Workshop Supervisor - Foreman - Charge Hand

Our Company

Approved Hydraulics Ltd is a well-established, Stockport based hydraulic engineering and sales company of 35 years. A major supplier of hydraulic equipment and grab attachments, supplying into the forestry, construction and civil engineering markets. We are manufacturers and sole UK distributors for a complete range of products.

Expanding rapidly, we are now looking for a dedicated team member to help improve production within the company and expand further into this exciting and buoyant market.

Job Description

Working in our Stockport workshop depot as part of a small team, organising, overseeing and assisting in the manufacturing, assembling and testing our extensive range of excavator & crane attachments, hydraulic products and associated equipment.

The successful candidate will have worked in similar environments in the past with proven track record.

Working closely with senior management and sales staff to become a key member of the team and assist in achieving company growth and professional performance.

A good knowledge of mechanical engineering procedures, hydraulic equipment systems and components, plant equipment, material handling equipment.

Specific product training will be given.

Job Roles

  • Running the production workshop.
  • Working towards and in line with all agreed company procedures and safety processes.
  • Liaising with sales and production co coordinators to plan & work to delivery schedules.
  • Preparing workshop engineers daily routines.
  • Assisting in the production of the equipment.
  • Checking and completing all necessary production and testing paperwork.
  • Providing engineering and tech. support on grabs & attachments and hydraulic components & circuits.
  • Ensuring all necessary tooling required is available and in good working condition.
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills.
  • Promoting good housekeeping for an efficient working environment.
  • Having a continual improvement mentality.

Remuneration Package

    • Salary: £32Kpa
    • In addition to an attractive basic salary, there is also a company-wide bonus based on 3 x levels of GP achievement to encourage teamwork and recognise everyone’s’ efforts.
    • 25 days holiday + Statutory holiday

    Interested?

    Please send a covering letter and your full CV to: g.hindle@approvedhydraulics.co.uk

    Delivery & Returns

    Delivery

    Next Working Day Delivery (UK Mainland)

    • If placed before 3.00pm Monday - Thursday, all stock item orders will be dispatched on the same day for next day delivery.
    • If orders are placed after 3.00pm on Thursday or on Friday before 3.00pm, delivery will take place the following Monday.
    • Orders placed after 3.00pm on a Friday will not be dispatched until the following Monday.

    Standard next working day courier delivery to UK mainland charges:

    Shipping Weight Cost Additional Cost/Kg
    Under 1kg £7.69 0
    1 - 5kg £8.79 0
    5kg - 30kg £9.89 upto 10Kg then £0.44 per Kg
    30kg - 60kg £29.46 upto 40Kg then £0.44 per Kg
    60kg – 90kg £49.00 upto 70Kg then £0.44 per Kg

     

    Scottish Highlands - 1-2 Working Day Courier Delivery

    Shipping Weight Cost Additional Cost/Kg
    0kg - 30kg £23.10 upto 10Kg then £0.70 per Kg
    30kg - 60kg £61.60 upto 40Kg then £0.70 per Kg
    60kg - 90kg £100.10 upto 70Kg then £0.70 per Kg
    90kg - 120kg £138.60 upto 100Kg then £0.70 per Kg

     

    Channel Islands - Standard next working day courier delivery

    Shipping Weight Cost Additional Cost/Kg
    0kg - 5kg £15.29 0
    5kg - 30kg £25.49 upto 10Kg then £1.45 per Kg
    30kg - 60kg £82.87 upto 40Kg then £1.45 per Kg
    60kg – 90kg £140.26 upto 70Kg then £1.45 per Kg

     

    Channel Islands - 2 day courier delivery

    Shipping Weight Cost Additional Cost/Kg
    5kg - 30kg £22.94 upto 10Kg then £0.70 per Kg
    30kg - 60kg £61.27 upto 40Kg then £0.70 per Kg
    60kg – 90kg £102.16 upto 70Kg then £0.70 per Kg

     

    Isle Of Man - 2 Working Day Courier Delivery

    Shipping Weight Cost Additional Cost/Kg
    0kg – 30 kg £22.29 upto 10Kg then £0.68 per Kg
    30kg – 60kg £59.53 upto 40Kg then £0.68 per Kg
    60kg – 90kg £96.78 upto 70Kg then £0.68 per Kg
    90kg – 120kg £134.00 upto 100Kg then £0.68 per Kg

     

    Republic Of Ireland - 2 Working Day Courier Delivery

    0kg – 30kg £16.09
    30kg - 60kg £32.18
    60kg - 90kg £48.27
    90kg - 120kg £64.36

     

    Pallet Options

    Due to the nature of our products, many of the items for sale on our website can only be delivered by pallet. During your checkout process, you will be presented with options for courier delivery and pallet delivery. If any item in your order is deliverable by pallet only, then you will be presented with a pallet delivery option only.

    Shipping throughout the UK and surrounding islands is particularly complex especially when transporting heavy goods such as ours. We have endeavoured to provide the most acurate & honest costs possible.

    Pallet Delivery Costs - Next Working Day Delivery

    Zone Post Areas Quarter Pallet Half Pallet Full Pallet
    1 LE,M,OL,SK £52.79 £56.64 £59.99
    2 AL,B,BL,CB,CH1-4,CH9-99,CV,CW,DE,DN,DY,EN6-7,EN9+,HD,HP,HX,L,LN1-6,LS,LU,MK,NG,NN,OX5-8,15-17,19-27,30-32,34-38,40-43,45-48,PE1-2,S,SG,SN1-3,5-7,25-26,38,99,ST,TF,WA,WD,WF,WN,WR,WS,WV £54.71 £60.49 £68.19
    3 BB,BD,BS1-21,BS30-99,CH5-8,DA10-13,DA2-4,DA9,LN7+,OX1-4,9-14,18,28-29,33,39,44,49,PR,SL,SN4,8-16 £58.56 £64.34 £72.04
    4 BS22-29,CF,CM,CO,DA1,DA14-18,DA5-8,DH,EN1-5,EN8,FY,GL,HG,HR,HU,IG,IP,NE1-18,20-46,50-60,NE82-83,85,88,9298-99,NP,NR,PE3+,PO1-29,SO1-24,RG,RM,SO25,SO30-32,SO50+,SP,SR,SY1-9,TA1-13,TA19,TA21,TS1-5,TS19+,YO £60.49 £64.34 £77.81
    5 BA,BH,CT,GU,KT,NE19,47-49,RH,SO40-45,SS,TA14-18,TA20,TA22-24,TW,UB £62.41 £66.26 £79.74
    6 CR,DT,ME,SM £66.26 £72.04 £83.59
    7 BR,CA,DL,E2+,EX,HA,LA,LL1-14,LL20,N2+,NE61-71,NW2-7,NW9+,SE2+,TS6-18,W3-8,10+ £64.34 £75.89 £91.29
    8 E1,E1W,EC,N1,NW1,8,SE1,SW1,W1,2,9,WC £91.29 £91.29 £91.29
    9 BN,PL1-9,PL16,PL18-21,SW2+,TN,TQ £66.26 £79.74 £97.06
    10 DG1-5,DG10+,FK,G,KA1-26,KA29+,LD,LL15-19,LL21+,ML,PA1-19,PL10-15,PL17,PL22+,SA1-33,39,SY10+ £98.99 £98.99 £98.99
    11 DG6-9,EH,KY,SA34-38,40+,TD,TR1-16,27 £108.61 £108.61 £108.61
    12 PA21-38,PH33,PH36-41,PH49-50,TR17-20,TR26 £135.56 £139.41 £143.26
    13 AB1-25,IV1-40,IV52-54,IV63 £124.01 £133.64 £152.89
    14 AB30-56,KW1-14,PH19-32,PH34-35 £95.14 £97.06 £108.61
    15 DD,PH1-18 £110.54 £110.54 £133.64
    16 HS,IV41-51,IV55-56,KA28,PA20,PA40+,PH42-44 £160.59 £160.59 £160.59
    17 KA27 £172.14 £172.14 £172.14
    18 ZE,KW15-17 £268.39 £268.39 £268.39
    19 & 20 BT £149.04 £149.04 £149.04
    21 & 22 Republic Of Ireland £156.74 £156.74 £156.74
    23 PO30-41 £116.31 £124.01 £145.19
    24 TR21-25 £85.51 £85.51 £85.51
    25 IM £191.39 £191.39 £224.11
    26 GY,JE £199.09 £199.09 £204.86

     

    If you require any special arrangements or would like clarification of your shipping costs, please call us on 0844 770 7969 or send us an email at sales@approvedhydraulics.co.uk

    Returns

    Our policy lasts 30 days. If 30 days have gone by since your purchase, unfortunately we can’t offer you a refund or exchange.

    To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. It must also be in the original packaging.

    To complete your return, we require a receipt or proof of purchase.

    Please do not send your purchase back to the manufacturer.

    There are certain situations where only partial refunds are granted (if applicable)

    Any item not in its original condition, is damaged or missing parts for reasons not due to our error

    Any item that is returned more than 30 days after delivery

    Refunds (if applicable)

    Once your return is received and inspected, we will send you an email to notify you that we have received your returned item. We will also notify you of the approval or rejection of your refund.

    If you are approved, then your refund will be processed, and a credit will automatically be applied to your credit card or original method of payment, within 3-5 days of days.

    Late or missing refunds (if applicable)

    If you haven’t received a refund yet, first check your bank account again.

    Then contact your credit card company, it may take some time before your refund is officially posted.

    Next contact your bank. There is often some processing time before a refund is posted.

    If you’ve done all of this and you still have not received your refund yet, please contact us at sales@approvedhydraulics.co.uk

    Sale items (if applicable)

    Only regular priced items may be refunded, unfortunately sale items cannot be refunded.

    Exchanges (if applicable)

    We only replace items if they are defective or damaged. If you need to exchange it for the same item, send us an email at sales@approvedhydraulics.co.uk and send your item to:

    Approved Hydraulics Limited

    Unit 1 Avery Trading Estate

    Kenwood Road

    North Reddish

    Stockport

    SK5 6PH

    Shipping

    To return your product, you should mail your product to:

    Approved Hydraulics Limited

    Unit 1 Avery Trading Estate

    Kenwood Road

    North Reddish

    Stockport

    SK5 6PH

    You will be responsible for paying for your own shipping costs for returning your item. Shipping costs are non-refundable. If you receive a refund, the cost of return shipping will be deducted from your refund.

    Depending on where you live, the time it may take for your exchanged product to reach you, may vary.

    If you are shipping an item over £75, you should consider using a trackable shipping service or purchasing shipping insurance. We don’t guarantee that we will receive your returned item.