Birmingham, West Midlands, England
£28k per year + .
Permanent (Full time)
HGV Mechanic -Aston - £28k plus benefits
My client, a successful manufacturing company, is looking to recruit an experienced HGV Mechanic to work in their own purpose built onsite garage in Witton near Aston , Birmingham. The successful HGV mechanic will be working as part of a small team reporting into a team leader and your main job role will be to maintain inspect and repair all my clients vehicles and plant equipment in accordance with the Department of Transport and my clients operator's licence.
HGV Mechanic main duties will include:
To Maintain, Inspect and repair fleet, and/or other equipment when required. Prepare and present and accompany all HGV vehicles / trailers for annual MOT inspections. Carry out periodic safety inspections to all HGV vehicles to DVSA standard. Carry out welding, fabrication and body repairs as required To attend broken down or accident damaged vehicles and effect permanent or running repairs as required To prepare and decommission vehicles. Fitting and removing a range of ancillary equipment, accessories and livery To complete associated paperwork to ensure that all statistics and legal information Carry out MOT's and Services on time
The keys skills of the successful HGV Mechanic will be:
Experienced HGV Mechanic Full UK driving licence including HGV Excellent attention to detail Good written skills Takes pride in work Working on a "on call" rota is advantageous - The out of hours rota has minimal call outs, some that can be fixed over the phone and others that require a trip into the garage.
The successful HGV Mechanic will be paid a salary of up to £28k Depending on experience. Overtime is available and paid at x1.5. 31 days holiday inclusive of BH holidays (This increases with service) Half yearly bonus paid £260 paid to be on the out of hours on call rota. The hours are 8am to 5pm Monday - Friday with 1hr lunch.
Posted 42 days ago