HGV Mechanic (NE03DL) Oxford, England

Salary: GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Overtime

Our client; 

We are proud to be working alongside an award winning organisation that supply local bus & coach services, who due to expansion are looking to add a HGV Mechanic to their highly successful engineering team in Oxford OR Didcot.

The role;

  • The inspection, diagnosis, maintenance and repair of all company vehicles including buses, vans and coaches
  • Work effectively unsupervised and often with only an outline brief, using specialist or practical skills to complete a timely solution
  • Receive, handle safely, store or deploy materials appropriate to the task being undertaken
  • Diagnose vehicle faults, using diagnostic equipment
  • Undertake mechanical, electrical and some minor body repair. 6. Road test Company vehicles (licence permitting)
  • Supply own hand tools and take responsibility for specialist tools, materials etc that are used and observe a duty of care for all other items within the department

Skills & experience required; 

  • City and Guilds, Level 3 NVQ or equivalent
  • Knowledge and previous experience of vehicle bodywork repairs and maintenance procedures, ideally on HGV, PCV or Buses
  • Awareness and understanding of risk assessment, Health and Safety practices and Department of Transport standards
  • Knowledge of manual handling regulations
  • Computer literate with working knowledge of relevant packages
  • Analysing and fault finding
  • Bus body work
  • Basic vehicle electrics
  • Relevant knowledge of all types of vehicle operated by the Company

Benefits & hours; 

Salary - £19.00 per hour Monday to Friday, £21.85 Weekends

Hours - Average 50 hours per week worked on a rota basis, which could include weekends and public holidays

Holiday - 20 days holiday + Bank holidays 

Commutable locations;

Oxford, Didcot, Abingdon, Milton, Chalgrove, Thame, Aylesbury, Cowley, Cumnor, Eynsham, Kidlington, Botley, Harwell, Reading, Sutton Courtenay