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Hgv Technician

January 12, 2022
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CM6, Willows Green, Essex
£17 - £18ph

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Contract: 
Contract
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Salary: 
£17 - £18ph
Location: 
CM6, Willows Green, Essex

About this role

<p style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 0px; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5; color: #333333; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;">BRS are looking for a HGV Technician to be workshop based but also go out on recoveries when required.</p> <p style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 1rem 0px 0px; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5; color: #333333; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;">Working closely with an established team in order to create high levels of morale and focus to ensure that work is completed in a timely manner and with excellence in quality. You will carry out Servicing and Repairs to customer&rsquo;s vehicles and equipment, on site at our workshop and off site at the customer&rsquo;s depot.&nbsp;</p> <p style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 1rem 0px 0px; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5; color: #333333; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;"><strong style="box-sizing: inherit;">Key Responsibilities and Tasks:</strong></p> <p style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 1rem 0px 0px; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5; color: #333333; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;">Effective communication with the Workshop Manager and team to ensure that you have valid job specifications and time budget prior to work commencing. Ensuring that customer expectations are managed at all times.</p> <p style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 1rem 0px 0px; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5; color: #333333; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;">&nbsp;</p> <ul style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px 0px 0px 2rem; margin: 1rem 0px 0.3rem 1rem; color: #333333; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; background-color: #ffffff;"> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Attend breakdowns as part of callout rota system</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Diagnosis&rsquo;s and repair of vehicles with a &ldquo;right first time&rdquo; attitude, providing customers with a description of faults and estimated time scale of repair.</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Carry out routine maintenance and repairs on all makes of commercial HGV vehicles and trailers and plant to VOSA Standard</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Ability to use diagnostic equipment</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Complete job cards and timesheet daily, ensuring all parts used are recorded on job cards.</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Ensure all vehicles worked on are handled carefully and that all precautions are taken whilst on the customer&rsquo;s premises. Ensuring Health &amp; Safety regulations and safe working practices are adhered to.</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Order and obtain correct parts in a timely fashion</li> </ul> <ul style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px 0px 0px 2rem; margin: 1rem 0px 0.3rem 1rem; color: #333333; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; background-color: #ffffff;"> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Maintain a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness</li> </ul> <p style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 2rem 0px 0px; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5; color: #333333; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 1rem 0px 0px; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5; color: #333333; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;"><strong style="box-sizing: inherit;">You should demonstrate:</strong></p> <ul style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px 0px 0px 2rem; margin: 1rem 0px 0.3rem 1rem; color: #333333; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; background-color: #ffffff;"> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Computer literacy, have the basic knowledge and skills required to operate, operating systems and software applications, the use of an IPAD is essential.</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Ability to work within guidelines given and to strict deadlines</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Ability to work under pressure</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Ability to actively seek solutions to problems</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Ability to work&nbsp; on your own initiative with a keen interest in your work , working on your own and as part of a team</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Good Verbal communication skills</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Excellent customer care skills</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">High level of technical knowledge and ability in mechanical repair</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Awareness and understanding of health and safety requirements</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">Drive and determination</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">To customers your honesty, and hardworking and tidy approach to your, work and ensure all works and repairs are completed on time and to a very high standard.</li> <li style="box-sizing: inherit; padding: 0px; margin: 0.3em 0px; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; color: inherit;">You will seek to expand the current client database, identifying potential customer leads and following these up</li> </ul>

BRS are looking for a HGV Technician to be workshop based but also go out on recoveries when required.

Working closely with an established team in order to create high levels of morale and focus to ensure that work is completed in a timely manner and with excellence in quality. You will carry out Servicing and Repairs to customer’s vehicles and equipment, on site at our workshop and off site at the customer’s depot. 

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

Effective communication with the Workshop Manager and team to ensure that you have valid job specifications and time budget prior to work commencing. Ensuring that customer expectations are managed at all times.

 

  • Attend breakdowns as part of callout rota system
  • Diagnosis’s and repair of vehicles with a “right first time” attitude, providing customers with a description of faults and estimated time scale of repair.
  • Carry out routine maintenance and repairs on all makes of commercial HGV vehicles and trailers and plant to VOSA Standard
  • Ability to use diagnostic equipment
  • Complete job cards and timesheet daily, ensuring all parts used are recorded on job cards.
  • Ensure all vehicles worked on are handled carefully and that all precautions are taken whilst on the customer’s premises. Ensuring Health & Safety regulations and safe working practices are adhered to.
  • Order and obtain correct parts in a timely fashion
  • Maintain a high standard of cleanliness and tidiness

 

You should demonstrate:

  • Computer literacy, have the basic knowledge and skills required to operate, operating systems and software applications, the use of an IPAD is essential.
  • Ability to work within guidelines given and to strict deadlines
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to actively seek solutions to problems
  • Ability to work  on your own initiative with a keen interest in your work , working on your own and as part of a team
  • Good Verbal communication skills
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • Flexibility to undertake a wide range of tasks
  • High level of technical knowledge and ability in mechanical repair
  • Awareness and understanding of health and safety requirements
  • Drive and determination
  • To customers your honesty, and hardworking and tidy approach to your, work and ensure all works and repairs are completed on time and to a very high standard.
  • You will seek to expand the current client database, identifying potential customer leads and following these up

Qualifications & experience

<p style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 0px; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5; color: #333333; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;"><strong style="box-sizing: inherit;">Experience/Skills:</strong><br style="box-sizing: inherit;" />Qualified to NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) in Heavy Goods Vehicle Maintenance Technical Qualification</p> <p style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 1rem 0px 0px; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5; color: #333333; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;">Must have industry recognised qualifications and have served an apprenticeship</p> <p style="box-sizing: inherit; margin: 1rem 0px 0px; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5; color: #333333; font-family: 'Open Sans', Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; background-color: #ffffff;">Proven detailed experience repairing &amp; maintaining heavy good lorries and dustcarts<br style="box-sizing: inherit;" />Current Driving License<br style="box-sizing: inherit;" />LGV/HGV License</p>

Experience/Skills:
Qualified to NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent) in Heavy Goods Vehicle Maintenance Technical Qualification

Must have industry recognised qualifications and have served an apprenticeship

Proven detailed experience repairing & maintaining heavy good lorries and dustcarts
Current Driving License
LGV/HGV License

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