Interim HGV Mechanic x 2-Fleet Services

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Interim HGV Mechanic x 2-Fleet Services
Contract / Temporary

Nottingham 1004422913451735

Posted: 25th May 2022 09:51
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  • Pay Rate:

    £21.00 per hour PAYE

  • Hours per Week:

    37 Monday – Friday, night and day shift work

  • This opening assignment is for 3 months

  • Nottingham,

    NG2 3AH

What's involved with this role:

Interim HGV Mechanic x2 

Job Ref: 1004422913451735 

Must possess a full Driving Licence with Category C entitlement

The post holder will be expected to provide  a high quality, comprehensive and efficient maintenance, inspection, repair and test service for both the Council’s internal fleet and external customers, which includes a diverse range of HGVs, light vehicles and road going plant   

Key Responsibilities: 

 To maintain, inspect, repair and test both Council and external customers’ vehicles, plant and equipment. 

  • Prepare, present and accompany HGV vehicles for annual MOT inspections.  
  • To carry out periodic safety inspections on all HGV vehicles to DVSA inspection manual standards. 
  • To carry out fault diagnosis on complex hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems. 
  • To carry out welding, fabrication and body repairs as required. 
  • To attend broken down or accident damaged vehicles and effect permanent or running repairs. 
  • To prepare and decommission vehicles – fitting and removing a diverse range of ancillary equipment, accessories and livery. 
  • To ensure that all associated records are updated promptly, accurately and effectively using the fleet management software system. 
  • To ensure that all Health and Safety policies, practices and procedures in respect of the workshop environment are adhered to and ensure that all work areas are kept in a safe and clean condition. 
  • To attend training courses linked to PDR reviews and service needs 

“Role Requirements” – to give yourself the maximum chance of success please try and ensure your CV addresses the following essential criteria: 

  • City & Guilds Level 3 qualification in Heavy Motor Vehicle Engineering, or equivalent 
  • Knowledge of workshop health and safety policies, practices and procedures 
  • Experience of working with all aspects of HGV and light commercial maintenance and repair 
  • A good standard of written and oral communication skills 
  • Ability to ensure that all associated records are updated promptly, accurately and effectively using the fleet management software system 

 NB: Please feel free to apply to us direct via [email protected] by quoting the job reference and job title exactly. SEE DETAILS AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS AD. 

If you have previously applied to one of our vacancies and have already sent the required supporting documentation to us, please make this clear when you re-apply as this will help speed up your application. 

Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

Other “Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items: 

  1. Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours. 
  2. Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this. 
  3. Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice. 
  4. Please refer to the Role Requirements section above - your CV must address the requirements listed. 

 Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable: 

  1. Any local authority/public sector experience 
  2. Any relevant qualifications held or being studied for. 


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Job Ref: Nottingham 1004422913451735
Interim HGV Mechanic x 2-Fleet Services
Client Category: Local Authority

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Interim HGV Mechanic x 2-Fleet Services
Client Category: Local Authority

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