HGV Technician

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Salary Description
£19.28 - £28.92 per hour
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HGV Technician - Bridgewater

We currently have a full time vacancy for a HGV Technician, based in our busy Bridgewater Depot.

The successful candidate will support expansion of workshops and manage fleet repairs in house.

Pay Rates:

£19.28 per hour 

Overtime rates after 47.5 hours per week of £24.10 and enhanced rates on Saturday and Sunday. £24.10 + £28.92

Shift Patterns:

  • Various shift patterns on days available

Role & Responsibilities:

  • To Inspect and maintain our HGV Fleet to comply with Legal & Company standards.
  • Prepare vehicles for MOT Testing and transport to Test Centre.
  • To record vehicle defects and keep accurate records of work carried out on each vehicle.
  • Repair Minor Accident Damage.
  • Carry out Fault Diagnosis.
  • Actively seek solutions to problems.
  • Provides excellent customer service at all times.
  • Working with the following Equipment (vehicles, trailers, and ancillary equipment):

Key skills & experience 

  • Relevant experience in a similar role is desirable
  • Works well both independently and in a team
  • Manages deadlines well and understands how to prioritise a workload
  • A positive thinking and self-motivated individual
  • An effective team member who works well on their own initiative
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrates an excellent attitude to work
  • No more than 6 minor points on driving licence (No CDs, DDs, DRs or INs)


  • Commercial experience on HGV’s is essential
  • City & Guilds part 1 & 2 &3/ BTEC / IMI in motor vehicle management or equivalent practical experience in the commercial vehicle industry