HGV/LGV Technician

Location : Bridgwater, Somerset, England
Job Ref : EJ694
Consultant : Edward Jeffs
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £34,144 per year


EJ694 – HGV/LGV Technician

Location: Bridgewater, Somerset

Salary: £34,144


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking an HGV/LGV Technician on behalf of one of our clients.

Working at the Bridgewater depot you will be responsible for ensuring the company fleet is effectively serviced and repaired in a cost effective and timely manner.

Working hours are Monday – Friday 06:00 – 14:00 (week 1) and 14:00 – 22:00 (week 2).

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • You will ensure vehicles are repaired and maintained appropriately.
  • Prepare and present vehicles and trailers for MOT inspections.
  • Identify vehicle-related defects using available diagnostic equipment and arrange for relevant action to be taken.
  • Liaise with vehicle manufacturers regarding parts and replacement vehicles.
  • Ensure high levels of safety and cleanliness at all times.
  • Update and maintain records and ensure information is shared with relevant departments on a timely basis.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Ability to compile, analyse and interpret relevant data.
  • Ability to use initiative and organise your work so that key tasks can be completed fully and on time.
  • Ability to work to set targets and deadlines.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proven arithmetic skills.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Confident to challenge working practices where necessary in the right manner and on a timely basis.
  • Able to remain calm under pressure and be able to deal with difficult customer conversations.
  • Be prepared to travel to and assist workshop colleagues at other depots.
  • Able to participate in an on-call rota and attend emergency call-outs where required.

Location: Bridgewater, Somerset

Salary: £34,144

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