HGV Technician (Night Shift)

SE1528 / 614


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HGV Technician
4on 4off Permanent Nights

Our client is a leading food manufacturer, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. Due to continued growth, they are looking for an experienced HGV Technician to join their vehicle maintenance team.

Role & Responsibilities:

• Carry out preventative maintenance inspections, repairs & services to the companies fleet of DAF & Iveco HGV’s, including 7.5T & 38T rigid and tractor units
• Also working on 3-axle trailers and LPG counterbalance Fork Lift Trucks
• Maintain the upkeep of the operators Licence
• Inspect, prepare and repair all vehicles to DVSA standards
• Ensure all inspection, repair job cards and service records are up to date at end of shift
• Use software based diagnostic equipment to diagnose vehicle faults
• Carry out service in line with company schedule, complying with all Health & Safety requirements
• Ensure all vocational driving licences and drivers cards are kept-up-to-date

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

• Must be an experienced HGV technician & vehicle technician
• Knowledge of motor vehicle inspections & service scheduling
• Be City & Guilds Level 2 or 3 qualified in HGV or equivalent
• Beneficial to have a HGV Class 1 Driving Licence
• Happy to work permanent night shift & additional overtime when required
• Bonus to have maintained Fork Lift Trucks & Handling Equipment
• Ideally have knowledge of DAF & Iveco HGV’s
• Strong mechanical & electrical fault-finding skills
• Good time management, problem solving, safety aware and attention to detail skills is a must
• Able to work unsupervised and as part of a team

Shifts & Benefits Package:

• Hours:- 12hr Shifts – 4on Nights 4off (6pm-6am)
• Salary:- £41,000
• Benefits:- Private Pension, Life Assurance, Discounted Products, 20 Shift Days Holiday

HGV Technician, Vehicle Maintenance Technician, Heavy Goods Vehicle Engineer, HGV Engineer

Job Reference No: SE1528 / 614

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy –
Chris Gumm on 01275 371981 or by sending your CV directly to him at chrisg@hunterselection.co.uk

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.
Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area, we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on 01275 371981 and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.

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