HGV Mechanic

Full Time Permanent

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Fully Qualified HGV Technician – Hampshire

Our Client a HGV Main Dealer are currently looking to bolster their team.

They are currently recruiting a Fully Qualified HGV Technician.

Ideal applicants must have a good knowledge of heavy motor vehicles and will hold at least a City & Guilds qualification in a relevant subject.

A keen problem solver, you will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills .

You will be responsible for the mechanical and electrical repair, preventative maintenance and modification of all vehicles

Key Responsibilities:

To perform vehicle maintenance or trouble shoot defects and repair
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
Produce brief details of job on a job card and service sheet
Communicate with supervisory staff regularly to keep them updated on the progress of your job
Be aware and responsible for Health & Safety of yourself and other employeesExperience

Strong experience and knowledge of trucks, trailers, engines, gearboxes, axles, hydraulic systems, electrical diagnosis.
Automotive electrical systems, circuit diagrams and components including starting, charging & multiplex systems
Use of multi-meters and other test equipment
Mechanical engineering knowledge
An understanding of routine maintenance schedules
An understanding of the standards required by VOSAExperience and Technical Skills / Professional Qualifications

Essential Criteria:

Fully skilled HGV mechanic, through a recognised formal training programme
City & Guilds qualifications or equivalent
MIG welding
Health & Safety knowledgeIf you are interested in working for our Client, please feel free to contact me on the below details. To apply for this role, please forward your CV through to (url removed) in strict confidence.

Alecto Recruitment Limited is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
If your experience matches please forward your CV immediately.

We thank all applicants who respond, but only those short listed will be contacted

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