HGV Fitter

Recruiter
Staffbase Recruitment
Location
Grantham
Salary
31000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Due to their continued success our client have appointed Staffbase to recruit for the position of HGV Fitter to undertake site / workshop based maintenance activities at our client's busy vehicle maintenance unit near Grantham.

The Role:

Reporting to the maintenance manager you will be responsible for day to day maintenance service and repair of a large fleet of HGV's and trailers.
Your plant inspection, service and maintenance duties will include but is not limited to the following;

  • Inspection, fault find and repair of diesel engines, gearboxes, clutches hydraulics,
  • Preparing vehicles and trailers for MOT test and inspection
  • Ensuring all necessary service, repair and inspection reports / documentation is accurately maintained.
  • Compliance with all relevant inspection and health and safety policies and procedures.

Candidates:

Applicants will have at least 3 years previous HGV maintenance / fitter experience.
You will be familiar with working in a busy vehicle maintenance workshop environment and you will demonstrate excellent knowledge and understanding of diesel engines and HGV maintenance service and repair.

Experience in maintaining DAF, Volvo, Scania, ERF and or MAN HGV vehicles will be and advantage.

Ideally you will have valid NVQ Level 3 Mechanical Vehicle Maintenance fitter qualifications however time-served fitters with a robust employment history will be most welcome.

Hours of Work:

Monday to Friday 8am - 6.30pm
Monday to Friday 7.30am - 6.00pm
Every other Saturday 7am - 11am (OT)

Benefits:

Excellent salary & pension
28 days annual leave
Life Insurance