HGV Technician

24900.00 - 29100.00 GBP Annual + GBP24900 - GBP29100/annum + Company Benefits Package
13 Mar 2018
10 Apr 2018
Contract Type
EB5196: HGV Technician

Salary: GBP24,960 to GBP29,120

Location: Rugby, West Midlands

Position: Permanent (40 Hours a Week)

Shifts: Alternate shifts 7.00am + 15.30pm / 13.30pm - 22.00pm

(inclusive of 30 minutes unpaid break)

Alternate Saturdays as and when required paid at the appropriate overtime rate

An opportunity has arisen for a HGV Technician to work for the largest independent Scania dealerships in Europe serving the Midlands and South Wales.

The HGV Technician role also encompasses carrying out routine maintenance and repairs on all makes of vehicles and trailers to VOSA standard. This HGV Technician should be qualified with Level 2 or Level 3 with Class1 and be expected to complete the IRTEC Course.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel are strongly encouraged

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

* Carry out routine maintenance and repairs on all makes of vehicles and trailers to VOSA standard
* Diagnose and rectify all types of faults
* Attend disabled vehicles at the roadside or at customer's premises
* Ensure all vehicles worked upon are handled carefully and that all precautions are taken whilst on the premises
* Liaise with parts department to attain parts
* Ensure Health & Safety regulations and safe working practices are adhered to
* Ensure appropriate clocking is made, all job cards and service sheets are completed in a timely manner
* Maintain a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness
* Maintain a thorough and current product knowledge and attend training courses

Key Skills and Candidate Requirements:

* Technical qualification (City & Guilds or NVQ qualified technician) or proven experience repairing & maintaining vehicles
* Current driving licence
* LGV/HGV licence
* Ability to work within guidelines given and to strict deadlines
* Ability to work under pressure
* Ability to actively seek solutions to problems
* Ability to work as part of a team
* Good verbal communication skills
* Excellent customer care skills
* Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks
* Awareness and understanding of health and safety requirements

Interested applicants will be expected to complete and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted