HGV Technician

THOMAS Recruitment
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

THOMAS Recruitment are exclusively recruiting for a well-known Truck & Service centre who is partnered with one of the world’s largest automotive brands. They are seeking 2 x HGV Technicians to join their experienced team on a permanent basis.

We have two shift patterns available for this particular role:

  • Monday to Thursday 21:00 - 07:00 - £27,500 per annum
  • Monday to Friday 06:00 - 14:00/14:00 - 22:00 including a Saturday 08:00 - 13:00 on week of afternoon shifts. - £23,500 per annum

An attendance bonus will also be available which is paid quarterly, £200 per quarter, maximum annual payment of £600.

The Role

  • To complete all service work and defined maintenance work of the utmost quality and efficiency within manufacturers time schedules
  • Supply a professional performance in all aspects of work activities to make an essential contribution to the value and retention of customers
  • Supporting colleagues in the workshop with any technical issues and innovations
  • Ability to carry out comprehensive diagnosis and repairs of malfunctions
  • To ensure that all company policies and procedures applicable to their area of responsibility are adhered to at all times.
  • Document the results of diagnosis/repairs/service/safety inspections.
  • Promote the image of product and the after-sales organisation
  • Performance of all work according to the manufacturers standards/instructions
  • All visual inspections, adjustment operations, replacement of worn/defective components
  • Retrofitting of accessories and detachable body components
  • Knowledge of deviations and extraordinary wear occurrences.
  • Self-reliant performance of simple repairs
  • Complete extensive assembly work and repair operations (e.g. major units)
  • Report any additional work or parts required
  • Ensure that special tools and equipment are kept in good order and any problems are immediately notified for action
  • Ensure all company policies and procedures are met

The Successful Candidate

  • Two years’ experience within a similar role
  • Level 3 qualified
  • Preferably experienced within a manufacturing environment
  • HGV licence is preferable yet not essential