Workshop Technician

18 Jun 2021
14 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you have a good eye for detail with a passion to develop within the supply chain industry?

Do you want to establish a successful career with a market leader in the import and export sector?

If so, this could be the role for you!

Here at Nagel Langdons, we have an exciting opportunity for 2 Workshop Technicians to join the team based at our Bridgwater depot. You will be working on a full time, permanent basis working Monday - Friday 06:00 - 14:00 (week 1) and 14:00 - 22:00 (week 2). In return you'll receive a competitive salary of GBP34,144 per annum.

About us:

Whether it's fresh consignments or frozen goods we have it covered! Nagel Langdons can deliver to almost any location in the UK or Ireland within 24 hours. We have 9 depots and over 375 lorries carrying chilled and frozen food all over the country. We're the only company providing a 24-hour service of this kind, and we're very good at it.

Benefits you'll receive as our Workshop Technician:

- Company uniform provided

- Free onsite parking

- Free tea/coffee/milk

- Employee Assistance Programme

- Staff Discount Scheme

- Optional overtime available

- Long Service Bonus Payments

- Annual pay review

- Company sick pay

- Free inhouse job specific training and development

- Radio

- Relaxed Working Environment

- Company Insurance against theft of tools while they are onsite

- Opportunity to gain C and/or C+E driving licence

The Workshop Technician role:

Your role will be to ensure the company fleet is effectively serviced and repaired on a cost-effective and timely basis.

What you'll be doing as our Workshop Technician:

- You will ensure vehicles are repaired and maintained appropriately

- Prepare and present vehicles and trailers for MOT inspections

- Identify vehicle-related defects using available diagnostic equipment and arrange for relevant action to be taken

- Liaise with vehicle manufacturers regarding parts and replacement vehicles

- Ensure high levels of safety and cleanliness at all times

- Update and maintain records and ensure information is shared with relevant departments on a timely basis

What qualifications and experience are we looking for in our Workshop Technician?

- Hold a full driving licence

- Qualified to Level 3 or equivalent in HGV/LGV maintenance and repair

- Experienced in using transport repair tools and associated software

- Experienced in following procedures and problem-solving

- Able to make sound judgements where not all information is available

What skills and abilities are we looking for in our Workshop Technician?

- Ability to compile, analyse and interpret relevant data

- Ability to use initiative and organise your work so that key tasks can be completed fully and on time

- Ability to work to set targets and deadlines

- Excellent verbal and written communication skills

- Proven arithmetic skills

- High attention to detail

- Confident to challenge working practices where necessary in the right manner and on a timely basis

- Able to remain calm under pressure and be able to deal with difficult customer conversations

- Be prepared to travel to and assist workshop colleagues at other depots

- Able to participate in an on-call rota and attend emergency call-outs where required

If this role sounds like the right fit for you, click apply today to become our new Workshop Technician. We'd love to hear from you

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