Workshop Technician (Mechanical)

Recruiter
Cordant Technical & Engineering
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Workshop Technician (Mechanical) £32K Basic & Overtime, strong pension, life assurance, flexible benefits , North London The Opportunity: We are currently recruiting a Workshop Technician (Mechanical) to be based out of a workshop based in North London, near Wembley. The Workshop Technician (Mechanical) represents an excellent opportunity to come in to a world leading, multi billion organisation where there is real opportunity to progress. This is day shift based, Working on shifts between 5am - 11pm The Role: The Workshop Technician (Mechanical) is based on a workshop site where you will be inspecting, inspecting and servicing a fleet of vehicles. You will prepare for the MOTs and make sure all vehicles are safe and running properly. * Inspect and service all vehicles, plant and equipment in line with OEM minimum standards * Carry out vehicle safety inspection in line with group fleet policy * Maintain, prepare and present vehicles for annual MOT testing at specified DVSA approved ATF * Required to complete all aspects of vehicle inspection documentation in line with group fleet compliance policy * Conduct daily duties in a safe working manner whilst adhering to QHSE obligations under the Health and Safety at work Act1974 and follow the code of safe working practice in your work place * Report any unsafe acts, hazards, defective equipment to your safety advisor and maintain a safe working environment at all times * Be able to work as part of a team and on own initiative The Person: The Workshop Technician (Mechanical) role is for an established mechanical professional who has maintained HGVs before. You will be carrying out overhauls so knowledge to that level is essential. * City &Guilds Level 3 in HGV mechanical engineering or equivalent engineering qualification * LGV licence is essential * Major component overhaul skills (Engine; Gearbox; Braking systems) * Specialist skills ( Pneumatic; Welding; Hydraulics: Electrical systems ) The Company: This is working with a multi billion pound blue-chip organisation who invest heavily in their staff with excellent careers. Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy