Workshop Controller — Volkswagen

  • Job added: 24 Nov, 2022
  • Salary:
  • Location: Dundee
  • Job Type: Aftersales & Service
  • Reference : Workshop Controller — Volkswagen
  • Company : Eastern Holdings Ltd

Workshop Controller

Barnetts Volkswagen Dundee

Salary up to £30,000 + Bonus


At Eastern Western Motor Group, we believe it’s all about quality of life and finding a happy balance between work and family. This is an amazing opportunity to work for a family run company who value their employees and in return provide state of the art working facilities, competitive salary packages, benefits and industry leading training.

What does the job entail?

  • To allocate jobs to the technicians in conjunction with the Workshop Manager based on estimated job duration, skill levels and job requirements.
  • To liaise with parts personnel on parts requirements/progress, chasing etc.
  • To monitor job status against required completion times in conjunction with Workshop Manager.
  • To communicate with the workshop and service advisors when completion times will or will not be met.
  • To ensure an effective housekeeping policy is maintained.
  • To maintain safety standards
  • To organise overtime (with agreement of Service Manager) as required to meet customer workload demands.
  • To raise or authorise purchase orders for non-franchise parts and sub-contract services.
  • Assistance with any other task as directed.

What are we looking for?

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and team orientation
  • Previous experience of the job role is essential
  • Results orientated
  • Problem solving and decision making skills
  • Quality & reliability
  • Committed to providing high quality work
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • PC literate 

In addition, we offer first class employee benefits scheme such as:

  • Enjoy your birthday off on us every year!
  • Staff Discount – We offer excellent discounts on new and used car purchases, parts and servicing across all our brands.
  • Cashpoint – Cashpoint is our retail discount partner. You can save hundreds of pounds on everything from holidays to your weekly shopping!
  • Generous Holiday Allowance – Your free time matters to us! We offer all our employees 30 days annual leave each year (pro rata) which increases with length of service!
  • Your Family Matters – As a family run Company, your family matters to us. We offer our employees a pension plan, death in service scheme and access to our staff saving club. We also offer free corporate passes for Five Sister Zoo, Almond Valley and many more local attractions!
  • Giving Back – We are proud to support charities and organisations that work to improve the communities that matter to us. In the past we have raised thousands of pounds for local charities by organising events from white water rafting to charity raffles.