HGV Technician


Job Description

HGV Fitter / Technician / Mechanic
Main Dealer Perth, England, United Kingdom Full-time
HGV Fitter / Technician / Mechanic
We currently have a vacancy for a HGV Fitter / Technician to join our busy depot in Perth Depot.
39 hour week & Salary £16.50 to £17.00 per hour
Week 1 = Monday to Thursday 7am to 3.15pm & Friday 7am to 2.30pm
Week 2 = Monday to Thursday 1pm to 9.30pm & Friday 12.30pm to 7pm
The Role
Maintenance and repair of vehicle chassis and cab to meet current legislation Health and Safety and VOSA requirements both in the workshop and on the roadside
Maintenance and repair of waste handling equipment, including electrical hydraulic and pneumatic systems
Carry out scheduled service and inspections to meet company Operators licence commitments
Complete service and repair documentation and records in accordance with company requirements and standards
Overhaul of hydraulic and pneumatic systems and other workshop equipment
Maintain a high standard of housekeeping, both electronically and paper based
Assist the foreman with H&S issues, including reviewing risk assessments, COSHH, compliance database etc, along with the day-to-day operations of the workshop.

The core skills and experience required are:
Appropriate technical qualifications.
MOT preparation
Vehicle computer Diagnostics
HGV licence preferable but not essential, fully funded training can be provided for the right candidate
Excellent understanding of vehicle maintenance requirements and procedures.
Effective verbal and written skills coupled with strong decision making and problem-
Solving skills.
Experience as a mechanic in a commercial vehicle environment.
Full UK Driving Licence

Personal Qualities:
Attention to detail
Excellent interpersonal skills
Flexible and proactive attitude
Driven and positive
Excellent customer service skills
Able to manage multiple tasks
In return you will get:
A competitive rate of pay and benefits package
28 days holidays (incl bank holidays)
Fully funded Training and opportunities for progression
Pension Scheme

To apply contact Russ on (phone number removed) or alternatively call the office on (phone number removed) or email Russ directly on (url removed) you can also apply directly online if preferred.