HGV Technician

Posted 6 January by JLD Recruitment Ltd

HGV Technician

Department: Transport

Location: Ulting, Essex

Start: ASAP

Contract: Permanent, Full Time, Hourly Paid

Hours: 39hrs per week - 8am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday and 8am to 4pm Friday (1hr unpaid lunch) Overtime above 39hrs per week will be paid at time and a half

Role Purpose:

Reporting directly to the Transport Manager, you will be responsible for performing mechanical repairs, preventative maintenance checks and general maintenance to the Company’s fleet of cars, light/ heavy commercial vehicles and trailers.

Essential Skills/Experience:

  • Proven experience within the commercial vehicle industry would be advantageous
  • Ability to diagnose vehicle mechanical and electrical faults
  • Full driver’s license, HGV class 1 or 2 is essential
  • Maintain repair, safety inspection and service records on each vehicle
  • Previous use of all specialised and associated equipment to include familiarity with hand tools, power tools, welders, grinders, air and hydraulic jacks etc. in performing vehicle maintenance, servicing & repair
  • Perform heavy manual labour tasks within established health and safety practices and procedures at all times
  • Able to work alone and on your own initiative
  • Understand, follow and apply verbal and written instructions
  • Self-motivated
  • Maintain a good general level of health and fitness

Required skills

  • Electrical
  • HGV
  • Maintenance
  • Mechanical

Application questions

Do you have a Class 1 or Class 2 Licence?
Do you have previous experience working in a similar role?

Reference: 39658198

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