Location: Leicester, Leicestershire

Basic Salary: £28,000

On Target Earnings: £34,000

Category: HGV Technician

Department: Service Department Jobs

Job ref: OC6578

Contact: Jayne Lawton

My client is National Commercial Vehicle/ Logistics organisation who have a first class history in providing their clients with a “Full Life Cycle” of Logistics services on a national basis.

We are looking for a fully qualified HGV Technician to do the full remit of duties including vehicle servicing, maintenance and repair both in a mobile capacity and on occasion in the workshop, you will also be responsible for ensuring that the clients’ vehicle is demobilised for the minimum amount of time

Your remit will be to ensure that all repairs are fulfilled to DVSA/ VOSA Legislation standards and other duties may include:
Vehicle Servicing
Fault Finding – using high tech Diagnostic Equipment
An understanding of electronics and hydraulics
Repairs – these and include repairs to Mechanical and Ancillary equipment, Hydraulics, chassis and Bodywork, making sure that the repairs are done efficiently and cost effectively
LOLER Examinations
MOT Preparation
Vehicle Inspections
Willing to travel considerable distances on occasion and willing to work overtime
Good customer service ethos and presents a professional image
Completion of all relevant paperwork ensuring that all work is Compliant

The successful applicants must be qualified to City and Guilds Level 3 standard (or equivalent) in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance or have served a relevant Apprenticeship
A full UK Driving is required and a HGV Licence would be ideal

The hours of work are as follows: Mon – Fri, 45 hours per week, (minimum of 45 hours per week), flexible between the hours of 06:00 – 18:00
In return you can expect a competitive basic salary, overtime and a friendly environment that rewards hard work, great benefits and a stable, long term working environment

Please quote reference number: OC6578

Email: jayne@octanerecruitment.co.uk

Direct Line: 0161 300 5429

Octane Recruitment is a specialist Automotive / Motor Trade recruitment agency. We deal with all aspects of the motor trade so if you have experience then we will be keen to have a chat; everything from Car Dealerships, HGV companies, Fleet companies, manufacturers & independent sites.