HGV Technician - HGV Mechanic - Truck Technician - Truck Mechanic

Recruiter
TBS Recruitment Ltd
Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
27000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
10 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent

HGV Technician - HGV Mechanic - Truck Mechanic - Truck Technician - HGV Fitter is required by a number of major truck and commercial vehicle manufacturers and rental organisations throughout the UK. HGV, Truck and Bus manufacturer to work in a major workshop.

Carry out general Maintenance repair and MOTwork on all HGV trailers and HGV vehicles ensuring that all equipment inc generators / distribution is maintained to the highest standards at all times.

ROLE: HGV Technician

LOCATION: UK Wide, different locations and companies

BASIC SALARY: GBP27k to GBP40k

ROLE:

  1. Work within the HGV Technicians team to maintain all company equipment
  2. Maintain all equipment to the highest standard
  3. Attend breakdowns as part of a callout rota system
  4. Carryout all repairs to the highest standards
  5. Advise to the supervisor of any improvements to enhance reliability and reduce costs
  6. To undertake service and repair work on all types of vehicles in a safe and economical manner achieving the highest possible standards of workmanship;
  7. To accurately and skilfully undertake the repair of vehicles, whilst detecting and diagnosing any additional faults, ensuring that all work is completed safely and to customers complete satisfaction;
  8. To work effectively within the Workshop team to ensure industry-leading standards of customer care and satisfaction at all times.
  9. Carry out any other reasonable task which may arise from time to time and bring to the attention of the Maintenance Supervisor any matter which could be detrimental to the well being of the company.
  10. To service, adjust and repair all types of vehicles and equipment, components and accessories including removal and refitting in a safe, proper and economical manner using equipment provided;
  11. To diagnose faults and test vehicles utilising equipment available and using recognised test procedures and techniques. Including road testing where deemed necessary, driving in a manner within the parameters of the law;
  12. To carry out 'On Site Inspections' when required
  13. To undertake MOT Testing of Class 7, 5, 4. Vehicles, if applicable;
  14. To observe, recognise and report on defects and/or symptoms of impending failure and wear as set out VOSA tester's manuals. Identification of any additional defects found while carrying out instructed repair/s must be brought to the Team Leader and/or Workshop Controller's attention within a timely manner;
  15. To order from the parts function all necessary replacement parts, once authorised, ensuring that no parts are fitted to vehicles other than those required to complete the work ensuring that all consumables are recorded on job cards;

QualificationsCity and Guilds National Certificate, NVQ level 3 nice to have or equivalent technical qualification

HGV Class 1 minimum licence - nice to have,