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Mobile HGV Technician Job in Herefordshire

Service Department, Commercial Dealership
£38235 - £40000 per annum
Mobile HGV Technician required in the Hereford region.
  • Up to £15-£16.34 per hour pending experience plus bonus and overtime. 
  • 6:00am-3:30pm, Monday to Friday with alternate Saturdays, 7:00am-12:00pm.
  • Fully equipped van provided as well as business fuel allowance.  
Our client, the UK's largest commercial vehicle dealer group with sites nationwide, are currently looking to recruit a Mobile HGV Technician to cover Hereford and the surrounding region. 
Working remotely with a full equipped company van, as a Mobile HGV Technician you will be required to service, adjust, and repair customer's vehicles or components using tools in a safe and proper manner, efficiently and within the allocated time and to the required standard in the Hereford and surrounding region.

Key responsibilities as a Mobile HGV Technician include:
  • To attend and carry out roadside repairs and to recover defective or damaged vehicles within the terms of the law. Fully comply with manufacturer’s protocol and policies and safe working at the roadside.
  • To observe, recognise and report on vehicle or component defects or symptoms of impending failure.
  • To examine vehicles completely and report orally or in writing upon the vehicles condition, safety and reliability and performance (MOT).
  • To interpret and implement technical service instructions data, to ensure a repair or replacement component is replaced or repaired in line with manufacturers instruction.
  • To draw to our client's attention any faults notice in either the interests of the owner or other faults that could make the vehicle dangerous or illegal if taken out on a public highway.
  • To protect all vehicles under repair against damage and to inspect each vehicle for damage and cleanliness upon completion of repair.
  • To attend recognised courses of instruction/training as and when required.
  • To maintain a high standard of cleanliness within the working area, company van and a presentable personal appearance whilst always observing Health & Safety and Environmental Policy.
  • To report any broken or faulty equipment to your supervisor.
  • To always seek permission before fitting parts to customer's vehicles that have not been previously authorised and to always return parts for warranty and customer inspection.
  • To ensure all service and maintenance sheets, customer defect reports, manufacturer paperwork and electronic documentations are fully completed and signed off.
In order to be eligible for this Mobile HGV Technician role, you will be qualified to a minimum IMI/NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair, however our client is flexible with qualifications provided you have a strong demonstrable working record as a HGV Technician with experience and knowledge of truck, trailer, van and ancillary equipment maintenance and repairs.

Either a HGV driving license or an irtec or tacograph licence would be highly advantageous for this Mobile HGV Technician role, however is non-essential at this stage along with similar experience in a mobile repair role.
For your hard work as a Mobile HGV Technician, our client is offering:
  • Starting salary between £15-£16.34 per hour (£35,100-£38,235 per annum) pending experience and current earnings.
  • Access to a generous performance related bonus scheme.
  • Overtime subject to availability paid at an enhanced rate of time and a half.
  • Fully equipped van provided as well as business fuel allowance.  
  • 23 days annual holiday allowance plus the 8 bank holidays with holiday allowance increasing over length of service. 
  • Workplace pension and healthcare scheme.
  • Full manufacturer-approved training.
  • Various additional benefits including retail and staff purchase discounts.
  • Fantastic career development prospects with the UK's largest commercial vehicle dealer groups.
  • Working hours from 6:00am-3:30pm Monday to Friday with alternate Saturdays 7:00am-12:00pm.
If this Mobile HGV Technician Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Hereford please contact Josh Buck at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.

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