HGV Technician

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  • Sector:

    Commercial Dealership, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    Negotiable salary depending experience and current earnings

  • Contact:

    Josh Buck

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  • Contact phone:

    01452 687722

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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HGV Technician required in Caldicot.
- 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 Caldicot.

Your Responsibilities as the successful HGV Technician will consist of, but are not limited to:

- 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 Caldicot.

You will need to be a fully qualified HGV Technician to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent as a minimum and hold a Class 1 or 2 HGV driving licence 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.

You are required to work a 40 hour week over an alternating shift pattern from 8:00am-4:00pm and 11:30am-8:00pm Monday to Friday

1 in 2 Saturdays are also required from 8:00am-12:00m and are paid as overtime.

If this HGV Technician Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Caldicot please contact Josh at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.
Perfect Placement are the UK's Leading Motor Trade Recruitment Consultancy, and Automotive Jobs are our speciality. If you are looking to improve your Auto Industry Career, get in touch with our Team today. We have a wide range of Jobs from Vehicle Technician to Parts Advisors to Dealer Principals.