HGV Fitter

MTS Cleansing Services Ltd has been an established Liquid Waste Management Company for over 30 years. Over the years, we have increased our fleet and employee headcount, generated fantastic long term relationships with our customers across the UK and been recognised as one of the biggest Liquid Waste Management companies in the industry. We have won awards for our achievements and want our reputation and success to continue for many more years to come. We are looking to recruit a full time HGV Fitter for our Workshop based in Rochester. What will the job involve? Perform planned and reactive maintenance on vehicles and plant to achieve defined standards of safety and reliability. You are required to ensure vehicles are prepared adequately for annual MOT tests and ensuring that all service and MOT records are kept up to date and legally compliant Inspect, diagnose faults, service and repair vehicle fleet and equipment directly, through the Companys main workshop or using external service providers Complete vehicle check lists and maintain comprehensive records on the condition of vehicles and plant and on the work performed on each asset Attend breakdowns away from your normal place of work as and when required. Report any incidents, accidents and major defects to line management without delay Undertake all tasks in accordance with statutory procedures, the companys health and safety rules and procedures, the employees handbook, and our BS EN ISO 9001 Quality Management System Liaise closely and communicate with management and field teams to perform tasks efficiently and effectively with the minimum of wasted time and effort Assist with the administration of the depot workshop in accordance with instructions Attend staff and training meetings when required What do we need from you? You must be a qualified HGV mechanic with a professionally recognised qualification in Heavy Vehicle / Plant Maintenance and repair (NVQ Level 2 or 3 or equivalent) HGV licence holder and CPC desirable, not essential Qualified - City and Guilds Level 3 HGV or equivalent Good communicator and able to manage a working workshop with minimal supervision Work consistently to high standards of health and safety Organising and planning skills to ensure work programmes are established and followed IRTEC Licence holder desired (Inspection Technician Accreditation) or similar professionally recognised qualification in Heavy Vehicle Inspection Be conversant with the DVSA produces annual test inspection manuals, which give details of inspection methods and pass/fail criteria Experience in hydraulics, pneumatic and electrics would be an advantage, training would be available for the right candidate Reliable and responsible Shifts: Week 1- 06:00-14:00 Week 2 - 14:00-22:00 Week 3 - 06:00-14:00 Tuesday Friday Saturday morning 7:00-15:00 Week 4 - 14:00-22:00 What will you get from us? New and improved induction and training throughout your career Excellent rates of pay Enhanced payments for overtime, unsociable working hours and call outs Career progression Expert advice at the end of the phone 24/7 Job security Flexibility State of the art equipment to carry out your daily tasks Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment Life cover
Rochester, England, UK
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