HGV Technician

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    Commercial Dealership, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    £27040 per annum

  • Contact:

    Harry Woodcock

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  • Contact phone:

    01792 344594

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  • Published:

    11 days ago

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HGV Technician required in Cardiff.

- Up to £13 per hour plus overtime at time and a half rate.
- 40 hour week Monday to Friday 8:00am-4:30pm
- Great career prospects with a long-established local business.

Our client, an independent commercial vehicle service centre in the Cardiff region, are currently looking to hire an experienced Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) Technician for their business.

Reporting to the Centre Manager, as a HGV Technician your key objectives will include:
- To complete all service work and defined maintenance work of the utmost quality and efficiency within manufacturers time schedules.
- Supply a professional performance in all aspects of work activities to make an essential contribution to the value and retention of customers.
- Supporting colleagues in the workshop with any technical issues and innovations.
- Ability to carry out comprehensive diagnosis and repairs of malfunctions.
- To ensure that all company policies and procedures applicable to their area of responsibility are adhered to at all times.
- Document the results of diagnosis/repairs/service/safety inspections.

In order to be eligible HGV Technician will need to live within a reasonable commuting distance of Cardiff and ideally be fully qualified to IMI/NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair however our client is willing to consider candidates with no formal qualifications but strong working experience as a HGV Technician.

Overall you will need to be a committed individual and a good team player. You must be able to produce a high quality of work in a busy workshop environment and be motivated to work towards targets set for your team. Applicants with an active HGV driving licence would be highly advantageous however this is non-essential.

For your hard work as a HGV Technician, our client is offering:
- Starting hourly rate up to £13 per hour over an average 40 hour working week pending experience and current earnings. 
- Overtime subject to availability paid at an enhanced rate of time and a half.
- 20 days annual holiday allowance plus the 8 bank holidays.
- Workplace pension scheme
- Great career prospects with a long-established local business.
- Working hours from Monday to Friday 8:00am-4:30pm with a 30 minute lunch break as well as a morning tea break. Saturday mornings are non-essential however you will need to be flexible working them subject to business demand.

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

At Perfect Placement we specialise in Motor Trade Jobs, so if your Automotive Career is not heading in the direction you wish it to be, be sure to get in touch! We have over 1,400 live vacancies, ranging from HGV Technician Jobs through to Car Sales Executive Jobs.