HGV Mechanic

Location County Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Job type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published 2 months ago
Contact Zoey Rooney
Job ref ZR00134_1621591799

Job description

HGV Mechanic


Salary depending on experience

An excellent opportunity for a HGV Mechanic to join a leading distribution company based in Derry. Reporting to the Operations Director and joining a team of Mechanics, your role will be to increase productivity and efficiency within your department

Main duties will include:

  • Maintenance and repair of all vehicle types.
  • Conduct routine inspections, including part and machinery repair cost analysis highlighting the need to repair or replace
  • Pre-MOT inspections as necessary
  • Vehicle roadworthiness inspections
  • Produce vehicle defects diagnosis reports and communicate findings with Service Manager/Operation Director
  • Monitoring the general wear and tear of vehicles and their parts whilst recording any abnormalities and reporting to the Lead mechanic/ Operations Director.
  • Carrying out any general repairs, major overhauls or replacements of vehicle engines and gearboxes as required.
  • Attend vehicle breakdowns and conduct roadside repairs as necessary.
  • Carrying out automotive electrical work.
  • Carrying out gas and electrical welding as necessary
  • Adhering to all relevant Health and safety legislation
  • To complete all documentation including worksheets, certificates, receipts applying signatures as appropriate and in accordance with company policy and procedures.

Essential criteria

  • Fully qualified to City & Guilds level 3, BTEC or NVQ in Heavy Vehicle Mechanics, Maintenance & Repair or equivalent.
  • Must have worked in a workshop environment within the last two years
  • You must have practical knowledge of modern diagnostic equipment/techniques.
  • Full, valid driving license

For more information and a full spec on this role, please forward your CV OR call on 07384513095 / 02890323333

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