HGV Technician

HGV Technician

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    Technical & Engineering

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  • Salary:

    Basic day shift hourly rate can vary between £12.50 to £16.00 (up to £18 for nights)

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    Jack Ludford

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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  • Fantastic opportunity for a proven Vehicle Technician looking to work within a leading employer.
  • Excellent package and benefits to accommodate your level of experience.

We are currently looking to recruit multiple Vehicle Technicians, across either a double day or night shift pattern, to work within a leading automotive company. The vehicle range is geared towards HGV’s but we can look at options from both car and bus backgrounds. Depending on your experience, the company offers fantastic training opportunities to ensure you develop within the business. You will work on a range of modern, new vehicles within an impressive facility. There is a high potential to earn a significant salary within this position, please see the rough overview below;

Salary & Package: Basic day shift hourly rate can vary between £12.50 to £16.00 (up to £18 for nights) per hour depending on your level of experience. This is bolstered significantly by overtime opportunities available (on any hours worked after the standard 37 hour week). A call out Rota is also operated which guarantees an additional £120 when on call, plus £60 per call out, and guaranteed two hours work at overtime rate regardless of how long the call takes (e.g 30 mins). Matched pension of up to 5%. 25 days holiday + bank holidays (which rises with service up to a maximum of 30 days). Overtime rates are x1.25 hourly rate midweek / Saturdays, and double time on a Sunday or Bank Holiday.

This HGV Technician job will suit:

  • An experienced Vehicle or HGV Technician who wants to work within a modern facility and fantastic working culture. We can look at someone who is more junior / working with cars who want to diversify into HGV.
  • Formal qualifications within this field e.g. City & Guilds or IRTEC license. An IVR badge would be beneficial but not essential.
  • Flexibility to work an on call Rota / overtime when required. The calls are limited within a 20 mile radius so you want need to travel across the country.

The HGV Technician job’s working environment, opportunities and rewards:  

  • Opportunity to work on a range of HGV’s within a fantastic facility.
  • Significant earning potential with overtime prospects and on call additions. Wider training opportunities are also available.
  • Two shifts available, either a double day or night shift pattern. These are broken down below;
    • Double Days: Week 1 is 6:00am to 2:00pm Mon – Fri, Week 2 is 2:00pm to 10pm Mon – Fri.
    • Nights: 10pm to 6am Mon – Fri. This shift does earn an additional premium. 

The HGV Technician job will involve:

  • Service and repair a range of HGV’s.
  • Fault finding, testing, and diagnosing any potential issues.
  • Internal liaisons with the parts team to ensure projects are achieved on time.
  • Completing required documentation / reports.
  • Ensuring H&S processes are adhered to.

This job is commutable from Coalville, Leicester, Nuneaton, Tamworth, Castle Donington, Loughborough

To apply please contact Jack Ludford