HGV/Trailer Mechanic

  • Job Reference: 37593
  • Date Posted: 6 February 2019
  • Recruiter: Stafflex
  • Location: Halifax, West Yorkshire
  • Salary: £28,000 to £30,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension, Progression, Salary, Variety
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client based in Halifax specialise in all aspects of HGV Trailer repair and maintenance and ultimately provide total trailer support. .

Customers include national rental fleets and renowned UK and European trailer manufacturers .

Applicants should have years of experience and be skilled in all aspects of trailer repairs and systems including: ABS/EBS, suspension, braking & steering systems, together with various type of bodies and components.

Main role responsibilities
-Maintenance and repair of all types of trailers.
-Conducting routine inspections and Pre-MOT inspections as necessary.
-Diagnosing trailer defects.
-Comprehensive completion of all documentation including worksheets.
-Client on-site repairs as necessary.
-Able to work under own initiative and as a team member as required.

The right individual should be able to work on-site, unsupervised under own initiative when required and have good customer communication skills.

A full (preferably clean) driving licence is essential and HGV licence would be an advantage. Candidates should be physically fit and prepared to undertake a wide variety of tasks both individually and as part of our team.

There is also a regular requirement for working at heights using our specialist equipment.

This is an excellent opportunity for the right person to join our operation as it grows and expands, with potential for future advancement within the business.

Requirements

-Full and rounded understanding of all aspects of Trailer Engineering is essential.
-Previous trailer experience is also essential.

Benefits
28 days holiday
Company pension
Free onsite parking
Refreshments
Ongoing training

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £30,000 per year dependent on experience