HGV Technician

  • Location

    Caerphilly, Wales

  • Sector:

    Commercial Dealership, Service Department

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £32396 per annum

  • Contact:

    Joshua Friend

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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** This job is currently on hold due to the COVID-19 current situation, but we still encourage your application so we can notify our Client of suitable candidates **


HGV Technician required in Caerphilly!

  • Up to £14.00 per hour. Overtime at time and a half rate!
  • A split shift of 6 am-2.00 pm week one and week two 2 pm-10.00 pm!
  • Great career prospects with a leading dealer group and brand!

Our Client, a Franchise Approved Commercial Vehicle Dealership in the Caerphilly area, is currently looking to hire a fully qualified and experienced Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) Technician / Automotive Mechanic for their busy Service Department!

Your key objectives as an HGV Technician 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.

The successful HGV Technician will need to live in the Caerphilly region or be within a reasonable commuting distance of Caerphilly. You will need to ideally be a fully qualified HGV Technician/Mechanic to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent or hold good time served experience within the role. 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 license would be highly advantageous however this is non-essential.

For your hard work as an HGV Technician, our client is offering…

  • Starting hourly rate up to £14.00 per hour over an average 40-hour working week (£29,120 per annum).
  • Overtime subject to availability paid at an enhanced rate of time and a half.
  • Open to putting candidates through and paying for HGV Licences, tacho certifications and MOT Licence
  • 22 days annual holiday plus bank holidays.
  • Pension scheme
  • Full in-house and off-site manufacturer-approved training.
  • Fantastic career prospects with an industry-leading brand.

As an HGV Technician, you shall work a shift system where the hours worked are 6:00 am-2:00 pm in your first week and 2:00 pm-10:00 pm Monday to Friday the second week with alternate Saturdays 7:00 am-1:00 pm (Saturdays paid as overtime).

If this HGV Technician role interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Automotive Jobs in Caerphilly please contact Josh Friend 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.