depot.

To manage all workshop and field-based servicing and engineering activities at the depot. The ideal candidate is someone within a similar industry, with excellent people management skills and with an engineering or powered access background.

Responsibilities include:

•    Manage  resources related to the maintenance of a large and mixed fleet of Powered Access Equipment.

•    Ensure effective implementation of all engineering policies and procedures

•    Maintain a high level of equipment availability and reliability at optimal cost to the business

•    Ensure compliance to all legislative requirements, and internal HSEQ standards

•    Deliver technical initiatives and projects through to satisfactory outcome 

•    Ensure continuous improvement in all engineering standards, using best practice

•    Produce qualitative and quantitative engineering related information

•    Manage workshop labour and administrative resources to achieve all specified maintenance standards and objectives

•    Report engineering incidents or issues, including warranty failures and customer damage

•    Identify collective and individual staff training needs 

•    Manage appropriate hire fleet availability through day-book

•    Provide technical advice to location staff

•    Ensure all maintenance actions are carried out to appropriate standard and in within acceptable timescale eg service, Thorough Examination etc

•    Ensure safe systems of work are applied to all activities carried out

•    Report on engineering outputs as required

•    Deliver technical ‘tool-box talk’ type information sessions to engineering staff

•    Maintain appropriate stock holding levels for spares, sundries, fuels and lubricants

•    Liaise with external parts and service providers when required


The ideal candidate will have:

•    Previous experience of engineering supervision within a plant hire environment

•    Formally trained in an engineering discipline, with an NVQ level 3, or equivalent

•    Good upward and downward communication skills

•    Current powered access equipment knowledge preferred


In return you will receive:

Competitive Salary
Company Van
Balloo Company Benefits
Continual Personal Development Courses



Monday to Friday 7:30am to 5:00pm and every 2nd Saturday 8:00am to 12:00 noon

Location: Belfast

The successful candidate will have the ability to work well using their own initiative & be able to interact with the rest of the team.  They will also demonstrate attention to detail & good time management.


How to Apply

Send your CV to jobs@balloohire.com

Clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria.




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