HGV/PSV Mechanic/Technician

First UK Bus
Weymouth, UK
21 Sep 2019
26 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently seeking an HGV/PSV Mechanic/Technician to join our busy Engineering team in Weymouth.

Working as part of the Engineering team, the successful Mechanic will be responsible for vehicle fault diagnostics, servicing and repairs including MOT preps in accordance with First Group Standard Engineering Operating Procedures. You will fully comply with all HS&E legislation and develop technical skills as required.

As a Mechanic you'll earn £12.45 per hour plus a £50 shift allowance per week (£27,000+ per year). You will be contracted to 39 hours per week.

The successful candidate will have:
  • A minimum Level 3 NVQ standard of equivalent (i.e. City & Guilds Level 1&2)
  • Ability to multi-skill within an Engineering Environment
  • A flexible approach to working hours
  • An aptitude to develop others within the Engineering Team
  • The ability to communicate effectively with colleagues and superiors
  • A PCV licence is desirable, ability to obtain PCV licence is essential
  • Experience of working with coaches would be advantageous

Our rewards:

You'll enjoy a range of benefits, such as free travel on our buses for you and your family, a pension scheme, a smart uniform and the chance to buy discounted First shares. You will also get discounted train travel for you and your family on our train operators (GWR, SWR, TPE & Hull Trains). For example, for £6 per day per person you can take the train all the way to London and back! On top of this our rewards include First Xclusives where you and your family and friends can benefit from travel discounts with First and over 3,000 offers on a variety of goods and services.

About us:

One of the UK's largest bus operators, our team of 17,000 Journey Makers helps 1.6 million customers every single day to get to where they want to go. Together we provide helpful and reliable services on our buses, keep thousands of vehicles on the road and make sure everything runs smoothly.

We can offer you a wide range of rewarding careers, as we make a big investment in the future and transform the world of bus travel.

Interested? Apply Today!

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