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Vehicle Technician

Job Title: Vehicle Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wimbledon, London
Industry:
Salary: £39759 - £40000 per annum
Reference: VT-W_1557917268
Contact Name: Nick Sollis
Contact Email: nick.sollis@omegaresource.co.uk
Job Published: May 15, 2019 11:47

Job Description


Location: Wimbledon
Permanent Night Shift - Mon - Thurs, 20:45 - 07:00. Shift allowance is one third of annual salary & Outer London Weighting Allowance of £1637 per annum also applies.
Total Salary circa £41,000

We are now seeking to recruit a Commercial Motor Vehicle Mechanics with light commercial vehicles mechanical experience to work for a dynamic leader in providing safe, reliable and cost-effective repair workshop service to commercial vehicles, HGV and vans.

Responsibilities:
The main responsibilities in this role will be the maintenance and repair of a wide range of fleet vehicles.
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

Essential Skills include:
Mechanical or electrical qualifications
A minimum of one year's commercial experience working as a Vehicle Technician
Full driving licence with no drink-driving convictions within the past 5 years
Experience of working on a wide range of cars and commercial vehicles
English at communicative level

Responsibilities:
Repair and maintenance of a fleet of vehicles
Performs work as outlined on repair order with efficiency and accuracy
Adjust, repair or replace parts and components of automotive systems
Test and adjust repaired systems to manufacturer's specifications
Diagnose faults and malfunctions
Repair and maintenance of: electrical systems, alignments, steering and suspension, hydraulic systems, cooling and heating systems and drive train components
Perform scheduled maintenance services
Communicate with parts department to obtain needed parts
Road tests vehicles when required
Keeps shop area neat and clean after each repair
Operates all tools and equipment in a safe manner
Must be willing and able to work various shifts
Must be willing and able to work overtime when required
This is a temp to perm opportunity and the right candidate.


If you think this role might be of interest, please contact Nick Sollis on 01453 829767 and forward your CV

Omega Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors. We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors, Electricians and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few. For more details visit our website www.omegaresource.co.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.