HGV Fitter

Recruiter
Apex Resource Management
Location
Warwickshire
Posted
11 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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.

JOB PROFILE

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

WORKING HOURS:

Monday to Thursday 7:00am - 4:30pm

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