HGV Fitter (only light repairs)

Recruiter
Forward Assist Recruitment
Location
Harlow
Salary
£35000 - £38000/annum
Posted
11 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job title: Site Vehicle Maintenance tech

Hours of work: Mon- Fri 2pm - 10pm

Overall objective of job:

To contribute towards the maintenance of the depot vehicle fleet (mainly rigid trucks to 26 tonne) Assisting the Fleet Coordinator in ensuring fleet legal Compliance, reducing R & M Costs.

Main tasks and responsibilities:

Operations

- To monitor, complete, allocate, vehicle defects primarily raised by drivers
- Repair vehicle defects - for example indictors, lights, wipers
- Coordinate and organise the Nominated VOR area
- Complete authorised Modifications and Hazzard alert projects
- Attend off site Breakdowns (Only where vehicles are parked off road) to do light repairs
- Check returning vehicles for any accident damage

Working conditions
Primarily working onsite in accordance with safe systems at work

- Working undercover when provisions can be made
- HGV licence advantageous

This role will mean lots of working outside, repairing indicators, mirrors, lights etc. so you must be happy to work outside. The repairs are all small repairs, you will not be expected to take engines apart