|Location||Gateshead, Tyne and Wear||Job Type||Permanent|
The main responsibilities in this role will be the maintenance and repair HGV's and their wide range of fleet .
You'll be expected to be proficient in a number of areas including: electrical, mechanical and hydraulic fault diagnosis, basic welding and metal working, if authorized. Setting and operating of machine tools and equipment, if authorized vehicle testing duties, when suitably qualified
*Carry out vehicle inspections and repairs to VOSA standards and in line with Company procedures
*Perform preventative and proactive maintenance in line with manufacturers and company policy ensuring equipment is compliant with all aspects of safety and legal legislation in a cost effective manner.
*Demonstrate good diagnosis skills
*Produce good productivity levels in line with IMIE repair times
*Comply with Depot specific health and safety rules and regulations and ensure the correct PPE is worn/used throughout and report any failings through the reporting procedure
*Ensure all paperwork is completed correctly, legible and handed in on time.
*Conduct themselves in a professional manner both at SHB depots and while driving treating members of the public with courtesy at all times.
*Highlight any shortfalls or issues relating to safety or maintenance immediately to the appropriate SHB manager.
*Maintain a clean and tidy work area and ensure all tooling and specialist equipment is checked, tested and compliant in line with company policy.
*Maintain sufficient security measures to prevent theft of company/personal property during and after normal working hours.
Essential Key skills
*Hold recognised time served training certification within the motor industry or similar engineering back ground and demonstrate minimum of 2 years working in the industry after apprenticeship/training completion.
*Hold a valid UK Category B Driving License.
*Ideally have Class 2(Category C) License
*Have a good understanding of transport & HSE legislation.
*A good standard of both written and spoken English.
*Ability to work well under pressure.
*Ability to work well as part of a team and also under your own initiative when required.
*Be a well organised individual with excellent time management.
*Demonstrate a desire for self improvement and enthusiasm to learn new skills including attending training courses both in house and external
For further details, please contact Kara Fraser at: - 01453 852 554.
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