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HGV Mechanic (Days)

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    Engineering & Technical

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  • Salary:

    32.850 Per Annum + bonus

  • Contact:

    Gareth Osborn

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  • Consultant:

    Gareth Osborn

Are you a HGV Fitter / Mechanic looking for an opportunity to prove just how good you are? Take a look at this hot new role!

If you have experience in the repair, maintenance and servicing of HGV's up to Class 1's in the commercial sector (full HGV Class 1 Licence is a bonus!) then you are the candidate I need!

This is a 4 on/4 off shift pattern meaning you only work for half of the year! You will be working on a day shift basis, 06.00 - 18.00 - this is a definitely a role that offers a work/life balance.

Job Title: HGV Mechanic (days)
Location: Thurrock
Salary: £32,850 per annum + bonus

Not looking for day shifts? Get in touch to find out about our night shift patterns!

The role of a HGV Mechanic:

  • Test drive vehicles and test components and systems using equipment such as infrared engine analysers, compression gauges and computerized diagnostics devices
  • Examine vehicles to determine extent of damage or malfunctions
  • Repair, reline, replace and adjust breaks
  • Follow checklists to ensure all important parts are examined
  • Liaise with customers to obtain descriptions of vehicle problems, to discuss work to be performed and identify future repair requirements
  • Perform routine and scheduled maintenance services such as oil changes, lubrications and tune-ups
  • Repair and service air conditioning, heating, engine-cooling and electrical systems
  • Test and adjust repaired syst4ems to meet manufacturers performance specifications
  • Review work orders and discuss work with supervisors
  • Repair and rebuild faulty assemblies such as power systems, steering systems and linkages

Requirements of a HGV Mechanic:

  • Experience in a similar role is essential
  • HGV Class 1 Licence is preferred
  • Must be NVQ Level 3 qualified or equivalent
  • Must be able to commit to night shift pattern
  • Experience in the use of diagnostic equipment is required
  • Good communication skills
  • Flexible approach to overtime requirements

If you're looking for a brand new role and want to head towards the summer with a brand new role, get in touch with Emily in our Head Office on 01322 479999 for more details!

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