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Hgv Technician

Salary: £20

Location: Enfield Town

Job type: Permanent, Temporary

Category: Enfield Town

We are currently looking for 3 X's LGV and HGV Technicians to join my client's team on a temp to perm basis to carry out the following duties: * To maintain service and repair on all types of vehicles, plant and equipment as part of the company's programmed servicing schedule. Equipment, tools and machinery, will include (but are not limited to) the following - mowers, gang units, ride-ons, tractors, chain saws, spikers, strimmers, pressure jet cleaning equipment etc * To carry out risk assessments, safe systems for work and regular safety inspections on all vehicles (including specialist vehicles such as refuse/sweepers/PCV vehicles) and plant in accordance with legislative requirements and company. v * To effectively manage the stores area to ensure stock levels are maintained and appropriate service/repair items are held at all times * To provide roadside assistance to broken down vehicles/plant and arrange recovery if necessary * Diagnose any faults found and specify on the job card any work necessary to be carried out by the Contractor or the in house workshop * To undertake general fleet electrical work, welding, fabrication and minor repairs on vehicles, plant or equipment * Report any damage found on Inspection to the Fleet office for them to check if an accident has been reported. Identify any repairs required which fall within the warranty of a new vehicle or of previous work carried out by Contractors * Carry out seatbelt checks on passenger carrying vehicles in line with seatbelt legislation as set down by VOSA, and receive appropriate fee * To carry out MOT Testing on vehicles and external vehicles using VOSA’s computerised system in line with VOSA requirements and standards * Advise on condition and carry out a visual check and inspection of all MOT equipment, workshop equipment, lifting gear and special tools before use. Requirements: * Practical experience in general hydraulic, welding and electrical repairs * Experience of repair and maintenance of cars, light goods vehicles, municipal vehicles and parks equipment * Diagnostic skills * Ability to work under/on vehicles at varying heights, and in confined spaces. The ability to access Inspection pits via ladders * Experience of using computer systems to record work undertaken and to check vehicles previous history. Desirable: * To be a qualified VOSA MOT tester for class 4 and 5 Hours of work: * Monday to Friday * Shift patterns can be flexible but can be between 06:00am - 20:00pm shift patterns can be discussed at interview * Temp to perm


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