Workshop Technician

  • Location

    St. Albans, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO)

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  • Salary:

    Up to £38500 per annum + + Benefits

  • Contact:

    John McCormick

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Job Title Workshop Technician

This role is being offered as a 48 hour week, working Monday to Friday. Candidates will need to be flexible in there approach to the hours worked, with some Saturday working required. Any hours worked over the basic will be paid at time and half.

About The Company…

We are an international business with a single vision to resource the world. We are achieving this by providing innovative solutions that help industries, cities and communities to use energy, water and waste more sustainably. It's a huge operation, involving the talents of over 174,000 employees across a wide range of roles. No matter what we do, we're all united by a shared passion and ambition - to provide smart environmental solutions that make a real and lasting difference. Join us and you'll play an important part in achieving our vision.

Exceptional prospects. Meaningful work. Superb benefits. Whatever you're looking for in your next career move, there are all kinds of reasons to join this company.

Where you'll work…

The Company's St Albans commercial depot operates a fleet of 100 commercial vehicles, on a daily basis, carrying out collections in the Mid-Counties and into North London. We provide a service to the commercial industry with a customer base of around 3000. All collections are made in a number of ways, using RCV, REL, Skip and Roll On/Off vehicles. The site also incorporates its own transfer station, taking waste from our own commercial vehicles, St Albans Municipal waste as well as local third parties.

What you'll be doing…

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Commercial vehicle Technician to join the company fleet team, based in St Albans, to plan and supervise the maintenance of a mixed fleet of vehicles. You will be required to observe all rules and appropriate operating procedures and instructions, and interact and work as a team with other workshop Staff. Another important aspect of the role is to inspect the vehicles and equipment to Company standards and procedures. You will also arrange the purchase of replacement parts, outside repair and other services, and report any unsafe or defective plant, tools, equipment, PPE, practices, methods or other hazards. The undertaking of the diagnosis of vehicle and equipment faults, major component overhaul is a major aspect of this role plus you will also undertake regular safety monitoring of Workshop facilities and equipment.

The above are a summary of main duties only, other duties may be required to be fulfilled to meet the changing nature of operational activities.

Your Knowledge, Skills & Qualifications…

To be successful in your application for this vacancy we require you to be a time served HGV mechanic that holds a Class 2 license. You must also be skilled in diagnosis and overhauling of components, with a skilled standard of administration.