Mechanic – Fleet Engineer – Vehicle Technician

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P5311
  • Date Posted: 11 February 2020
  • Recruiter: South Central Fleet Services Ltd
  • Location: Didcot, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £27,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + 17% USH
  • Sector: Engineering, Automotive
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

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 Mechanic / Fleet Engineer / Vehicle Technician who has previous experience working in a garage repairing and maintaining vehicles or has a City and Guilds parts I II and III Motor Vehicle Craft Studies qualification or equivalent is required to join our Team at South Central Fleet Services in Didcot, Oxfordshire.

 

SALARY: £27,000 per annum + 17% USH

LOCATION: Didcot, Oxfordshire   

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

WORKING HOURS: 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday – Rotating Shifts: 06:30 – 14:00 & 14:00 - 23:00 & Saturday – Sunday 08:00 – 16:00

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Mechanic / Fleet Engineer / Vehicle Technician, officially known within the organisation as a Fleet Engineer, who has previous experience working in a garage repairing and maintaining vehicles or has a City and Guilds parts I II and III Motor Vehicle Craft Studies qualification or equivalent

If you are a motivated individual looking for your next challenge and thrive from maintaining and repairing specialists’ vehicles? Then look no further! We have got an exciting opportunity for you to join our team at our NEW contemporary workshop based in Didcot as a Fleet Engineer.

Working as the Mechanic / Fleet Engineer / Vehicle Technician you will perform a vital and challenging part in maintaining and repairing specialists’ vehicles and equipment to the highest standard, while ensuring maximum levels of vehicles availability at all times.

As the Mechanic / Fleet Engineer / Vehicle Technician, this role offers a unique opportunity to maintain a diverse range of vehicles and also ancillary equipment for example tail-lifts, stretchers, air liner and advanced electronic components on the behalf of South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust.

This role is full time covering workshop opening hours on a rota basis.

 

APPLY TODAY

If this job looks like your ideal position, then please send in your CV as soon as possible for our Recruitment Team to review.

 

DUTIES

Your duties and responsibilities as the Mechanic / Fleet Engineer / Vehicle Technician:

  • Carry out maintenance and repairs of ambulances and other vehicles
  • Attend the scenes of breakdowns for repairs or recovery
  • Prepare new vehicles for service and prepare old vehicles for disposal
  • Ensure a clean and tidy workshop is maintained
  • Make decisions on vehicle repairs, in the absence of the Fleet Supervisor
  • Participate in a 24 hour Duty Mechanic standby rota system

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

If you fall in one of the following categories and feel you have the necessary skill and experience, then we would love to hear from you today:

  • Motor Vehicle Indentured apprenticeship or complete an equivalent training scheme and obtained City and Guilds Motor Vehicles Craft studies parts 1, 2 & 3 or Motor Vehicle Technicians qualification or BTEC equivalents
  • Organised and methodical
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Electrical diagnostic skills
  • Flexible and responsive
  • Ability to self-motivate and motivate others
  • Professional approach, ensuring customer satisfaction
  • Approachable and team-focused
  • Ability to manage workload within deadlines
  • Ability to prioritise

 

DESIRABLE:

  • Experience working on commercial vehicles would be highly desirable
  • ONC motor vehicle qualification

 

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

 

HOW TO APPLY

To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details. CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement will be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

This job is being advertised by AWD online on behalf of South Central Fleet Services Ltd.

JOB REF: AWDO-P5311

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