HGV Technician

Basic Overview
Salary: £18 – £20.50/annum
Job Type: Full Time / Permanent
Minimum Salary: 18.00
Maximum Salary: 20.00
Job Location: London

HGV Technician

Salary: Up to £20.00ph dependant on experience plus 50p per hour for a valid HGV Licence
Location: Southwark, SE15 1AL

Hours: 40 hours per week, Monday – Friday

Overtime available as and when required which may include weekends and Bank Holidays

(Overtime Rate: Weekdays x 1.5, Saturday x 1.5, Sundays & Bank Holidays x 2.0)

When you see the world as we do, you see the chance to help the world take better care of its resources, and help it become a better place for everyone. It's why we're looking for someone who sees the world in a similar way to take up an exciting HGV technician role in our Southwark team.

Because of our responsibility when it comes to leading change, resourcing takes every single one of us, and this is how you can play your part. And if you're keen to see the difference you can make, this role will suit you perfectly.

It doesn't matter if you're looking to overhaul the industry, or just do a good day's work. We know that everyone here at Veolia can help us work alongside our communities, look after the environment in small and big ways, and contribute towards our inclusive culture.

What will you be doing?

Repair and maintain the Veolia Fleet, 3rd party vehicles and plant in accordance with manufacturer and industry standards.

Run diagnostics on vehicles using a range of equipment.

Hydraulic, electrics, pneumatics diagnostics and repairs.

Other general work as required by the Workshop Management Team.

Work within Health & Safety regulations and be responsible for your safety and those around you.

Ensure that all necessary paperwork, and time sheets are completed accurately.

Carry out HGV MOT inspections and preparations.

Complete roadside repairs when necessary.
What are we looking for?

City & Guilds or NVQ level 3 in HGV Engineering or equivalent.

Good communication skills.

Ability to work as part of a team and individually.

Ability to work under pressure and actively seek solutions to problems.

Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks.

Thorough Knowledge of current HGV MOT regulations and standards.

Driving Licence.

IRTEC Licence.

Waste/RCV vehicle experience.

Electrical/Hydraulic/Pneumatic experience.

HGV Driving Licence (Vocational entitlement attracts an additional 50p per hour).

Welding/fabrication skills.

Forklift licence (Counterbalance).

Our promise to you

Here at Veolia, we know that a genuinely good role goes both ways.

So alongside your salary or hourly rate you will receive 25 days holiday and an extensive benefits package which includes our People's Pension, alongside a range of employee discounts. Also to help you further, we provide mental health and financial support, so you can lean on us whenever you need to.

Apply today, so we can make a difference for generations to come.

Here at Veolia, we're proud to be known as an equal opportunities employer. We know how important it is to be fully committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive place to work for every one of our colleagues. So no matter their age, gender, gender expression, disability, race, ethnicity, religion, belief, sexuality or veteran status, every applicant who meets the minimum requirements will be considered fully