HGV Technician

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  • Sector:

    Commercial Dealership, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    Fully negotiable pending experience

  • Contact:

    Josh Buck

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  • Contact phone:

    01452 687722

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  • Published:

    15 days ago

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HGV Technician required in Cardiff.

- Fully negotiable starting salary pending experience and current earnings plus bonus and overtime.
- 40-hour week Monday to Friday with Saturday morning on a rota.
- Fantastic long-term career prospects with a large nation-wide business.

A not-to-miss opportunity for a fully qualified and experienced HGV Technician has become available at our client’s franchise approved commercial vehicle dealership based in Cardiff.
Reporting to the Branch Manager and working as part of a friendly team, your key objectives will include:

- Carry out routine maintenance and repairs on all makes of vehicles and trailers to VOSA standard.
- Diagnose and rectify all types of faults.
- Attend disabled vehicles at the roadside or at customer’s premises.
- Ensure all vehicles worked upon are handled carefully and that all precautions are taken whilst on the premises.
- Liaise with parts department to attain parts.
- Ensure Health & Safety regulations and safe working practices are adhered to.
- Ensure appropriate clocking is made, all job cards and service sheets are completed in a timely manner.
- Maintain a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness.
- Maintain a thorough and current product knowledge and attend training courses.

In order to be eligible you will ideally live within a reasonable commuting distance of Cardiff . You will need to be a fully qualified HGV Technician to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent as a minimum and ideally hold a HGV driving license with minimal points. Overall you will need to be a committed individual and a good team player who is able to produce a high quality of work in a busy Service Department and be motivated to work towards targets set for you and your team.

For your hard work as a HGV Technician, our client is offering:

- Fully negotiable starting salary pending experience and current earnings.
- Access to quarterly bonus scheme.
- Overtime subject to availability paid at an enhanced rate of time and a half.
- Upon completion of initial training, access to an optional 24 break down call out rota with lucrative financial benefits
- 22 days annual leave plus the 8 bank holidays.
- Workplace pension scheme.
- Various staff benefits.
- Full in-house and manufacturer-approved training provided.
- Fantastic long-term career prospects with a large nation-wide business.

The HGV Technician are required to work a 40 hour week over an alternating shift pattern from 7:00am-3:30pm and 2:00pm-10:30pm Monday to Friday with a 30 minute lunch break. 1 in 2 Saturdays from 8:00am-12:00m are also required and paid as overtime.

If this HGV Technician Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Cardiff please contact Josh Buck at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.

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