HGV TECHNICIAN - DAY SHIFT

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Newbury
Salary
12.50 - 14.30 GBP Hourly + Overtime
Posted
28 Nov 2016
Closes
26 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
HGV Technician

Our client, a rapidly expanding and successful commercial vehicle organisation is currently recruiting for an experienced Technician to join their new Gloucester site.

Location: Newbury

Hourly Rate: GBP12.50ph - GBP14ph

Hours: Monday - Friday - Day Shift and occasional Saturday morning

Benefits:

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A competitive hourly rate + overtime

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20 days annual holiday, increases each year (including Bank Holidays)

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Additional reward and recognition schemes

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Auto enrolment pension scheme

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4x salary Death in Service life cover

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A full range of Training is provided

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HGV licence qualifications & medicals

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Corporate gym membership

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Free Oyster card

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Discounts from restaurants & shops, travel, electrical goods, mobile phone insurance, uniform allowance,

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Use of company vehicle

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Multiple branches for relocation & progression opportunities

Responsibilities

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Test drive vehicles, and test components and systems, using equipment such as infrared engine analyzers, compression gauges, and computerized diagnostic devices.

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Examine vehicles to determine extent of damage or malfunctions.

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Repair, reline, replace, and adjust brakes.

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Follow checklists to ensure all important parts are examined, including belts, hoses, steering systems, spark plugs, brake and fuel systems, wheel bearings, and other potentially troublesome areas.

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Confer with customers to obtain descriptions of vehicle problems, to discuss work to be performed and identify future repair requirements.

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Perform routine and scheduled maintenance services such as oil changes, lubrications, and tune-ups.

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Repair and service air conditioning, heating, engine-cooling, and electrical systems.

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Test and adjust repaired systems to meet manufacturers' performance specifications.

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Review work orders and discuss work with supervisors.

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Repair, and rebuild faulty

The successful individual will have experience:

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Working Heavy Commercial Vehicles (HGV)

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Working on light commercial vehicles

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Will preferably have experience working on tail lifts

Knowledge and Skills:

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Mechanical qualifications such as City & Guilds or equivalent are essential

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Candidates must have completed a related qualification in HGV automotive vehicle maintenance and repair and have hands-on workshop experience

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Detailed mechanical knowledge of heavy commercial vehicles is essential

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Must be computer literate, with good numeracy and communication skills (verbal and written)

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Must have high levels of Customer Service and attention to detail with a positive attitude

If you would like to apply for this role then please in the 1stinstance send your CV to