Mechanic

Pin icon G2 Glasgow
Pound Sterling icon £38,000 per annum negotiable DoE based on a 40 hour work week
Clock icon Permanent
Calendar icon 21 Jun 2024
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Our client is looking for an experienced HGV Mechanic to join their team in Renfrewshire!

Benefit from a competitive salary, free parking, and excellent opportunities for growth and career development!


HGV Mechanic
Houston, Renfrewshire, PA6 7BJ

  • Full time, permanent
  • £38,000 per annum negotiable DoE, based on 40 hours per week (flexible hours are available)
  • Overtime paid at time and a half
  • Benefit package

Please Note: Applicants must be authorised to work in the UK


Established in 1989, our client are a leading service contractor in the Industrial and Environmental Services sector. For over 34 years, they’ve been supporting blue-chip companies across the industry.

Their fleet includes Volkswagen vans, Volvo, Scania & DAF rigid and artic vehicles, along with specialist equipment such as vacuum tankers, skip trucks, Disab’s, Vactors, and high-pressure jetting units.


Why them?

Our client values their employees and offers a range of supportive benefits to ensure your professional growth. These include:

  • Competitive salary of £38,000 per annum negotiable DoE, based on a 40 hour week (with time and a half for anything over 45 hours per week)
  • Flexible working hours available
  • Opportunities for career advancement
  • Company pension scheme
  • Available overtime
  • Company uniform provided
  • Free secure car parking


The role:

Due to retirement, an excellent opportunity for a HGV Mechanic has arisen. You'll play a crucial role in maintaining their diverse fleet of commercial vehicles. You'll ensure all vehicles are safe, efficient, and compliant with current regulations, contributing to the smooth operation of services.

Key responsibilities:

  • Repair company vehicles safely and efficiently
  • Maintain good housekeeping to meet Health & Safety standards
  • Ensure all jobs are completed correctly and on time
  • Complete all paperwork accurately and promptly
  • Use all necessary Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Communicate effectively with the Fleet Services Manager and Operations team
  • Flexibility for shift patterns
  • Perform vehicle inspections
  • Conduct defect repairs
  • Carry out vehicle servicing
  • Provide reactive maintenance
  • Prepare vehicles for PMIs and MOTs
  • Weekend working would be Saturday and Sunday day shifts (when required) in line with operational needs


About you:

The ideal candidate will be a dedicated and experienced mechanic with a strong background in HGV servicing. You will also have:

  • Class C+E / HGV Class 2 driving license preferred
  • Previous industry experience
  • Comprehensive understanding of commercial HGV vehicle servicing
  • Full industry-recognised qualifications (City & Guilds, NVQ, or equivalent)
  • Passionate about the automotive industry and proactive in problem-solving


Don’t miss out, apply today!


How to apply for the role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, click “apply” today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any supporting documents.

You must be authorised to work in the UK. No agencies please.

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Other suitable skills and experience include HGV Mechanic, Diesel Mechanic, Fleet Mechanic, Heavy Equipment Mechanic, Commercial Vehicle Technician, Automotive Service Technician, Service Engineer, Transport Mechanic, Workshop Mechanic, Vehicle Inspector, HGV Maintenance.