HGV / Workshop Fitter

Recruiter
React Recruitment Ltd
Location
Rochester
Posted
31 Mar 2019
Closes
23 Apr 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our established Client based in Medway is currently seeking an HGV / Workshop Fitter to join their team.

Shifts (40 hours per week):

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* Week 1 06:00 -14:00

* Week 2 14:00-22:00

* Week 3 6:00-14:00 Tuesday – Friday Saturday morning 07:00-15:00

* Week 4 14:00-22:00

Duties include:

* Perform planned and reactive maintenance on vehicles and plant

* Ensure vehicles are prepared adequately for annul MOT tests and ensuring that all service and MOT records are kept up to date and legally compliant

* Inspect, diagnose faults, service and repair vehicle fleet and equipment

* Complete vehicle check lists and maintain comprehensive records on the condition of vehicles and plant and on the work performed on each asset

* Attend breakdowns away from your normal place of work as and when required

* Report any incidents, accidents and major defects

* Undertake all tasks in accordance with statutory procedures, the company’s health and safety rules and procedures, the employee’s handbook, and our BS EN ISO 9001 Quality Management System

* Assist with the administration of the depot workshop in accordance with instructions

Education/ Skills/ Attributes

* You must be a qualified HGV mechanic with a professionally recognised qualification in Heavy Vehicle / Plant Maintenance and repair (NVQ Level 2 or 3 or equivalent)

* HGV licence holder and CPC - desirable

* Qualified - City and Guilds Level 3 HGV or equivalent

* Good communicator and able to manage a working workshop with minimal supervision

* Work consistently to high standards of health and safety

* IRTEC Licence holder desired (Inspection Technician Accreditation) or similar professionally recognised qualification in Heavy Vehicle Inspection

* Be conversant with the DVSA produces annual test inspection manuals, which give details of inspection methods and pass/fail criteria

* Experience in hydraulics, pneumatic and electrics would be an advantage, training would be available for the right candidate

* Reliable and responsible

* Organising and planning skills

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