Maintenance and Repair Technician [Handyman]

Location : Borden, Kent, England
Job Ref : MM623
Consultant : Maggie Martin
Sector : Construction
Salary : £30k per year


MM623 – Maintenance and Repair Technician (Handyman)
Location – Bordon
Salary: £30,000 per annum (overtime available)


First Military Recruitment is working in partnership with our client to recruit a Maintenance and Repair Technician to join their growing team in Bordon. Our client provides serviced vehicle hire for television and film productions in the UK and Europe, specialising in on-location support for dramas and major features.

The role

We are looking to recruit a Maintenance and Repair Technician to join our clients’ workshop team to undertake general maintenance and repair duties on our fleet of trailers. On offer is an excellent opportunity to join a growing company which is established in providing facilities to the TV and Film industry. Our client is a 24/7 operation and staff are required to be flexible during busy periods to cover additional workloads.

Key Responsibilities

  • Construction of bespoke vehicle conversions
  • Habitation services
  • Fault finding and rectification
  • Removal and refitting of interior trims, light mechanical work
  • Electric testing
  • Damp testing
  • Kitchen, bathroom and bedroom fitting and plumbing
  • General modifications to original vehicle build
  • Work to vehicle build specifications



  • Must be able to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
  • Be familiar with using power tools
  • Must be able to deliver consistently under pressure
  • Great attention to detail
  • Team player


  • Possesses a range of skills and knowledge associated with the fabrication and manufacture of commercial vehicle bodywork – training will be given

In return our client offers

  • Basic salary up to £30,000 based on experience
  • Overtime
  • 45 Hour Week (Inc. paid breaks)
  • 28 days holiday
  • Pension / Life Assurance
  • Discounts with High Street Retailers

We would welcome applications from anyone who has come from woodworking, cabinet making, shopfitting, joinery or mechanical background to assist with the conversion of light commercial vehicles or who have worked as a Vehicle Builder, Vehicle Fitter or Vehicle Bodybuilding.

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