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Vehicle Mechanic/ Fitter

Employer
Aspire Defence Services Ltd
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
24 Jun 2022

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Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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Are you an experienced vehicle mechanic looking for a challenge? How about an exciting role supporting our Army customers? You'll get to work independently with the opportunity to oversee and undertake multiple vehicle repair projects. Join a great team at Aspire Defence Services...

You're in vehicle maintenance, so you enjoy figuring out how things work. You've learned a lot through trial and error and don't mind taking the time to understand how to deliver effective equipment care and equipment support to ensure every military vehicle receives the support they need.

You're excited at the opportunity to work on a variety of vehicles (including MAN SV, Land Rovers, Quad Bikes, Trailers, and Minor Plant equipment's), and have the experience to inspect, diagnose faults, repair, maintain and modify MOD vehicles and equipment, whilst assisting in facilitating vehicle presentation to external maintenance and inspection agencies.

You're sociable and work well with others, seeking help when you need it and realistic with the things you can achieve within a set timeline. This means you'll appreciate being part of a supportive team with a manager whose sole aim is to help you achieve you career goals.

You understand how to manage your time effectively and look forward to training opportunities because you know that is the only way to become successful in your career.

But first, meet the team...

With a 35-year contract, making soldiers' lives better is at the heart of everything we do at Aspire Defence Services Limited.

Seriously, picture a heart (the real one) and imagine how hard it works to keep the body running, making sure every part gets exactly what it needs to thrive. That's our mission; to deliver a modern, fully serviced, flexible working environment for soldiers.

And just as the heart needs certain parts to keep the body alive, we need the dedication and commitment of our people to support our customers. We deliver a broad range of services for one-third of the British Army living and working on our patch, and we're proud of the work we do.

We're all about nurturing great teams, and our award-winning safety and wellbeing initiatives are built on keeping an eye out for one another and having a good work-life balance.

In addition to being part of our team, you'll also get...

25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, as well as the option to buy and sell holiday

Contributory Company Pension Plan matched up to 6%, plus individual life assurance

Tools to support you in your new role

Uniform and PPE

A shopping discounts scheme

Opportunity to earn overtime

Employee assistance and health and wellbeing check ins

Reward and recognition to celebrate outstanding achievements

Free on-site parking

Ready to join the team?

You must have a Vehicle Engineering Qualification - City & Guilds Level 3 and/or BTEC / IMI / NVQ equivalent and desirably Vehicle Engineering Experience within a Commercial and/or Military Workshop.

You'll also need a full clean driving licence: Cat "B+E" at the minimum, Cat "C" desirable, and an IOSH Working Safely qualification would also be desirable.

Salary: £29,510Location: Warminster

Please note: Our garrisons are tobacco free working environments. As part of this role, you will be required to obtain security clearance prior to starting with us

We are an equal opportunities employer and do not discriminate against protected characteristics. We guarantee that candidates will be given the same consideration and will pass through our established procedures. Please note, this vacancy may close early if we receive a high volume of applications.
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