HGV Technician

  • Location

    Newport, Wales

  • Sector:

    Commercial Dealership, Service Department

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  • Salary:

    Up to £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Josh Buck

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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HGV Technician required in Newport!

  • Starting salary up to £11.25 per hour plus bonus and overtime!
  • Early/late shift rota Mon-Fri and 1 in 2 Sat!
  • Excellent training/development prospects!
Our client, a large franchise approved commercial vehicle dealership in the Newport region, are currently looking to recruit an experienced and professional HGV Technician for their busy Service Department.
Your key objectives will include:
  • To complete all work on heavy goods vehicles to 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 your area of responsibility are adhered to at all times.
  • Document the results of diagnosis/repairs/service/safety inspections.
You will need to be a fully qualified HGV Technician to NVQ Level 2 or equivalent as a minimum or alternatively have strong and stable "time served" experience working as a HGV Technician. A full clean HGV driving license would be highly advantageous however is non-essential. Overall you will need experience working on HGVs, be a committed individual and be a good team player. You must be able to produce a high quality of work in a busy health and safety conscious workshop and be motivated to work towards targets set for you team.
For your hard work our client is offering…
  • Starting salary up to £11.25 per hour on a minimum 40 hour working week however negotiable pending experience and whether you hold a HGV driving license.
  • Overtime subject to availability and paid at time and a half rate.
  • £50 monthly bonus scheme available after probationary period.
  • £100 tool allowance after one year's employment.
  • Company pension scheme.
  • 22 days holiday allowance plus the bank holidays.
  • Full manufacturer approved training/development with your salary increasing in line with your training.
  • The possibility to enter in to a 24 hour call out rota with fantastic financial benefits once fully trained (usually a minimum of 1 to 2 years to become fully trained).
You are required to work a weekly shift system where in your first week you work 6:00am-2:00pm Monday to Friday and in your second week 2:00pm-10:00pm Monday to Friday. You are required to work Saturdays 8:00am-1:00pm on a rota with Saturdays paid as overtime.
If this HGV Technician Job interests you or you would like to find out more about any other Automotive Jobs in the Newport area then please contact Josh Buck at Perfect Placement today!
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