Heavy Vehicle Technician - Gateshead Workshop

Posted 8 March by Royal Mail Featured

We are now recruiting Vehicle Technicians at F&MS SC Gateshead.

Job reference number 88474

Do you want to join the largest fleet operator in the UK? Do you want to take that next step and develop your career?

With a Fleet of over 49,000 vehicles, meeting the challenge of maintaining our vehicles and those of our customers is a real team effort. Offering an attractive salary/benefits package, there couldn’t be a better time to join Royal Mail as a Vehicle Technician.

The Role

37.5 hours per week Full time (Rotating shift pattern, week 1 06:00 - 14:00, week 2 07:00 - 15:00 and week 3 14:00 - 22:00)

We are looking to offer Permanent  contracts.

We are looking for professional vehicle technicians to perform a full range of inspections, diagnosis, maintenance and repair procedures on all types of vehicle, trailers and mechanical equipment and plant operated by Royal Mail Group. Successful candidates must be fully qualified to at least advanced level (IMI Level 3 in Light or Heavy vehicle maintenance & repair or an equivalent qualification) and have proven (via CV) experience of working on the types of vehicles and trailers that you would expect Royal Mail to have, for example LGV. We also require you to have a full driving licence (LGV preferred with trailer experience). A successful applicant will be expected to work as part of an effective team.

Salary & Benefits

With a starting salary of c£25,025, a Royal Mail Technician can also expect the following benefits;

• Four weeks annual leave on entry with options to purchase more.

• A 36.5 hour working week.

• Technicians can also expect Shift Payments made in addition to the basic salary as well as Overtime and Scheduled Attendance in addition to basic salary.

• A competitive Company Pension Scheme.

• All tools and equipment supplied.

• And lastly a great opportunity to develop your career working for the largest fleet operator in the UK.

If you want to take advantage of this fantastic opportunity, please click ‘Apply now’.

We are an inclusive employer with equality, diversity and fairness at the heart of our values. We welcome applications from individuals from all different backgrounds and are committed to promoting fair participation and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants.

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