Assistant Tyre Manager

Farol Ltd
Hungerford, UK

Assistant Tyre Manager

About the Company

Farol Ltd is an extremely successful family owned business. Established in 1976 and now employing over 320 people across our 6 depots, we are the market leaders in agriculture, groundcare and homeowner products, holding the market leading John Deere franchise along with many other brands.

We also have a Tyres division, which is where this vacancy sits.

About the role

We currently have a vacancy for an Assistant Tyre Manager to join our Tyre Department at our Shefford Woodlands depot (just outside Hungerford). Whilst being predominantly office-based, the role will also involve some tyre fitting as and when workload requires.

The key function of the role is to assist the Tyre Manager with all tasks relating to the day to day management of the Tyre team and department.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Liaising with customers and booking in work
  • Tyre sales
  • General day to day housekeeping of the department/Tyre bay
  • Allocating work to the team of Tyre Fitters, including maintaining strong communication throughout the day
  • Stock Management
  • Tyre fitting, either within the Tyre bay or out on our customer’s premises

Skills required

  • A full driving license is essential
  • Previous experience of agricultural/plant/HGV tyre fitting is essential
  • Strong IT skills (the role is heavily computer-based)
  • Previous experience in a Team Leader/Manager position would be advantageous

    The Benefits: 

    Our excellent package includes a competitive basic annual salary, up to 25 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays), pension scheme, free financial planning service and on-going training.

    Why come to Farol?

    Farol is the leading John Deere dealership in the UK with people at the heart of its strategy. We know that our people are the key to our success and we make sure we appreciate and reward everyone's contribution. Not only do we recognise expertise, skills and professionalism, we value highly the very things that make our team members unique: their passion, their dedication, their approachability and the fact that going the all-important extra mile is second nature.

    We can offer an environment where Teamwork is key and where you can truly develop new skills and flourish.

    What do our Team Members say about us?

  • Great company attitude with friendly and approachable managers/directors
  • Lovely place to work. Good group of people to support new employees during day to day operations
  • A good Company to work for and the whole team are friendly. The Management are very approachable and have an open door policy. As the Company are continually growing there are lots of opportunities for employees to progress. I feel valued as an employee and enjoy my job
  • I love working for a family business as I've come from a more corporate environment. Owners are hands on and very approachable. It is a fast paced and busy environment but no such thing as a typical day for me. There are great learning opportunities here and ability to progress in the business.

To apply for the role, please submit your CV via the "Apply" button above or call 01844 278843 for further information.