PCV Mechanic

Location : Oxford, Oxfordshire, England
Job Ref : EJ670
Consultant : Edward Jeffs
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £16 - 17 per hour


EJ670 – PSV Mechanic / Fitter  

Location: Oxford

Salary: £16 – £17 P/H


First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a PSV Mechanic / Fitter on behalf of one of our clients.

This is an exciting role working for a leading supplier of sleeper coaches to the entertainment industry from music to TV production.

You will be maintaining and repairing a sleeper coach fleet in a purpose built coach workshop, located in Oxford. There will also be some servicing of the van fleet (Mercedes Sprinters and VW Crafter) as the schedule allows.

Our client encourages applications from ex-military personnel however candidates from all backgrounds will be considered.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Carrying out vehicle servicing in accordance with company policy.
  • Carrying out periodic maintenance inspections and repair to both company and DVSA standards.
  • Preparing and presenting for MOTs.
  • Diagnosing vehicle faults and specifying the correct method of repair and warranty claims are in line with terms
  • Ensuring correct paperwork is completed and accurate records maintained in a timely manner.
  • Ordering parts in line with company policy.
  • Adhering to good housekeeping practices including general tidiness in the workshop and return of all tools and equipment to their designated place.
  • Attending on-road vehicle breakdowns.
  • Carrying out vehicle road testing where necessary to determine specific vehicle defects or following remedial repair.
  • Ensuring work load is prioritised and deadlines met.
  • Complying with Health and Safety policy and guidance documents.
  • Adopting methods of safe working.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Level 3 NVQ in PSV or HGV maintenance, repair and diagnostics or equivalent.
  • Minimum 5 years industry experience of both mechanical and electrical systems.
  • PSV licence would also be desirable (but not essential).
  • Welding experience would also be desirable.
  • Have knowledge of the Health and Safety at Work Act.
  • Ability to work effectively unsupervised, use own initiative and remain focused and consistent and a ‘can do’ attitude.
  • AC experience desirable but not essential.

Location: Oxford

Salary: £16 – £17 P/H   

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