Vehicle Technician - HGV and Fleet

Recruiter
Severn Trent Plc
Location
Shrewsbury
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

About the role:
We currently have a permanent opportunity for an experienced, motivated and qualified Vehicle Technician to join our busy servicing team. You will be responsible for repairing, fault finding, servicing and maintaining Severn Trent Waters diverse range of vehicles within our fleet including; Cars, Light Commercial Vehicles, HGV's and specialised Plant Equipment.

You will attend to unscheduled maintenance and emergency work as required to minimise vehicle downtime and present company vehicles for annual testing ensuring STW target pass rates are achieved.

This is an opportunity for a qualified Vehicle Technician to expand their technical skill set on a broad and varied fleet, whilst having the opportunity to become a key asset in an industry leading fleet operation within a FTSE 100 company.

In the Transport team we are passionate about our fleet, our work environment and more importantly our people. We recognize that investments in both employee development and working environment drive us forward as a modern, innovative and ultimately industry leading operation.

About you:
The successful candidate will have completed a recognised Apprenticeship with City & Guilds qualifications or NVQ equivalent in motor vehicle craft.

Experience of HGV, various makes and models of commercial vehicles/cars, mobile plant including agricultural and construction would be beneficial along with experience of maintaining auxillary equipment e.g. cranes, compressors, generators, vacuum and displacement pumps etc.

It is desirable but not essential that the successful candidate holds a HGV Class 1 driving license. We will support the right candidate to obtain their qualifications.

About us:
Severn Trent Water is the world's fourth largest privately owned water company, listed on the FTSE 100 and serving 8 million customers. We care about what we do and how we do it. Always looking for improvements, we want to be known as the UK's best water business. To achieve it we need can-do people who want to develop their skills as fast as we progress our business.

Apply:
In return, we offer some excellent rewards including 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays, a contributory pension of up to 15%, plus a performance reward scheme of up to £2000 per year if we do a truly awesome job meeting all our targets.


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