HGV Mechanic

  • £35000 - £45000 per annum
  • Posted: 07/09/2017
  • Thatcham RG19 4BQ Thatcham
  • Job Ref: 137100606
  • Permanent

Job Details

My client in Thatcham is seeking a HGV Maintenance Fitter to join their team.

Hours:- Permanent night shift, rotating 3 week shift pattern.
Salary:- £35000 - £39000 + overtime (Potential earnings of up to £45000) and tool allowance, company pension, uniform provided.

Key areas of responsibility will include:

o Test vehicles, observe, recognise and report defects or symptoms of impending problems
o Service, adjust and repair vehicles or components
o Implement approved manufacturer's modifications
o Manufacture or service component parts
o Recover defective or damaged vehicles
o Maintain and repair equipment used within transport operation
o Prepare vehicles and trailers for MOT inspections
o Prepare written reports regarding vehicle condition, accident damage or defects discovered
o Keep tools and equipment in a clean and working condition
o Maintain safety standards at all times and use protective equipment provided

Preferred Qualifications and Experience.

" Irtec qualified or NVQ/C&G in Motor Vehicle Studies (Heavy Goods)
" LGV Class 1 driving license
" Preferably 3 years experience of HGV Repairs
" Knowledge of vehicle electrical systems & refrigeration systems
" Able to work alone or as part of a team
" Effective communication skills
" Dependable and reliable
" Level headed and works well under pressure

Please contact Ruth.humes@pertemps.co.uk for full details.