HGV Technician

Sourced Recruitment Limited
Nottinghamshire, UK
Closing date
17 Oct 2020
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HGV Technician

Salary - Competitive + Shift Allowance + Benefits

Due to the continued growth, Our client is looking for experienced and responsible LGV/HGV technicians/mechanics to join their growing business. As an LGV/HGV Technician, you will be part of the team maintaining our clients fleet of modern waste collection LGV/HGV vehicles in their workshops.

The role requires maintenance and repair of waste collection vehicles and equipment consisting of various makes, models and types, ranging from car derived vans to artic units and trailers.

Main Duties include assisting with the below:

· Maintenance and repair of waste collection vehicles to meet current legislation, health & safety and DVSA standards.

· Maintain a high standard of housekeeping across all sections of OHSAS18001 accredited workshop.

· Carry out scheduled inspections and services to ensure compliance with the company's operator license and DVSA regulations.

· Complete service and repair documentation and any other maintenance documentation in accordance with company standards and legal requirements.

· Repair and maintenance of hydraulic, electrical and pneumatic systems.

· Fault diagnosis and rectification of defects including hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical.

In return you will get:

· A competitive hourly rate plus regular overtime at an enhanced rate and shift premiums

· Training and development is integral and you can expect to receive comprehensive training to provide opportunities for career progression

· Generous benefits package, which includes a Pension Scheme, life Insurance, childcare vouchers, discounts on major retail outlets but to name a few

· Flexible work patterns.

· Flexibility around when 29 days holidays (incl bank holidays) can be taken

Person Specification:

· Fully skilled having achieved a full level 3 HGV apprentice qualification/City and Guilds Qualification/NVQ Qualification.

· Technician level.

· Must have a minimum of a car/van driving licence.

· HGV licence desirable

· IRTEC Qualification desirable.

· Experience with the vehicles used within the waste industry would be a distinct advantage.

· Experienced in hydraulic and electrical systems.

· Welding experience preferred but not essential
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