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HGV Technician X2

Job Title: HGV Technician X2
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North Nottinghamshire
Salary: 30000 - 35000
REF: Flexrec02
Contact Name: Caroline Keeton
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 4 years ago

Job Description

HGV Technician

Flexible Recruitment Partnership Limited - Nottingham

£31,000 - £35,000 a year - Full-time, Permanent

x2 vacancies one for Nights and one for rotating dayshifts

The position is for an experienced HGV Technician responsible for maintaining commercial vehicles and trailers to MOT standard.

Particular areas of responsibility will be to: -

  • Carry out routine maintenance and repairs on all makes of vehicles and trailers to VOSA standard
  • Diagnose and rectify all types of faults
  • Attend disabled vehicles at the roadside or at customer’s premises
  • 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
  • Ensure Health & Safety regulations and safe working practices are adhered to
  • Ensure appropriate clocking is made, all job cards, service sheets and vehicle maintenance records are completed in a timely manner
  • Maintain a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness
  • Maintain a thorough and current product knowledge and attend training courses
  • Follow Branch & company routines with regards to warranty, contract & retail business
  • Deal direct with foremen & workshop controller to ensure smooth operation of the business
  • Provide support to both parts & administration teams when required

Candidates should be able to demonstrate: -

  • Ability to work within guidelines given and to strict deadlines
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to actively seek solutions to problems
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks
  • Awareness and understanding of health and safety requirements

Particular experience/skills that will be regarded as ideal are: -

  • Technical qualification (City & Guilds or NVQ qualified technician) or proven experience repairing & maintaining vehicles
  • Previous Scania experience ideal however not essential
  • Current driving licence
  • LGV/HGV licence ideal however not essential
  • Trailer running gear experience

Nightshift will be 10 pm till 6 am Monday to Friday with alternate overtime every Saturday staying on till 12 middays.

Dayshift is 6 am till 2 pm and 2 pm till 10 pm with overtime until 12 middays on Saturday every other week

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £31,000.00 to £35,000.00 /year


  • HGV or LGV