Location: Burton-on-Trent
Salary: Up to £42120 per annum + plus overtime and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Technical
Contact Name: Russ Malin

Vehicle Technician - Nights

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Nightshift Technician at an independent commercial vehicle distributor based in Burton on Trent.

The position is for an experienced HGV Technician responsible for maintaining commercial vehicles and trailers to surpass MOT standards. Particular areas of responsibility will be to:

  • Carry out routine maintenance and repairs on all makes of vehicles and trailers to VOSA standard
  • Diagnose and rectify all types of faults
  • Attend disabled vehicles at the roadside or at customer's premises
  • 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 high standard of cleanliness and tidiness
  • Maintain a thorough and current product knowledge and attend training courses Candidates should be able to demonstrate: -
  • 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

Particular experience / skills that will be regarded as ideal are: -

  • Technical qualification (City & Guilds or NVQ qualified technician) or proven experience repairing & maintaining vehicles
  • ADR
  • Current driving licence
  • LGV/HGV licence

Hours of work are 45 hours, Monday - Friday 21.30pm - 6.30am.

Salary for this is role is £42,120 (£18p/h) overtime is paid at time and a half (£27p/h).

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