Ground Support Equipment Technician

  • Location:

    Hounslow, London

  • Sector:

    Logistics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Overtime at 1.55 over 40 hours

  • Contact:

    Margaret Phillips

  • Contact email:

    margaret.phillips@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/501522

  • Published:

    10 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-12-30

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

GROUND SUPPORT EQUIPMENT TECHNICIAN
LOCATION - HEATHROW AIRPORT

We have exciting opportunities with our prestigious client at London Heathrow which is the second busiest airport in the world. We are looking for QUALIFIED HGV/Plant/Ground Support Equipment Technicians to join this team.

Start date ASAP - Permanent Position
Salary Range £33,500 to £39,000 per year PLUS OVERTIME AT 1.55 OVER 40 HOURS.
Days and Nights available

Main purpose of the Job.
Undertake repairs and maintenance of company equipment to the required standard. Adhere to Health and Safety guidelines, ISO 9001 framework and guidelines on vehicle maintenance.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
Repair vehicles and plants as requested by the Workshop Supervisor.
Carry out inspection, brake and smoke tests and show all defects to the Workshop Supervisor before commencing with any repairs or booking out any parts.
Diagnose and inform the Workshop Supervisor of all work and parts required before commencing jobs.
Report any defective items immediately to the Workshop Supervisor.

Essential Qualifications
NVQ 1 or NVQ 2 in Motor Mechanics
Motor Mechanics - LGV

Desirable
LGV 2
Forklift

Other Experience:
Operational Vehicle/Logistical background
Experience of working in a Customer Service Environment
Experience in the vehicle maintenance sector

PLEASE CHECK THAT YOU HAVE THE ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS BEFORE APPLYING FOR THIS POSITION.
A FULL JOB DESCRIPTION IS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST.

This job requires that you have a full airside pass. So you need a full 5 years checkable history and you must be able to complete a criminal record check.

Please apply with your CV on line.

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