HGV Technician(s)

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Stonehouse
Salary
additional pay for shift work, licence held
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
03 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
JG21 - Vehicle Technician(s)

Location: Stonehouse

Salary: ??14.19 + additional pay for shift work, licence held and weekends

Overview:

The Vehicle Technician is responsible for the mechanical and electrical repair, preventative maintenance and modification of the Company fleet and customer vehicles. This is a full-time, permanent opportunity with a well established transport hire company. You will be working on a mix of vehicles from cars to trailers in a range of models. Shift pattern 6am-2.30pm & 1pm-10pm Monday to Friday and 7.30am-5pm every other Saturday, rotating weekly.

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Carry out preventative maintenance in accordance with Company policies and procedures.
* Diagnose and repair mechanical and electrical defects on all vehicles and related ancillary equipment, replacing parts as and when necessary in line with Company and legislative requirements.
* Complete all relevant paperwork and documentation to the required standard.
* Provide on the job training for other Technicians/Trainees as required.
* Continually identify possible warranty claims and escalate these to the appropriate person.
* Reduce non-scheduled work and vehicle visits to the location between Preventative Maintenance.
* Ensure shift workload is completed to the required Company standard.
* Ensure that unplanned work is completed and resolved to a conclusion satisfactory to the customer.
* Communicate vehicle status with customers when required.
* Ensure all customers are dealt with promptly, efficiently and courteously.
* Answer telephones and deal with queries or escalate where necessary.
* Remain up to date with the latest vehicle technology and changes by attending Company training programmes.

Skills and Qualifications:

* Fully skilled HGV mechanic, through a recognised formal training programme.
* Driving licence essential, a HGV licence is also preferred.

Location: Stonehouse

Salary: ??14.19 + additional pay for shift work, licence held and weekends