Our client is the market leader in refuse collection vehicles and due to high volumes of work they currently have an opportunity for a fitter to join their team on a temporary basis. This is an excellent opportunity to gain experience working within a well-established organisation.
The successful candidate will be responsible for solving a wide range of mechanical, electrical and hydraulic issues, you'll get to grips with new challenges and make the most of some fantastic training.
Our client is looking for a HGV mechanic and inspector to carry out general maintenance repair work.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES;
Responsible for carrying out general maintenance repair work
Ensure all vehicles are in safe working order
Carry out all repairs to the highest standards
Carry out in-depth diagnostics work and fault finding
Maintain and keep secure all tools, equipment, PPE and technical documentation assigned
Be able to operate individually or within a close team
Carry out all repairs in accordance with current Health and Safety legislation and company policy
Operate all relevant equipment, machines and tools safely
Complete associated documentation
KEY SKILLS REQUIRED;
Previous experience with refuse waste vehicles ideally, or alternatively heavy goods vehicles
An HGV Class 2 is preferred by not essential
Qualified to NVQ/City and Guilds Level 3
Strong working knowledge of heavy goods vehicles
Experience of hydraulics ideally
The ability to multi task and achieve key deadlines
Rigorous fault-finding skills
Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
Computer skilla are needed
Monday to Thursday 7:00am - 4:30pm