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HGV Technician - Wiltshire

We are delighted to announce that our client has brand new roles available in Amesbury, Wiltshire.

With 115 HGV trailers currently onsite we are now recruiting for an experienced Vehicle Maintenance Technician to be based at our onsite maintenance workshop.

We are currently building a large Vehicle Maintenance Workshop onsite to support a growing fleet as we open more stores

Role Responsibility

Our Vehicle Maintenance Technicians:-

Carry out preventative vehicle maintenance and servicing, MOT preparation and repairs to a high standard

Inspect vehicle engine and mechanical/electrical components to diagnose issues accurately, using computer-based diagnostic equipment

Repair or replace broken or defective parts and resolve defects

Road test vehicles to check repairs

Maintain VMU equipment and working areas to a good, clean condition

Use hand tools and general garage equipment

Tail Lift maintenance and vehicle body work repairs, fabrication and basic welding processes

Complete administrative tasks and reports as requested

The Ideal Candidate


Min 3 years’ proven experience as a Vehicle Technician with trailer maintenance experience

Level 2 City & Guilds or BTECH National in HGV Motor Vehicle Engineering or equivalent UK recognised qualification

UK Driving licence (HGV category an advantage)

Experience in fault diagnostic equipment, e.g. Tech tool, STAR and JAL and including trailer systems

A desire for delivering the highest possible standards of work with respect to quality and compliance

Must own standard tools - more specific tools will be provided


IRTEC inspection licence along with any tail lift inspection certification

Main dealership experience

Tail lift experience

Package Description

4 on 4 off shift pattern, working an average 39 hours per week, from 6am - 6pm and 7am - 7pm

5.6 weeks paid holiday rising to 6.6 weeks upon 5 years’ service

Contributable Company pension scheme

Subsidised canteen

Free parking

10% store discount

Access to social and sporting events

Location: Amesbury | Salary: 37589 per year | Job type: Permanent | Posted: 27/08/2020