GSE Technician

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Mechanical & Electrical

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Susie Ives

  • Contact email:

    susie.ives@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/502140

  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-12-29

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

GSE Technician Job - Manchester Airport
Do you have an NVQ in Motor Mechanics? Then please apply for this role.
£25,000 - £27,000 p/a
Search are currently recruiting on behalf of an international equipment supplier based at Manchester Airport. We are looking for a qualified HGV/Plant/ Ground Support Equipment Technician (GSE) to join the team on a permanent basis.

The GSE technicians are required to service and repair equipment such as portable stairs, fuel and food trucks, towing tractors, aircraft tugs, manlifts, APU's and Company vehicles.

Duties and responsibilities:
* Repair vehicles and plants as requested
* Carry out inspections, brake and smoke tests and show all defects to the Workshop Supervisor before commencing with any repairs or booking out any parts
* Completing all relevant paperwork to meet compliance
* Present job cards at stores to enable parts to be supplied
* Inform the Workshop Supervisor of any VOR parts immediately
* All booked parts used from workshop must on the front of job cards and all parts taken out of hours must be written on parts sheet as confirmation
* Label parts and put them onto correct shelves, e.g. warranty or exchange unit
* Inform the Workshop Supervisor immediately upon job completion
* Quarantine, label and report all defective tooling immediately to the site Workshop Supervisor
* Report any defective items immediately to the Workshop Supervisor
* Accurately complete and hand in manual daily time sheet after each day of shift
Requirements:
? Experience in maintenance of heavy vehicles
? Accurately complete and hand in manual daily time sheet after each day of shift and report any faults found
? Able to work as part of a team
? City and Guilds or equivalent qualification in Motor Mechanics (essential)
? LGV 2 (desirable)
? Forklift (desirable)
? MUST be able to provide a 5 year checkable reference history
? Clear Criminal record check required
Benefits:
- 20 days annual leave + bank holidays. An additional day is accrued for every 2 years of service, up to 3 additional days
- Overtime rate of 1.55 times the basic hourly rate
- 5% employer pension contribution
- Life Assurance
- Health Cash Plans
- Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
- EE discounts for friends and family
Working Hours:
Must be flexible Monday to Sunday, 24 hours per day
Rolling rota, 4 days on 4 off - 40 hours per week (30 mins unpaid lunch)

Salary: £25,000 - £27,000 PA







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