Fleet Engineer

First Group
29 Sep 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Title: Fleet Engineer

Location: Glasgow

Reporting to: Engineering Director, Scotland

Closing Date: 31 August 2017

First Glasgow currently has a vacancy for a Fleet Engineer, primarily based at Caledonia Depot.

The main purpose of the role is:

  • To deliver an effective engineering support service to the Business & other internal/external customers, with vehicles being safe & reliable, meeting all statutory & legislative requirements.
  • Ensuring compliance to the Company preventative maintenance regime, whilst maximising opportunities for future improvement.
  • Being a member of the senior engineering & local management team, collaborating with colleagues to develop the business within set budgetary guidelines.

Applicants should have the following skills and experience:

  • Ability to lead their team to deliver a safe and cost-effective programme of preventative maintenance and repair.
  • Innovative, customer focussed and commercially astute.
  • Demonstrable experience of continuous improvement, using tools such as 5s & Kaizen.
  • A good track record of fleet maintenance with no loss in quality.
  • Solution focused and results driven
  • Influencing and good communication and analytical skills
  • Knowledge of health, safety, environmental and employment legislation
  • Possession of a suitable engineering qualification.
  • Membership of the Institute of Mechanical Engineering and/or Society of Operations Engineers and CPC Holder (preferable).
  • Evidence of continued professional development (e.g. NVQ level 5)

A more comprehensive job description is available.

Application process:

External applicants apply online at: www.firstgroup.com/careers

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/76256028