Job Title

HGV Technician/Mechanic

  • Position:
  • Salary: £30000 - £38000 Plus Bonus
  • Location: , Oswestry
  • Job ID: 01319
  • Applications: 0
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Job Description

Due to our continued success as one of the country’s leading suppliers of heavy commercial vehicles we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced HGV Technician | Mechanic who takes pride in providing excellent customer service and has a passion for working with the best.

Based at our Oswestry branch, you will have the opportunity to independently perform spot repairs on components in all mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic vehicle systems and components by finding and understanding the service information within a professional workshop. You will also receive excellent training at our bespoke training centre to develop you to the next level.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Carry out simple work on the vehicle’s electrical system and use information from the wiring diagrams and manuals for electrical components
  • Perform allocated work within the timeframe given to the customers
  • Diagnose, check and set the mechanical systems
  • Set up accessories and specific equipment on the vehicles
  • As required, attend to disabled vehicles at the roadside or on customer’s premises as part of Company Assistance, following appropriate routines and procedures including roadside safety laws and regulations
  • Provide technical advice to customers and colleagues
  • Carry out routine inspections, maintenance and repairs on all makes of vehicles and trailers to VOSA standard
  • Carry out maintenance related work using PC diagnostics
  • Ensure all vehicles worked upon are handled carefully and that all precautions are taken whilst on the premises
  • Liaise with parts department to attain parts
  • Ensure Health & Safety regulations and safe working practices are adhered to
  • Ensure appropriate clocking is made, all job cards and service sheets are completed in a timely manner
  • Maintain a thorough and current product knowledge and attend training courses

KEY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ROLE:

  • Technical qualification (City & Guilds or NVQ qualified technician) or proven experience repairing & maintaining vehicles
  • Knowledge of ADP | Kerridge system preferred but not essential
  • Ability to work within guidelines given and to strict deadlines
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to actively seek solutions to problems
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks
  • Awareness and understanding of health and safety requirements
  • LGV/HGV/PCV licence an advantage
  • Bus and coach experience an advantage

Excellent benefits package including:

Salary between £30,000-£38,000 plus bonus

Pension Scheme,

Complementary Life Insurance,

Financial Incentive Schemes,

Childcare Vouchers,

Discounts on major Retail outlets including groceries

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £30,000.00 to £38,000.00 /year

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