HGV Technician / Shift Supervisor

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Commercial Dealership, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    £41600 per annum

  • Contact:

    Louisa Coggs

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  • Contact phone:

    02476 018195

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  • Published:

    25 days ago

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HGV Technician / Shift Supervisor required in the Maldon, Essex area.

- Hours: 42.5 hours per week
- Week 1: Monday – Friday 6.00am – 3.00pm
- Week 2: 2.00pm – 11.00pm + Saturday 6.00am – 1.00pm (overtime at time+half)
- Hourly Rate: £16 per hour + Shift Allowance: £1 per hour
- Contract: Full Time, Permanent.
Our automotive client is actively looking to hire an experienced HGV Technician / Shift Supervisor to work in a semi productive role on their early and late shifts.
Our client has been providing transport solutions for over 30 years. With a demonstrable track record of consistently delivering quality vehicles, rental options, aftersales and excellent back-up on a national level, they are a leader in commercial vehicle solutions.
As a productive member of the team you will spend some of your time in the workshop maintaining HGV’s to high standards, carrying out inspections, repairs and services.  Analysis and diagnostics of vehicles is also a critical part of this role to ensure you exceed their customers’ expectations.
The other part of your role will be to supervisor other HGV Technicians on the shift and assist them where necessary.
Duties as a HGV Technician / Shift Supervisor Include:

- To service, adjust and repair HGV commercial vehicles.
- Service and repair components and accessories including removal and refitting in a safe, proper and economical manner using equipment provided.
- To diagnose faults and test vehicles utilising equipment available and using recognised test procedures and techniques.
- Road testing when deemed necessary.
- To observe, recognise and report on defects and/or symptoms of impending failure.
- Identification of recharge costs advising the Workshop Supervisor and correct completion of paperwork.
You must be qualified to NVQ Level 3 in Vehicle Mechanics, have a positive, 'can do' attitude, willingness to work as part of an effective team and hold a full car driving licence, if you have an HGV licence too this would be an advantage.
Motor Trade experience as an HGV Technician is essential.

If this HGV Technician / Shift Supervisor Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Maldon please contact Louisa Coggs at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.

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