HGV fitter/technician/foreman

Posted 4 October by Brookwood Search and Selection
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I am currently looking for an HGV fitter/foreman to work out of my clients depot in Camberley

This role is a Monday to Friday role with one week in four you will be expected to go on to their call out rota.

Please see below description:

  • To maintain, inspect, repair and test company vehicles and/or plant and equipment.
  • Prepare, present and accompany all vehicles, for annual MOT inspections
  • Ensuring a first time pass
  • Manage and mentor HGV apprentice - assists with coursework and practical education
  • Carry out periodic safety inspections to all HGV vehicles to VOSA inspection manual standards
  • Carry out fault diagnosis on complex hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems, with a first time fix policy
  • To carry out welding, fabrication and body repairs as required
  • To attend broken down or accident damaged vehicles and effect permanent or running repairs as required. You will be required to join the existing call out rota
  • To prepare and decommission vehicles
  • Fitting and removing a diverse range of ancillary equipment, accessories and livery
  • To complete associated paperwork to ensure that all statistics and legal information are produced, update dedicated workshop computer system as necessary
  • To ensure that all relevant legislation and Health and Safety procedures are adhered to
  • To maintain work areas in a safe and clean condition
  • To attend training courses linked to PDR reviews and service needs
  • To carry out any other duties as instructed by the supervisory staff, which are commensurate to the grade of this post

Person Specification:

  • Must commit to working the emergency call out rota
  • Must be computer literate
  • You must be a qualified HGV mechanic with a professionally recognised qualification in Heavy Vehicle / Plant Maintenance and repair (NVQ Level 2 or 3 or equivalent)
  • HGV licence holder and CPC desirable, not essential as this can be supplied after qualifying period
  • Qualified - City and Guilds Level 3 HGV or equivalent
  • Good communicator and able to manage a working workshop with minimal supervision
  • Flexible to working hours
  • IRTEC Licence holder desired (Inspection Technician Accreditation) or similar professionally recognised qualification in Heavy Vehicle Inspection
  • Be conversant with the DVSA produces annual test inspection manuals, which give details of inspection methods and pass/fail criteria
  • Experience in hydraulics, pneumatic and electrics would be an advantage, training would be available for the right candidate.
  • Reliable

Reference: 36275052

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