Mr Jones, previously with the Lavendon Group, will oversee engineering, safety, quality, environmental and transport standards within the business, with a focus on customer service.
Since leaving Lavendon in 2008, where he engineering & operating standards manager, he has been an independent consultant for access hire firms, including Facelift.
‘‘I have enjoyed working with Facelift on an ad-hoc basis for some time and I’m looking forward to joining the business in a more formalised position at an exciting time in their growth,” Mr Jones said.
Facelift managing director Gordon Leicester added: “The creation of this new position in our senior management recognises our commitment to providing outstanding customer service in all areas of the business. The wealth of general management and industry experience that Peter brings with him means I am confident that he will be instrumental in helping to prepare Facelift for the next stage in our development.”