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Assistant Engineering Manager - Colchester



Arriva is a division of Deutsche Bahn AG, a leading worldwide provider of transport and logistics services. Arriva Southern Counties is part of Arriva’s UK Bus division and locally operates some 600 buses and employs over 1,600 staff in an area stretching from North Essex, across Kent and Medway to the Surrey / Hampshire border.

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the Assistant Engineering Manager will support the safe and efficient operations of the engineering function, including engineering and support staff, the correct maintenance of the bus fleet to both Company and VOSA standards, adherence and compliance with all Health and Safety requirements.



We are looking for an individual with exceptional attention to detail, allocation of work, excellent people management skills, along with the technical know-how and the an appreciation of budget management, cost control and quality standards. 

Other requirements for the role will be IT literacy along with experience of working with computerised inventory systems.  Knowledge of quality management techniques and processes will be an advantage.  A full driving licence is required for this post and PCV/LGV licence entitlements are advantageous.


In return, we offer:

•           A competitive salary,

•           Continuous personal development,

•           Company pension scheme,

•           Free bus travel for yourself, partner and eligible children

How to Apply

HR, Arriva, Invicta House, Armstrong Road, Maidstone, Kent ME15 6TX

Closing Date: Tue 12 January, 2016

Reference Number: ASCENGCol

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