HGV Service Technician with HGV Licence

Direct workforce
17 Mar 2017
16 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Direct Workforce are working with our well established client to recruit for an experienced HGV Service Technician in Hull, must have HGV Driving Licence and be happy to work on 4 on 4 off rotation.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Inspect vehicles to MOT standard
  • Diagnose faults and rectify all types of faults
  • Service and repair customer vehicles or components using appropriate equipment and tools in a safe and economical manner
  • Maintain current product knowledge and attend training courses as required
  • Ensure all vehicles worked upon are handled carefully and that all precautions are taken whilst on the premises
  • Liaise with parts department to attain parts
  • Carry out roadside assistance
  • Complete all paperwork as necessary
  • Ensure appropriate clocking is made and all job cards and service sheets are completed in a timely manner.
  • Ensure all aspects of H&S working practices are adhered to
  • Maintain a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness

Candidate requirements:

  • Experienced in working with Commercial vehicles
  • City & Guilds or NVQ qualified technician
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • The ability to organise work on own initiative and work under pressure
  • Experience working with trailers, hydraulic systems and electrical systems
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Computer literacy, diagnostic experience essential
  • Ability to work within guidelines given and to strict deadlines
  • Ability to actively seek solutions to problems
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks
  • Awareness and understanding of health and safety requirements
  • MUST have HGV Class 1 driving licence

Other information:

The successful candidate will work 48 hour week, 4 on 4 off shift pattern. This is a permanent opportunity in Hull, salary circa £28,000 per annum.