HGV Technician

Recruiter
THOMAS Recruitment
Location
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Salary
23500.0000
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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