HGV Repair Technician

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Abingdon
Salary
25000.00 - 29000.00 GBP Annual + plus Overtime
Posted
24 Nov 2016
Closes
22 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
HGV Repair Technician | HGV Mechanic

Salary: GBP29,000 OTE + overtime

Due to our continued success as one of the country's leading suppliers of heavy commercial vehicles we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced HGV Repair Technician | Mechanic who takes pride in providing excellent customer service and has a passion for working with the best.

Based at our Abingdon branch, you will have the opportunity to independently perform spot repairs on components in all mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic Scania vehicle systems and components by finding and understanding the service information within a professional workshop. You will also receive excellent training at our bespoke training centre to develop you to the next level.

Responsibilities:

Carry out simple work on the Scania vehicle's electrical system and use information from the wiring diagrams and manuals for electrical components
Perform allocated work within the timeframe given to the customers
Diagnose, check and set the mechanical systems
Set up accessories and specific equipment on the vehicles
As required, attend to disabled vehicles at the roadside or on customer's premises as part of Scania Assistance, following appropriate routines and procedures including roadside safety laws and regulations
Provide technical advice to customers and colleagues
Carry out routine inspections, maintenance and repairs on all makes of vehicles and trailers to VOSA standard
Carry out Scania maintenance related work using Scania PC diagnostics
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 thorough and current product knowledge and attend training courses
Key requirements for the role:

Technical qualification (City & Guilds or NVQ qualified technician) or proven experience repairing & maintaining vehicles
Knowledge of ADP | Kerridge system preferred but not essential
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
LGV/HGV/PCV licence an advantage
Bus and coach experience an advantage
Excellent benefits package including Pension Scheme, Complementary Life Insurance, Financial Incentive Schemes, Childcare Vouchers, discounts on major Retail outlets including groceries. For a full breakdown of benefits; please visit our website and follow the careers link.

Working for Scania is not just about the job. It's about you too, and this is where the company goes the extra mile, and provides an industry leading employment package.

Scania is dedicated to delivering exceptional products and services to our customers and the successful candidate will reflect our core values; Customer first, Respect for the Individual and Quality in all we do.

If you feel you have the skills and expertise for this challenging role then please apply today.

Scania (Great Britain) Ltd is an equal opportunities employer.

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