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Hgv Technician

Company: First Military Recruitment Ltd    Location: Edinburgh
MM122 HGV Technician

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £11.73 per hour + additional pay for shift work, licence held and weekends.

Overview:
The HGV Technician is responsible for the mechanical and electrical repair, preventative maintenance and modification of the Company fleet and customer vehicles. This is a permanent, full-time role. The shifts are rotating earlies and lates 06:00 to 15:00, and 12:30 to 21:30.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Carry out preventative maintenance in accordance with Company policies and procedures.
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical and electrical defects on all vehicles and related ancillary equipment, replacing parts as and when necessary in line with Company and legislative requirements.
  • Complete all relevant paperwork and documentation to the required standard.
  • Provide on the job training for other Technicians/Trainees as required.
  • Continually identify possible warranty claims and escalate these to the appropriate person.
  • Reduce non-scheduled work and vehicle visits to the location between Preventative Maintenance.
  • Ensure shift workload is completed to the required Company standard.
  • Ensure that unplanned work is completed and resolved to a conclusion satisfactory to the customer.
  • Communicate vehicle status with customers when required.
  • Ensure all customers are dealt with promptly, efficiently and courteously.
  • Answer telephones and deal with queries or escalate where necessary.
  • Remain up to date with the latest vehicle technology and changes by attending Company training programmes.
Skills and Qualifications:
  • Fully skilled HGV mechanic, through a recognised formal training programme.
  • Driving licence essential - HGV licence is preferred.
Recognised formal training programme:
City & Guilds Parts 1, 2 & 3 Heavy Vehicle
IMI Diploma Level 3 Heavy Vehicle Maintenance & Repair
NVQ Level 3 Heavy Vehicle
BTEC Level 3 Heavy Vehicle
IRTEC Licence either Service Maintenance Technician or Inspection Technician Advanced or Master Tech