Workshop Technician / Fitter - LGV - Basildon up to £37k

Workshop Technician / Fitter - LGV - Basildon up to £37k

Job Title: Workshop Technician / Fitter - LGV - Basildon up to £37k
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex, England
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH12114_1530198664
Contact Name: Lauren White
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 28, 2018 16:11

Job Description

JOB TITLE Workshop Technician - LGV


SALARY From £30k to £37k plus excellent benefits

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Vehicle Technician / Fitter with a LGV background to join our client's Fleet Workshop, based in Basildon.
Our client is a global leader in environmental solutions, providing a comprehensive range of waste, water and energy management services throughout the UK. This will a be permanent role, to be based in their Essex Workshop.

The Role:
An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Vehicle Technician with a background in LGV maintenance to join our clients' fleet team, based in Essex. You will be required to maintain and repair a mixed fleet of vehicles and equipment in accordance to company standards. This will include undertaking diagnosis of vehicles and equipment faults & carrying out major component overhauls.
Your principal responsibilities will be to (but not limited to):

  • Undertake inspections/servicing/repairs to Company vehicles and equipment to Company standards and procedures.
  • Complete all Company documentation related to service/repair reporting.
  • Use and operate workshop facilities and equipment safely and in accordance with Company and Legal requirements.
  • Maintain the cleanliness of the vehicle/equipment on which he is working, and the workshop and surrounding areas.
  • Report any unsafe or defective plant, tools, equipment, PPE, practices, methods or other hazards

Essential Skills:

  • LGV Class 1 license - Desirable
  • Time served LGV/Mechanic, ideally educated to C&G Level 3 in HGV Eng
  • Diagnostic skills
  • Major component overhaul skills
  • Specialist skills (e.g. welding, electric's) would be advantageous

There is an excellent hourly rate and benefits package for the right candidate. For further information please feel free to contact Chris Jones on

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