HGV Technician

Recruiter
Ethero
Location
Exeter
Salary
£13 - £15/hour
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Ethero Staffing Coventry is looking for HGV Technician in Exeter.

Position Title:
HGV Technician
£13 - £15 per hour
The contract is 40 hours a week with a Saturday morning every other week 8-12, this will be at time and a half.
Overtime is also available. On call is 1 in 4 weeks. Standby payment is £15 per hour.
Actual call out is £25

Reports To:
First Line Manager: Technician Supervisor
Second Line: Workshop Controller

Job Summary:
As a Technician you will ensure the highest possible levels of productive efficiency, quality of workmanship and production finish, to sustain growth in customer confidence in the service provided by the Dealer point

Main Tasks / Responsibilities / Authorities:

• Ensure repairs are carried out according to manufacturer's procedures and in a safe and responsible manner.
• Ensure repairs are carried out in accordance with Company standards.
• Assist in the fault diagnosis process.
• Comply with warranty procedures during repairs and with warranty material on completion of a repair.
• Assist with Action Service Europe when required.
• Work with the parts team to ensure the correct replacement parts are fitted to the vehicles.
• Road test vehicle when required (if holder of HGV licence).
• Assist with roadside breakdowns.
• Ensure that the company time recording procedures are complied with and that job cards are completed accurately
• Ensure that service sheets are completed as per Company instructions.
• Ensure that all vehicle defects are reported to your workshop controller

General:
• Ensure that the workshop facilities, equipment and tools are kept clean, tidy and maintained, reflecting the Company image of an efficient and modern retail Dealer point.
• Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) when appropriate.
• Support the development of any young trainees and apprentices.

Key Skills / Competencies:

• Technically competent in the repair and maintenance of HGVs
• To effectively communicate at all levels both written and verbally and be an active team member.
• To develop or work in developing new or enhancing existing processes
• To adapt and take on new skills and approaches and participate in training and development activities

Forums:

1. External: Customers on occasion

2. Internal: other departments including Parts, Customer Service Representatives

Required knowledge & experience:
• City and Guilds, NVQ 3 or equivalent
• Completed an apprenticeship in HGV industry or equivalent experience
• Experience within the commercial vehicle industry.

Additional important requirements:
• Basic knowledge of Word, Excel & Outlook applications & general computer literacy.
• Basic working knowledge of Vehicle Technology.

Please call Maria in Ethero Coventry Branch for more details (Apply online only)