GC Motors based in Harrogate, North Yorkshire is one of the UK's largest independent sports, prestige and 4x4 car dealerships with over £10 million worth of vehicles in stock on one site.

We are looking for a Workshop Controller to join our team

The Role

  • This is a customer facing role and as such you must be confident to liaise with customers and understand their needs and requirements
  • To ensure vehicle servicing and repairs are carried out to the highest quality standard
  • To maximise workshop productivity and the effective use of labour
  • To ensure all work is completed safely and complies with Retailer, manufacturer and industry
  • Oversee the daily running of the workshop
  • Booking in work and prioritising workload
  • Supervise workshop staff, including monitoring of timekeeping and productivity

The Person
You will be a good communicator with excellent time management and organisation skills. You must have the ability to work under pressure, to tight deadlines and have a flexible approach. You will preferably have experience in a similar role however this is not essential. You must have a proven technical background.

Salary is negotiable and dependent on experience. Company pension scheme and overtime available.

Hours are Monday to Friday 08:30 to 17:30 plus Saturdays as per rota

Preferred skills/experience:

  • Main dealer experience as a Workshop Controller preferable but not essential.
  • Able communicate with staff clearly and concisely, to be able to build excellent relationships with staff and customers, and be able to instil a right first time mentality in your staff.
  • Be organised and have excellent work ethic is an absolute must for this role.
  • An understanding of the importance in delivering fantastic customer service is essential.
  • Highly skilled communicator, and able to work professionally with all areas of the business.
  • All administration work must be carried out correctly and to the highest standard.

Interested? Please send your CV to our Recruitment team at

Please note that due to the high number of applicants for this role we will only respond to those who have been shortlisted for interview.

Ref: After Sales

Working Hours Full time
Location Harrogate
Salary Negotiable
Closing Date 01/05/2019