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HGV / Municipal Technician

HGV/Municipal Technician
Location: Tunbridge

Hours of Work: 42.5 hrs/week, Mon-Fri.

(07:00 - 16:30)

Salary: £29,000 and overtime available

We have an urgent requirement for a fully qualified Municipal/RCV/HGV Technician to carry out servicing and repair to our clients' range of Municipal/HGV and associated Council Vehicles.

This is a permanent, full-time role and will be based at the clients' workshops located in the Tunbridge Wells.



Your remit will be to ensure that all repairs are fulfilled to DVSA/VOSA Legislation standards.

Duties will include:

Vehicle Servicing
Fault Finding - using high tech Diagnostic Equipment
An understanding of electronics and hydraulics
Repairs - to include mechanical and ancillary equipment, hydraulics, chassis and bodywork, ensuring that the repairs undertaken are carried out efficiently and cost effectively
MOT Preparation
Vehicle Inspections
Willing to travel on occasion to customer sites and willing to work overtime
Good customer service ethos with a presentable and professional image
Completion of all relevant paperwork ensuring that all work is Compliant

Personal Characteristics:

The successful applicants must be qualified to City and Guilds Level 3 (or equivalent) in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance or have served a relevant Apprenticeship.

Experience of municipal vehicle maintenance would also be a distinct advantage.

A clean and current driving licence is required and, although not essential, a HGV Licence would be desirable.

In return you can expect a friendly environment that rewards hard work, an excellent range of company benefits and a stable, long term working environment


If you want to be part of a forward thinking and progressive company that will give you the platform to further your career, then please forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Paul Swales at:

paul@octanerecruitment.co.uk


All correspondence and communication will be treated with the utmost confidentiality