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Job Title:

HGV / Workshop Fitter - 18765

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£15.50 ph (£32,240 pa)

Job Type: Permanent

Our Client based in Medway is currently seeking an HGV / Workshop Fitter to join their team. 

Shifts (40 hours per week):                         

    • Week 1  06:00 -14:00
    • Week 2 14:00-22:00
    • Week 3 6:00-14:00 Tuesday – Friday Saturday morning 07:00-15:00
    • Week 4 14:00-22:00

Duties include:

  • Perform planned and reactive maintenance on vehicles and plant
  • Ensure vehicles are prepared adequately for annul MOT tests and ensuring that all service and MOT records are kept up to date and legally compliant
  • Inspect, diagnose faults, service and repair vehicle fleet and equipment
  • Complete vehicle check lists and maintain comprehensive records on the condition of vehicles and plant and on the work performed on each asset
  • Attend breakdowns away from your normal place of work as and when required
  • Report any incidents, accidents and major defects
  • Undertake all tasks in accordance with statutory procedures, the company’s health and safety rules and procedures, the employee’s handbook, and our BS EN ISO 9001 Quality Management System
  • Assist with the administration of the depot workshop in accordance with instructions

Education/ Skills/ Attributes

  • You must be a qualified HGV mechanic with a professionally recognised qualification in Heavy Vehicle / Plant Maintenance and repair (NVQ Level 2 or 3 or equivalent)
  • HGV licence holder and CPC - desirable
  • Qualified - City and Guilds Level 3 HGV or equivalent
  • Good communicator and able to manage a working workshop with minimal supervision
  • Work consistently to high standards of health and safety 
  • IRTEC Licence holder desired (Inspection Technician Accreditation) or similar professionally recognised qualification in Heavy Vehicle Inspection
  • Be conversant with the DVSA produces annual test inspection manuals, which give details of inspection methods and pass/fail criteria
  • Experience in hydraulics, pneumatic and electrics would be an advantage, training would be available for the right candidate
  • Reliable and responsible
  • Organising and planning skills

To apply, please email apply@reactrecruitment.co.uk

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