Bus Mechanic

Bus Mechanic

Arriva | Dartford, ENG, GB

Posted a month ago

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*\* Join the Arriva family and enjoy a £1,500 Bonus! \*\**
An excellent and rewarding job opportunity has arisen for a *Bus Mechanic *to join Arriva London, based at *Dartford Garage.*
As a Bus Mechanic, your role would involve carrying out planned and preventative maintenance along with diagnostic fault finding and reactive repairs to a fleet of commercially operated London buses, to the strict standards set by both Arriva, and the DVSA (Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency).
*What Arriva can offer you: *
* Hourly rates ranging from £18.06 to £26.87
* £1,500 Joining Bonus!
* Circa £400 Guaranteed Christmas Payment
* Annual Performance Based Bonus up to £140
* Full-Time Permanent Employment with Overtime at enhanced rates available
* Fantastic career progression, High Voltage/EV training and upskilling opportunities
* Free travel on TFL operated transport links (Bus/Underground/London Overground/DLR/Tramlink) for you and a nominated member of your family residing within the same household
* If you don't have a PCV licence, we will facilitate your licence training and testing teach you to drive a bus
* Access to the Arriva Village - Retail discounts and offers worth up to £1,200 per year
* 20 days holiday, rising to 25 after 5 years' service, plus bank holidays
* Arriva Workplace Pension
*The role will involve: *
* Servicing, maintenance, inspection and repairs to Arriva and DVSA standards
* Continuous improvement of vehicle reliability
* MOT preparation, planned preventative maintenance campaigns and quality checks
* Vehicle fault diagnosis and ensuring reliability and maintenance is kept to Arriva Standards (Higher than DVSA)
* Various working shift patterns available – Please get in touch to discuss hours that suit your lifestyle
*Requirements: *
* Qualifications for PSV/HGV maintenance and repair - Minimum of NVQ level 2 or any equivalent international qualification (will require confirmation)
* If you are not qualified, applications may be considered from candidates with at least 5 years’ experience in repair and maintenance of PSV/HGV
* A full UK driving licence (6 points or less)
* Ability to be passed fit for a PCV pre-employment medical
*APPLY NOW to join the Arriva London team to help deliver our vision of providing clean, sustainable and reliable transport services to our customers for a greener future.*
_At Arriva we acknowledge the importance of our people's diverse experiences, talents, and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success._
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: £18.06-£26.87 per hour
Supplemental pay types:
* Yearly bonus