Senior HGV Mechanic / Workshop Team Leader

  • Location:

    Wrexham, Wales

  • Sector:

    Logistics, Transport

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Joe Bowen

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    29/05/2019 15:01:58

Senior HGV Mechanic


Monday - Friday (Rotating Shift Pattern, including Weekends)

£30,000 - £34,000

Benefits -

  • Overtime available - Payed at time & half
  • Weekend Overtime available - Payed at double time
  • Bank Holiday Pay rate - £102
  • £30 Weekend bonus

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Servicing and repair of equipment to MOT standard.
  • A high level of understanding of Legal Compliance and standards of Roadworthiness.
  • Ensure workshop tasks are completed in a timely and efficient manner to the required standard.
  • Ability to work unsupervised with a high level of self-motivation.
  • Routine & Planned Servicing
  • Trailer Repair & Maintenance
  • Brake testing trailers as part of
  • Ensuring that all paperwork is filled in correctly and in a timely fashion.
  • Rectifying defects which may arise in the general running of the fleet of trailers and tractors as and when needed.
  • To ensure that Health and Safety is maintained to the highest standards in line not only with HSE standards but also those of the Company.
  • To ensure that high standards of housekeeping are carried out both within the maintenance areas and also the steam cleaning bay.
  • Presenting vehicles for annual test to an external test centre.

Skills Required:

  • Qualified vehicle technician, Level 3
  • HGV and Trailer maintenance & repair experience
  • HGV C+E, Class 1 license (DESIRABLE)
  • Experience with working on commercial vehicles, trucks and lorries
  • Experience working in a busy workshop environment
  • Computer Literate
  • Excellent working knowledge of LGV trailer maintenance
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision to a high standard

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