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Operations Manager, Kent

Ready to take the next step? Pickerings are looking for an energetic and passionate individual to join our busy team as an Operations Manager in our Kent Depot!

The Operations Manager position, in our depot, gives you a fantastic and unique opportunity to progress within the business and satisfy your career goals.

The Main Responsibilities

As an Operations Manager, you will ensure that the customer is prioritised in all our actions. You will supervise and coordinate operations within the depot to make sure the quality of units and presentation of the yard area is to its highest standard.

You will responsible for the utilization of stock in line with the company asset management style and managing the project to ensure all equipment is available including correct staffing levels and tools.

You will have constant communication with the yard and the office to make sure all the needs of the business are being met. This will ensure the customers receives the unit within the set timescale and to the high standard Pickerings exceeds in.

Monitoring cooperation and teamwork between the yard-based colleagues whilst supervising and maintaining depot standards is an essential part of being an Operations Manager.

The Ideal Candidate


  • Customer focused, able to demonstrate your ability to exceed customer expectations.
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to prioritise workload and work under pressure to strict deadlines
  • Capability to take ownership and responsibility
  • Ability to adapt to individual and operational change in a diverse and fast-paced organisation


  • Knowledge of the hire industry and process.
  • General knowledge of the construction industry and trades including products.
  • Previous experience as in an operations managerial role is favored.

About Pickerings

Pickerings are a privately own accommodation hire company. Since formation in 1969, the business has grown into a leading provider specialising in site accommodation and supplementary equipment.

Pickerings have one of the lowest accident statistics in the industry and we take pride in our health and safety record.

We are developing our markets in health, and education, whilst leading the way in the construction sector.

Our fleet also includes a varied product range of ECO units, helping to improve the worlds environmental impact.

Vision, mission and values:
Our vision is for Pickerings to be the automatic choice for our customers, suppliers and employees, and become the enviable provider of turnkey workspace solutions offering products in education, health and industry & commerce.

Our mission is to provide the most modern temporary workspace to give people an inspiring, comfortable and safe working environment.

Package Description

Competitive salary with pension, 25 days holiday with the option to buy an extra 3 days per year, plus bank holidays, life assurance and our salary extras scheme that offers cycle to work and various other brilliant benefits.


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