HGV Technician

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  • Sector:

    Commercial Dealership, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    Salary depending on experience

  • Contact:

    Josh Buck

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  • Contact phone:

    01452 687722

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  • Published:

    8 days ago

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HGV Technician required in Caerphilly.

- Starting salary negotiable pending experience plus overtime at time and a half rate.
- Split shift of 6:00am-2.00pm week one and 2:00pm-10.00pm week two Monday to Friday.
- Access to further training for HGV licence, tacho certifications and MOT licence.

Our client, a long-established franchise approved commercial vehicle dealership in the Caerphilly region, is currently looking to hire a fully qualified and experienced Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) Technician for their busy Service Department.

Reporting to the Service 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 the HGV Technician will need to be qualified to IMI/NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair or failing this hold strong long-serving time served experience within the role.

The HGV Technician will need to be a committed individual and a good team player. The HGV Technician 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 salary negotiable pending experience and current earnings. 
- Overtime subject to availability paid at an enhanced rate of time and a half.
- Access to further training for HGV licence, tacho certifications and MOT licence.
- 22 days annual holiday allowance plus the 8 bank holidays.
- Workplace pension scheme
- Full in-house and off-site manufacturer-approved training provided. 
- Fantastic career prospects with an industry leading brand.
- Split shift system where the hours worked are 6:00am-2:00pm in your first week and 2:00pm-10:00pm the second week Monday to Friday with one in two Saturdays 7:00am-1:00pm (currently closed Saturday due to COVID-19 though).

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

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