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Hire Desk Controller

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £25k - 45k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 months ago

  • Sector: Construction, Civil Engineering
  • Contact: Andy McKenzie
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 02380 21221
  • Expiry Date: 14 June 2023
  • Job Ref: 399610AMC

Are you an experienced and ambitious Hire Desk Controller/Plant Hire administrator?

Would you like to join one of the UK’s best piling companies, with expansion planned well into the new year?
We are now looking for a keen individual to join the busy Hire Desk team at our clients Head Office in Sudbury.
You must have piling/plant hire experience, ideally with some knowledge of fleet & logistics management. Additionally, you will have excellent organisational skills and the ability to work to deadlines.

The successful candidate will be able to evidence.

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• A good standard of numeracy
• PC Literate / Competent use of Microsoft Office packages
• The ability to listen and respond accurately to customer enquiries.
• Good attention to detail
• Excellent communication skills with a clear telephone manner
• Ability to work under pressure to set deadlines
• A confident and flexible attitude

The role will encompass the assistance in the day-to-day running of the Rental Office, logistics of sales, rental fleet and on occasion transport fleet dispatch. You will be taking customer orders, preparing quotations and processing paperwork.
Hours of work are Monday – Friday 07:30 to 17:00
For your hard work and commitment, we offer career progression, a rewarding competitive salary, plus on-site parking.

Our client is one of the UK’s largest Independent Piling Contractors, operating a wide variety of piling plant and equipment, allowing them to perform qualified projects of any size or value throughout the country.
Each project is supported by the team of professionals and experienced piling crews who, combined, ensure each project is carried out safely, to a defined standard and within budget.
Their Piling capabilities include, but are not limited to CFA, Rotary, Mini Rotary, Contig and Secant Piled Walls.