Workshop HGV Technician (Mechanical)

Recruiter
Cordant Technical & Engineering
Location
Wembley
Salary
£32000/annum Overtime, pension, benefits
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Workshop HGV Technician (Mechanical)

£32K Basic & Overtime, strong pension, life assurance, flexible benefits

North West London

The Opportunity:

We are currently recruiting a Workshop HGV Technician (Mechanical) to be based out of a workshop based in North West London, near Wembley. The Workshop HGV Technician (Mechanical) represents an excellent opportunity to come in to a world leading, multi billion organisation where there is real opportunity to progress.

This is day shift based, Working on a 6am - 2pm OR a 11am - 8pm shift

The Role:

The Workshop HGV Technician (Mechanical) is based on a workshop site where you will be inspecting, inspecting and servicing a fleet of vehicles. You will prepare for the MOTs and make sure all vehicles are safe and running properly.

* Inspect and service all vehicles, plant and equipment in line with OEM minimum standards
* Carry out vehicle safety inspection in line with group fleet policy
* Maintain, prepare and present vehicles for annual MOT testing at specified DVSA approved ATF
* Required to complete all aspects of vehicle inspection documentation in line with group fleet compliance policy
* Conduct daily duties in a safe working manner whilst adhering to QHSE obligations under the Health and Safety at work Act1974 and follow the code of safe working practice in your work place
* Report any unsafe acts, hazards, defective equipment to your safety advisor and maintain a safe working environment at all times
* Be able to work as part of a team and on own initiative

The Person:

The Workshop HGV Technician (Mechanical) role is for an established mechanical professional who has maintained HGVs before. You will be carrying out overhauls so knowledge to that level is essential.

* City &Guilds Level 3 in HGV mechanical engineering or equivalent engineering qualification
* LGV licence is essential
* Major component overhaul skills (Engine; Gearbox; Braking systems)
* Specialist skills ( Pneumatic; Welding; Hydraulics: Electrical systems )

The Company:

This is working with a multi billion pound blue-chip organisation who invest heavily in their staff with excellent careers.

Workshop HGV Technician (Mechanical)

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