Salary up to £24710. Ideally someone with general maintenance background, and able to assess other people's work.


To inspect all units and their additional products that are going on hire so that the quality of the buildings we supply to customers are up to our clients quality standard and customer requirement. To inspect units with their additional products at off-hire for damages, ensuring defects are documented. To assist in the preparation of a range of cabins prior to them going out on hire within the depot effectively.

Reporting structure

Reporting to the Service Delivery Manager. Working within a small team in the depot.

Main responsibilities

To work in a safe and sensible manner within the boundaries of the Company Health and Safety Policy and any additional site restrictions.

Inspection of units and their additional products against company standards and customer requirements before they go on hire.

Ensure defects are corrected and documented prior to dispatch.

Providing feedback in a constructive manner, educating depot staff on what good looks like and explaining how any defects that arise

To meet the quality standard.

Some working and inspecting at height.

Continuously improving the quality of our products in line with client requirements.

Continuously improving Quality Standard Documentation in accordance client requirements.

Identify frequently recurring problems, undertake root cause analysis and work with the production team to understand how these causes can be prevented in future.

Off-hire inspection of units for damages, ensuring defects are documented.

Quality assessing units that are stored in the yard against a set of pre-defined criteria.

Assembling and loading furniture into the cabins and removing on completion of hire.

Supporting depot staff in getting units ready, which includes cleaning, and could include basic fitting activities subject to skill set.

Supporting materials and logistics staff, which includes operating a power-pallet truck, replenishing materials in/out of materials storeroom.

Job experience & skills requirements

Personal Characteristics

Good general physical fitness.

Ability to work as part of a team.

Has a strong work ethic.

Flexible attitude to working


Positive attitude towards improving all aspects of the products and processes

Interpersonal skills

Able to deal with confrontation

Able to provide feedback in a constructive manner

Able to communicate and educate colleagues effectively Work Experience

Basic understanding and acceptance of Health & Safety rules.

Good mix of general maintenance skills

CSCS Card holder would be an advantage

Has proven experience and ability to work effectively with internal and/or external customers.

Willingness to work outside at times.

Previous relevant experience in quality inspection

Relevant IT and administrative skills Knowledge of modular/portable accommodation products preferred but not essential

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