Senior HGV Technician

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

Overview of the role:

Our client is looking to recruit an experienced Senior HGV Technician with diagnostic experience and skills, looking for someone who is looking for a challenging role with the scope of progression, working on a variety of vehicles within the Lincolnshire Region.

Duties and responsibilities of the successful candidate:

• Inspect vehicles and prepare 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

Skills and experience required:

• City & Guilds or NVQ qualified technician or qualified by experience

• The ability to organise work on own initiative and work under pressure

• Experience working with trailers, hydraulic systems and electrical systems

• 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

• Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks

• Flexible in hours and approach

  • Excellent customer care skills

  • Ability to work as part of a team

• Class 1 HGV Licence would be distinct advantage

Hours: Shift 1 Monday – Friday - 7.30-16.00 plus Saturday 7.30-13.00, Shift 2 Monday – Friday 15.30 – Midnight, rotate weekly.

Monday – Friday – Full time

What our client can offer:

28 Days annual leave, Pension, after 1 years service Bupa health care, Life Assurance, Death in service, free bacon butty every Saturday worked