HGV Mechanic / Days

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  • Sector:

    Commercial Dealership, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    £16 per hour

  • Contact:

    Demi Somerville-Briers

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  • Contact phone:

    02896 205077

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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HGV Mechanic

Trafford Park, Manchester
Offering a competitive salary - £14 - £16ph (DOE)
Working Hours Monday - Friday 08:00 – 16:30pm


Our well established Client is looking for a HGV Mechanic who can work unsupervised and own their own initiative. They are a small team looking for someone who can keep the fleet of HGV’s / LCV’s on the road and safe at all times.

Must be experienced, practical and a self starter who is able to:

- ensure all known defects are dealt with promptly
- carry out and 6 weekly inspections to the schedule agreed with our in house transport manager
- manage paperwork to ensure defect sheets are collated and actioned daily
- Prepare for and present all vehicles for MOT
- liaise with suppliers to get the best price for parts
- liaise with external mechanics/dealers/warranty providers if needed to get bigger jobs/more complex work done
- Able to use a Texa diagnostic tool to find and clear faults on wagons
- be able to strip and change tyres if required
- carry out minor welding, electrical and mechanical work

Regular hours, days only but must be flexible to start early/finish a bit later if required and same goes for weekend working which will be required at times to keep the fleet on the road..

Our highly experienced Recruitment Consultant Demi Somerville-Briers is waiting for your call, along with hundreds of candidates looking for their next job and career move in Manchester.

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