Senior HGV Technician

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Salary: Up to £34320 per annum + OTE shown

Senior HGV Technician – Preston

Our client is looking to recruit an experienced Senior HGV Technician

You will be working on a wide range of vehicles including HGV’s, Road Sweepers, Plant and Refuse Collection Vehicles.

Full clean driving licence essential, plus HGV licence preferred but not essential

Working Monday to Thursday, this is a full-time permanent role with contracted hours being 40 per week

There will be occasional Saturday working where required, paid as overtime

Key Responsibilities:

Repairing vehicles in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with current legislation.

Routine vehicle maintenance to DVSA standards.

Preparation and presentation of vehicles for annual MOT inspection.

Diagnosis of vehicles using computer based diagnostic equipment.

Good housekeeping routines to meet H&S requirements.

Ensure all paperwork is completed to a high standard.

Utilise all Personal Protective Equipment as necessary.

Essential Qualities:

Ideally you will be apprenticeship served, Level 3 qualified in Heavy vehicle Repair and Maintenance or City and Guilds equivalent.

Ideally the candidate will have experience of working on local authority vehicles.

Must be able to work as part of a Team.

Ability to use own initiative.


Basic hourly rate – £16.50 – OTE £34,320 plus any additional Saturday overtime

Please ensure your CV is up to date, and has all relevant contact details including address.

Who are you applying to?

The Solution Automotive Recruitment have been placing candidates into the UK Motor Trade since 1999. We have a fantastic relationship with all our clients and candidates across the country, many very long standing relationships. If you are skilled and experienced Automotive candidate, we want to hear from you and rest assured, you’ll be dealing with a person, not just a consultant! Unfortunately due to the volume of applications we get, we can only respond to the candidates who match the criteria set for this vacancy. We will retain your CV on our database and make contact as and when suitable vacancies arise. We will NEVER send your CV anywhere without your permission.

Key positons; Sales Executive, Sales Manager, Business Manager, Service Advisor, Parts Advisor, Technician, Mechanic, Master Technician, Workshop Controller, Service Manager, After Sales Manager, Dealer Principal, General Manager.

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