Vacancies - Workshop Foreman – Inverness

Workshop Foreman – Inverness

Role: Workshop Foreman – Inverness Depot
45 hours per week – 7.30am to 5:00pm Monday to Friday

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Workshop Foreman to join our talented and high respected team at Morris Leslie Plant Hire in Inverness.

This role requires a self-motivated individual with good customer service skills and a flexible, enthusiastic attitude to problem solving in order to maintain a high standard at all times. Previous experience in the hire industry with working on plant is preferable.

This is a hands-on supervisory role so previous experience working on machines is essential. A company van will also be provided and there will be a requirement to attend customer sites for breakdowns / services on occasions.

Main Duties:

  • Ensure the workshop runs smoothly and efficiently day in day out
  • Responsible for supporting and developing your colleagues and making sure that all equipment is maintained and kept in working order at all times.
  • Ordering spares via our internal purchasing department
  • Managing workshop spend and recharge budget
  • Recording of servicing on our Insphire system
  • Work close with suppliers for warranty work

Essential requirement:

  • A working knowledge of plant and tool equipment
  • A relevant mechanical qualification (or time served)
  • Good knowledge of Excel & Word
  • Experience of working in a similar position at supervisory level

What benefits we provide:

  • Competitive salary
  • 22 days annual leave per annum plus bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Company sick pay scheme

About Ourselves:
We are a national family run business established in 1974 by Morris Leslie. Originally a plant sales company, over the past four decades we have diversified into other areas, many relating to the agricultural and construction sectors where we made our name.

Delivering first-class customer service is the constant focus of our Plant Hire team. That’s why we only hire out the best and youngest machines from our 15 depots around the UK. With an outstanding track record in supplying telehandlers, excavators, dumpers and rollers to the country’s construction, housebuilding and civil engineering sectors, we provide national coverage with local service.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Company pension
  • On-site parking


  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: In person