HGV Technician (Nights)

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Recruiter
First Military Recruitment Ltd
Location
Coventry, West Midlands
Salary
£13.16/hour
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
DC135 – HGV Technician (Nights)

Location: Coventry

Salary: £13.16 per hour + additional pay for shift work, licence held and weekends.

Overview:

The HGV Technician is responsible for the mechanical and electrical repair, preventative maintenance and modification of the Company fleet and customer vehicles. This is a permanent, full-time role. The shifts are permanent nights, 18:00 to 06:00, Monday to Thursday.

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Carry out preventative maintenance in accordance with Company policies and procedures.
* Diagnose and repair mechanical and electrical defects on all vehicles and related ancillary equipment, replacing parts as and when necessary in line with Company and legislative requirements.
* Complete all relevant paperwork and documentation to the required standard.
* Provide on the job training for other Technicians/Trainees as required.
* Continually identify possible warranty claims and escalate these to the appropriate person.
* Reduce non-scheduled work and vehicle visits to the location between Preventative Maintenance.
* Ensure shift workload is completed to the required Company standard.
* Ensure that unplanned work is completed and resolved to a conclusion satisfactory to the customer.
* Communicate vehicle status with customers when required.
* Ensure all customers are dealt with promptly, efficiently and courteously.
* Answer telephones and deal with queries or escalate where necessary.
* Remain up to date with the latest vehicle technology and changes by attending Company training programmes.

Skills and Qualifications:

* Fully skilled HGV mechanic, through a recognised formal training programme.
* Driving licence essential - HGV licence is preferred