Job Title: HGV Technician
Salary: £35,000 to £37,000
We are looking for a heavy vehicle technician to join a stable national organisation, maintaining a fleet of vehicles in a well-equipped modern workshop with outstanding benefits in the Southampton area.
In the position of HGV Mechanic, you will:
- Service, maintain and repair a fleet of HGV trucks and some vans
- Build your product knowledge of a variety of makes and models of vehicles
- Complete all paperwork in an efficient and accurate manner
- Work as a team with your colleagues to ensure vehicle jobs are completed to the required time and standard
- Diagnose faults using manufacturer and generic electronic diagnosis equipment (training is offered on this if required)
- Carry out inspections to Vosa standards
- Working a days-based shift rota with early, late and day shifts on a week-by-week rota basis, Monday to Friday.
- Overtime is voluntary and available at a premium
- The higher-level salary quoted includes a small amount of overtime each week
To succeed in this successful, friendly workshop, you will:
- Be a fully qualified vehicle technician with NVQ level 3, IMI apprenticeship, City and Guilds level 2, or equivalent qualifications
- Have good experience of working as a mechanic on a range of HGVs and potentially some vans
- Have a Class 2 HGV driving licence
- Be willing to be trained on different types of vehicles as the need arises
- Be a real team player who enjoys working together with colleagues
- Have a very good standard of work and accuracy
- A large national organisation who are a market leader in their field
- Very stable and safe working environment
- A very successful organisation that offers a stable, long-term career to their vehicle technicians with excellent career prospects
- A company that offers an unrivalled benefits package including a competitive contributory pension scheme, enhanced overtime rates, good holidays that rise with service, a shorter working week than the industry norm, a flexible benefit that can be used for a variety of options including additional holidays and a great working environment.
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