HGV Technician

Posted 14 October by Halo Personnel Ltd

HGV Technician

£14.27 per hour

6:00 am - 6:00 pm (4 on 4 off continental shift pattern)

We are searching for Motivated, Reliable and Hard-Working HGV Technicians who will be based from

our client’s Depot at Lea Green.

You must only apply if you have relevant Engineering Qualifications such as NVQ/City and Guilds Level 3 or above in HGV Mechanics (level 2 with Irtec is acceptable)


Mechanical Engineering (Military equivalent is acceptable)


Ideally, but not essentially - Hold a CLASS 1 (C+E) or Class 2 (C) Licence.

Our client is a franchised Scania dealership which has 5 depots throughout the North West of England all operate 24 hours, Monday to Friday and Saturday mornings. Their modern facilities include leading-edge vehicle technology and diagnostic equipment, an extensive selection of trucks, coaches, buses and trailer units to work on and a structured personal training and development program, tailored to each individual.

The company offers excellent working conditions and individual development programs. They value each and every one of their employees and their aim is to retain, develop and promote their employees from within and they have successfully achieved this with current staff developing within their existing roles, progressing through to management or alternative roles.

Other benefits include:

  • Increased holiday days with length of service
  • Life insurance (3 x annual salary)
  • Contributory Pension
  • Childcare vouchers

Scania reward system which offers the following:

  • Gym Membership
  • Retail discounts for a variety of stores
  • Cashback for online purchases
  • Cinema tickets and other forms of entertainment
  • Discount codes for food outlets such as Bella Italia

Hours of Work:

Days Full continental four on four off 6:00 am - 6:00 pm (30 mins unpaid lunch)

Additional Info:

  • Initial self-enrolment pension scheme (first 12 months)
  • Contributory pension scheme (after 12 months service)
  • Death in Service payout: three-times annual salary (associated with contributory pension scheme)
  • Manufacturer training (Scania)
  • Full PPE provided

The role of HGV Technician will involve:

  • Being responsible for carrying out inspection and service routines and repairs and testing of vehicles in a professional and safe manner including Tail lifts
  • Reporting to the shift supervisor
  • Investigating and diagnosing faults
  • Observe Health and Safety rules
  • Planning work and managing diagnostics
  • Report findings and carrying out all repairs to the current manufacturer’s standards, with the most effective use of your time
  • Liaising with the parts department effectively

Our client very much prides itself on achieving high standards of workmanship, customer satisfaction and health and safety. They are looking for a team player to fill this role who will be flexible and able to work to tight deadlines. You must be able to adopt a hands-on approach to all aspects of the role to ensure continued high levels of work are carried out right, first time and have a stable career background.

Required skills

  • Dealership
  • HGV
  • Commercial Vehicle
  • hgv technician
  • hgv engineering

Application questions

Are you happy to work 4 on 4 off shift patterns?
Do you hold a Class 1 or Class 2 licence?
Do you have level 3 in Heavy Goods Vehicle Maintenance or equivalent?
Do you have experience working on Tail lifts?

Reference: 38814112

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