Vehicle Technician

Job Title: Vehicle Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucester
Salary: £14.87 per annum
Start Date: 2019-04-05 00:00:00
Reference: 324102319
Contact Name: Sam Mendes
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 05, 2019 17:13

Job Description

Vehicle Technician
Temporary position up until September - £14.87 per hour
7.30am to 15.30pm Monday to Thursday, 7.30am to 15.00pm Friday

Pertemps are looking to recruit a Vehicle Technician to join Severn Trent Water on a temporary basis in Gloucester.

Role Objective:
The servicing and repair of the Severn Trent Water fleet including cars, light and heavy commercial vehicles and mobile plant.

Key Accountabilities:
o Service and maintain a diverse range of company vehicles and plant to a high standard, ensuring STW and manufacturer guidelines are followed
o Attend to unscheduled maintenance and emergency work as required
o Ensure a safe working environment and behaviours at all times
o Prepare and present company vehicles for annual testing to required standards, ensuring STW target pass rates are achieved
o Customer focused, working productively to minimise vehicle downtime
o Inputting all key job information daily into a fleet management system
o Attend training courses in order improve skill and knowledge

In order to succeed in this role it is expected that you will have:
o Experience of Fleet Maintenance
o Basic computer skills
o Previous experience of working on various makes and models of commercial vehicles, cars and mobile plant including agricultural and construction
o Experience maintaining auxillary equipment e.g. cranes, compressors, generators, vacuum and displacement pumps etc.

In order to succeed in this role it is expected that you will have:
o Ability to identify and solve complex problems.
o Work well in a team
o Ability to work well under pressure
o Mature attitude, able to work without direct supervision if required.
o Self-motivated and enthusiastic
o Flexible approach and attitude
o Good communication skills

Essential Qualifications:
o Completed recognised Apprenticeship with City & Guilds qualifications or NVQ equivalent
o Driving licence preferably to LGV C + E category +

o H&S qualification (e.g. IOSH)

For more information or to apply, please contact Sam Mendes on 01452 507500 or email