Vehicle Mechanic

Western Power Distribution
Stoke on Trent, ST4 2LW
£30018 - £33385/annum
11 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Western Power Distribution is a long standing Electrical Distributor with a footprint that covers a large geographical patch including the South West, South Wales and the Midlands. As a stable and successful electrical distributor, the company has over 7.8 million customers. They have been trading as Western Power Distribution since 1998, and have been growing in each area ever since!

They are an award winning electricity distribution network which provides the highest quality of service and receives the Government’s Charter Mark scheme accolade every year, is seeking a qualified and experienced Vehicle Mechanic to complete light and heavy commercial work at their fleet workshop based in Stoke.

In return for becoming a Vehicle Mechanic, you will receive free parking, above the market rate starting salary, an increased holiday entitlement (26 days plus bank holidays, an excellent pension scheme plus excellent training benefits.

As a Vehicle Mechanic, you will report to the Workshop Manager for the inspection, repair and maintenance of a fleet of vehicles and plant.

As the Vehicle Mechanic, your duties will include:

• Routine maintenance of all vehicles (HGVs, Man trucks, Land Rovers).
• Repairing and maintaining plant machinery, trailers and ancillary equipment.
• Road testing and diagnosing of vehicle faults (attending roadside or onsite breakdowns).
• Gas, arc and MIG welding.

To be a successful Vehicle Mechanic you will have the following skills and experience:

• A relevant City and Guilds Motor Vehicle certificate; minimum level 2 or equivalent / similar.
• Extensive experience as a fully trained mechanic.
• A valid class C (LGV) driving licence.
• Good literacy and numeracy skills.

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