HGV Technician / Mechanic

  • Date Posted
  • Location - High Legh
  • Job Ref - 101
  • Working Hours - Min 40hr per week

As part of our continuous growth we are now looking for a HGV Mechanic/Fitter to be based at our High Legh depot

This will develop into a dual role supporting all aspects of the fleet/maintenance departments as well as the teams during our peak season.

It is a hands-on role, and you will need to be flexible in your approach to ensure support and safety of goods being transported to various location or taking vehicles to be serviced.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Inspect a wide ranging and varied mix of LGV/HGV and Light Commercial vehicles to VOSA MOT standards, diagnosing and rectifying all associated faults
  • Other duties to assist with operational demand
  • Maintain current product knowledge and attend training courses as required
  • Ensure all vehicles worked upon are handled carefully in line with current H&S policy
  • Liaise with parts department to attain parts
  • Attend breakdowns and carry out roadside assistance (During season)
  • Drive and motivate workshop staff to a high standard


Qualifications & Requirements

  • National Vocational Qualification (NVQ)
  • Driver CPC qualification
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels towards colleagues and clients
  • Positive, proactive, and can-do attitude
  • Experience with a low loader, highly desirable
  • The ability to organise work on own initiative and work under pressure
  • Experience of welding, hydraulic systems and electrical systems.
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Reasonable standard of computer literacy

Contract Type : Full Time
Pay Rates: £15.00 - £16.50 Basic + Overtime