HGV/LGV Vehicle Technicians - Heathrow - Temp to Perm - 6 mnths

Recruiter
Undisclosed Company
Location
Feltham, Middlesex
Salary
£33180 - £36971.43 per annum
Posted
12 Apr 2018
Closes
26 Apr 2018
Ref
SF18324
Contact
Manpower UK
Sector
Automotive
Job Type
Contract
Hours
Full-time

HGV/LGV VEHICLE TECHNICIANS

6 MONTH CONTRACT - POTENTIAL TO GO PERM

£33,180 PRO RATA + SHIFT ALLOWANCE OF £3,791.43

HEATHROW AIRPORT

Job Purpose

To carry out cost effective repairs and maintenance tasks on a wide range of vehicles
and equipment to a high standard and in a timely and efficient manner, whilst complying
with company policies and procedures and Health & Safety requirements.

Key Responsibilities

  • To undertake scheduled and unscheduled maintenance tasks on all applicable customer vehicles / Equipment (including light and heavy vehicles) in line with company and legal Health and Safety guidelines.
  • Respond to all breakdowns in the designated time when allocated (if applicable).
  • Ensure all relevant service sheets/job cards/paperwork and electronic records (if applicable) are fully completed, legible and accurate including working time and job code details.
  • Liaise with the Workshop Office colleagues to provide updates on job status, progress and the processing of paperwork.
  • Comply with Health and Safety Legislation and internal H&S procedures including use of company issued loan working alarms and company mobile phones.
  • Ensure all Personal Protective Equipment is worn where necessary and is in good working order and condition.
  • Ensure that all working areas i.e. Workshop, customer locations are kept clean and free from hazards wherever possible
  • Ensure company vehicles are used in line with company policies / legal requirements and are kept clean and tidy after use.
  • Undertake vehicle manoeuvring around the workshop or airport as and when required where trained to do so and in conjunction with appropriate licences held.
  • Carry out other reasonable duties as required to support operational requirements.

Qualifications

  • Nationally recognised Automotive Apprenticeship in Vehicle Repair or Technology
  • City and Guilds Automotive Vehicle Servicing and Repair or Craft Studies Level 1,2,3
  • BTEC diploma in Motor Vehicles
  • NVQ 3 in Heavy Motor Vehicle or Plant Maintenance and Repair
  • Technical certificates in Heavy Vehicles/Plant machinery / Light Vehicles / GSE Equipment

Experience

Essential

  • Ability to work under pressurised conditions
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Full UK Manual Driving Licence.
  • Diagnostic tool experience
  • Must hold or be eligible to obtain a valid Airside Pass.

Desirable

  • Aviation or Transport Industry relevant experience
  • LGV / PSV Licence
  • Mercedes and Cummins engine experience
  • Allison gearbox experience

If this is something you would be interested in, please give me a call on 01895 205493/01895 205409 or alternatively you can contact me at

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