HGV Technician/Fitter in Billingham

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HGV Technician/Fitter in Billingham

Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
The Job:
Primestaff are currently working with a well established client based in the Billingham area, who are recruiting for an experienced HGV Technician/Fitter.

The Duties:
- Inspect vehicles to MOT standard
- Pre MOT preparation and inspection
- Diagnose faults and rectify all types of faults
- Service and repair customer vehicles or components using appropriate equipment and tools in a safe and economical manner
- Maintenance of HGVs, Trucks and Trailers
- Maintain current product knowledge and attend training courses as required
- Ensure all vehicles worked upon are handled carefully and that all precautions are taken whilst on the premises
- Liaise with parts department to attain parts
- Carry out roadside assistance
- Complete all paperwork as necessary
- Ensure appropriate clocking is made and all job cards and service sheets are completed in a timely manner.
- Ensure all aspects of H&S working practices are adhered to
- Maintain a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness

Skills and experience required:

- A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role
- Experience within a commercial dealer environment working on HGV vehicles
- City & Guilds or NVQ qualified technician
- Excellent customer care skills
- The ability to organise work on own initiative and work under pressure
- Experience working with trailers, hydraulic systems and electrical systems
- Ability to work as part of a team
- Computer literacy, diagnostic experience essential
- Ability to work within guidelines given and to strict deadlines
- Ability to actively seek solutions to problems
- Good verbal communication skills
- Excellent customer care skills
- Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks
- Awareness and understanding of health and safety requirements
- Flexible in hours and approach

The successful candidate will be required to work 48 hours per week. Working hours are 08.00 to 20.30 on a 4 on 4 off day shift. Plus overtime as and when needed. The hourly rate is £9.15 per hour - you could earn up to £25,000 per annum with overtime.

Apply online today in order to be considered, or please call Hayley on 0113 2720060 for further details about this opportunity. For further details or for other vacancies similar to this, please visit our website www.primestaff.co.uk or why not join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/primestaffengland or follow us on Twitter: @Primestaff_UK