PSV/HGV Engineer

Location
Acton
Salary
£34,000 a year
Posted
06 Feb 2018
Closes
07 Apr 2018
Ref
100492
Sector
Recruitment
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are a growing London sightseeing company who operates open-top bus tours that introduce our capital city to thousands of visitors daily. We are looking to recruit 2 engineers who are looking for a new challenge and to grow with our exciting business and expanding team. This is an ideal opportunity for engineers looking for career-development & fulfilment. Working from our new depot, you will help us maintain our fleet of eye-catching tour buses.
 

Responsibilities include:
 

  • Inspecting and maintaining buses to specified standards
  • Diagnosing faults efficiently including road testing of vehicles 
  • Undertaking efficient and effective mechanical, electrical and body repairs and road testing on completion, ensuring standards are met
  • Completing all relevant documentation to a high standard
  • Communicating and working effectively with a team and providing support to colleagues
  • Flexibility Ensuring Health & Safety standards are met
  • Report daily to the engineering manager
  • Attend to vehicles at the road side and repair where possible

Experience and skills:
 
 You will already be experienced within motor vehicle engineering. An NVQ level 2 or equivalent in mechanics, or relevant experience working in HGV / PCV mechanical work and can demonstrate suitable expertise at the required level. Electrical knowledge is an advantage but not essential.

 

You will possess excellent diagnostic skills and be a good communicator. Familiarity of the DVSA requirements would be desirable. A full UK driving licence is essential and a PCV licence is advantageous.
 

Hours of work:
 
We currently have two roles:  shift basis working 4 on, 4 off 06:30 to 18:30
 

Salary :
 

Starting rate is £34,000 a year dependant on experience plus Bonus scheme. Paid on the last working day of the month.  These figures exclude overtime. 

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