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  • Date posted

    January 16, 2024

  • Closing date

    January 16, 2024

  • Hiring location

    Amesbury, Salisbury

  • Offered salary


  • Career level


  • Experience

    2 - 5 Years

  • Quantity

    1 person


Due to our continued growth, we are now recruiting for experienced Heavy Goods Vehicle Maintenance Technicians to be based at our onsite purpose-built, state of the art HGV Vehicle Maintenance Unit/Workshop.

The unit is Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency equipped and operates a Tachograph bay with six fully equipped working bays which enables the maintenance and servicing of our modern fleet of vehicles and trailers.

Role Responsibility

Our Vehicle Maintenance Technicians:

-~Carry out preventative vehicle maintenance and servicing, MOT preparation and repairs to a high standard

~Inspect vehicle engine and mechanical/electrical components to diagnose issues accurately, using computer-based diagnostic equipment.

~Repair or replace broken or defective parts and resolve defects.

~Road test vehicles to check repairs ~Maintain VMU equipment and working areas to a good, clean condition ~Use hand tools and general garage equipment.

~Tail Lift maintenance and vehicle body work repairs, fabrication and basic welding processes ~Complete administrative tasks and reports as requested.


The Ideal Candidate Essential

~Min 3 years' proven experience as a Vehicle Technician with trailer maintenance experience

~Level 2 City & Guilds or BTECH National in HGV Motor Vehicle Engineering or equivalent UK recognised qualification.

~UK Driving licence (HGV category an advantage)

~Experience in fault diagnostic equipment, e.g., Tech tool, STAR and JAL and including trailer systems.

~A desire for delivering the highest possible standards of work with respect to quality and compliance.

~Must own standard tools - more specific tools will be provided Desirable.

~IRTEC inspection licence along with any tail lift inspection certification

~Main dealership experience

~Tail lift experience

Package Description

~Days - £42,231.04 per annum ~06:00 - 18:00 hrs - Day Shift

~4 on 4 off shift pattern, working an average 39 hours per week.

~5.6 weeks paid holiday rising to 6.6 weeks upon 5 years' service.

~Contributable Company pension scheme

~Subsidised canteen

~Free parking

~10% store discount

~Access to social and sporting events

Employee benefits My HB employee benefits platform with access to:

~Retail and leisure discounts plus hundreds more

~Free Financial Advice

~Bank your savings into an ISA

~24/7 confidential counselling and advice line

~Low cost voluntary insured health plans Available shifts:

Days - 6am - 6pm


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