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Hire Controller - Tool & Plant Hire in Biggleswade

Job Title: Hire Controller - Tool & Plant Hire in Biggleswade
Contract Type: Permanent Full Time
Location: Biggleswade
Salary: £22k - 26k per year
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 1869
Contact Name: Emma Irons
Contact Email:
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

The Role:

Working for a busy Construction / Plant and Equipment Hire company, we need an experienced Hire Controller to manage the Plant Equipment going on and off their Construction sites. Plant is sourced from both their own fleet but also external Plant and Tool Hire providers, thus you need to have a good grasp of a wide range of Construction Plant and Equipment. The role is an essential part in delivering a time critical service, hence the need for previous Rental / Hire experience. This is a full time, permanent position with no weekend work.


Key Responsibilities:

As a Hire Controller - Plant & Tool Hire Your Job Role Would Include:

  • Managing all hire orders with Hire Suppliers and facilitating the contracts needs in a high volume, busy working environment
  • Serving customers, while building lasting positive relationships with repeat clients
  • Managing all hires to that of best value supplier and equipment exchanges, ensuring that orders are placed for the best commercial reasons and objectives
  • Invoice query management and the ongoing commitment to reducing invoice mismatch
  • Manage the damage process, and the negotiating of all related damage charges through the hire cycle
  • Plant audit facilitation, reporting & reconciliation



The Ideal Hire Controller - Plant & Tool Hire Candidate Will Have:

  • Previous experience in one or more of the following roles: Hire Controller; Senior Hire Controller; Hire Assistant; Hire Manger; Hire Co-Ordinator, Rental Manager, Assistant Manager, Assistant Branch Manager, working in a high volume customer service orientated operation
  • You will need previous experience within the Plant, Tool & Vehicle Hire Industry
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Essential time management and priority planning
  • You must be confident using IT Software, have a high level of computer literacy, Microsoft Word, Excel
  • You need to commit to deliver excellent customer service



Within the Role of Plant Hire Controller You Would Receive:

  • Pension
  • Career Path
  • No Weekend Work
  • Full Time Permanent Position



This Role Would Suit Someone Within These Areas:

  • Hitchin, Stevenage, Letchworth, Royston, Baldock, Hertfordshire 
  • Biggleswade, Sandy, Bedford, Luton, Bedfordshire


Please follow the link to apply or if you prefer please call Emma on 07714 256 598 to discuss this or any other Job within the Plant, Tool and Equipment Hire Industry.