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HGV Mechanic (Nights)

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    Engineering & Technical

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  • Salary:

    36.135 Per Annum + bonus

  • Contact:

    Gareth Osborn

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  • Consultant:

    Gareth Osborn

Are you a HGV Fitter / Mechanic looking for a hot new role? Take a look at what i've got to offer you!

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 night shift basis, 18.00 - 06.00 - this is a definitely a role that offers a work/life balance.

Job Title: HGV Mechanic (nights)
Location: Thurrock
Salary: £36,135 per annum + bonus

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