Assistant Engineering Manager

Join us at McGill’s and accelerate your leadership journey developing your skills while joining us on our own journey of growth and development!

We are seeking an experienced and ambitious Assistant Engineering Manager to help lead the team at our Greenock Depot. As the Assistant Engineering Manager, you will work closely with the Engineering Manager to ensure the smooth operation of our workshop, meeting and exceeding targets set out for efficiency and quality.  You may dive into challenging projects that will develop your engineering skills and experience, propelling your career forward in engineering and people management.

Key responsibilities:

  • Strategically delegate maintenance and repairs, exceeding DVSA requirements and industry standards
  • Champion a culture of unwavering commitment to health and safety, engineering legislation, and company policies
  • Mentor and guide the engineering team, driving excellence in technical skills and operational efficiency
  • Cultivate effective communication with colleagues and the Depot Engineering Manager to ensure seamless collaboration
  • Stay at the forefront of industry advancements, continually sharpening your engineering skills and staying ahead of the curve
  • Ensure the swift and accurate completion of engineering records, upholding a high standard of documentation

We need your expertise:

  • Proven time-served experience as a PCV/HGV mechanic is essential
  • Proven ability to thrive in a team-oriented environment, even under pressure
  • A passion for developing others to enhance overall team efficiency
  • Flexibility in working hours, demonstrating adaptability to the dynamic demands of the engineering landscape
  • In addition to your valid and current UK driving licence, a PCV license is desirable, but don’t worry if you do not have this, we will train you in-house!

What we offer in return:

  • An excellent annual salary
  • Free travel for you and your partner throughout the groups wider network
  • Continuous training opportunities, propelling your career growth in the dynamic field of bus engineering
  • Provision of all necessary gear, including PPE and specialized equipment

McGill’s Bus Group is an equal opportunity employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all colleagues creating a culture of respect by supporting and empowering each other.  We believe that diversity contributes to our company culture enhancing our ability to be more innovative and stronger as one team.