HGV Technician

Position: HGV Technician

Location: Basildon

Salary: Up to £15.50 per hour

Hours: 45 hours - Monday to Friday

Our client is a global leader in environmental solutions, providing a comprehensive range of waste, water and energy management services throughout the UK and are currently looking for a HGV Technician to join there established team in Basildon.

Roles & Responsibilities…
As an HGV Technician, you will be responsible for:

  • To ensure all vehicles are serviced maintained and inspected in order to comply with legislation and recommendations.
  • To carry out routine vehicle inspections, fault finding, repairs and full maintenance of fleet
  • To ensure all fleet is reliable, available and safe.
  • Maintaining full fleet of vehicles from small vans all the way up to large HGVs
  • To maintain and create reports and relevant paperwork.

Skills & Qualifications…
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • NVQ Level 3 heavy goods vehicle qualification
  • HGV Technician/Fitter experience
  • Experienced within the waste industry
  • HGV/LGV License is desirable
  • IRTEC - preferred

Salary & Package…
What is on offer for this exciting role:

  • Up to £15.50 per hour depending on experience
  • 25 days annual leave + statutory bank holidays
  • Fantastic company benefits
  • Training and progression opportunities

To Apply...
For a confidential discussion and further details please forward your CV to Sam McSheaffrey at smcsheaffrey@astutetechnical.co.uk or call 02392288217 .

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