HGV Technician - Volvo - Aberdeen - Wizbii

HGV Technician

  • By Volvo
  • Aberdeen (United Kingdom)
  • Automobile

Job description

Auto req ID

86285BR
Entity

Volvo Trucks
Position Description

INTRODUCTION
Are you a HGV Technician ready for a change? Volvo Truck and Bus Centre Aberdeen is looking to add to the day shift or back shift team.

Overview: 39 hour week, competitive hourly rate + shift allowance + paid overtime + regular training and development, 33 days' holiday, pension scheme.

Location: Portlethen, Aberdeen

THIS IS US, YOUR NEW COLLEAGUES

The Aberdeen depot has approximately 30 staff; our work environment is great - fresh and modern with good staff facilities such as an on-site gym. As technicians we work either on the day shift team or back shift team, we can currently accommodate a technician on either shift, to suit your work life balance. Both teams have great camaraderie, enjoying each other's company inside and out of work. In-house training and development is provided.

ROLE DESCRIPTION

In this role, you will be carrying out regular MOT preparation and service inspections on a wide range of manufacturers' trucks.
The role will also include fault finding, diagnostic work, carrying out repairs on engines, gearboxes brakes, suspension systems etc. You will also use Volvo's in house systems and complete paperwork such as job cards and service sheets.

WHO ARE YOU?

Ideally you will be a qualified Technician with hands-on experience as a HGV Mechanic / HGV Technician/ LGV Mechanic/PSV Mechanic. Our depot is efficient and productive and we are happy to show you the ropes and get you up to speed with our way of working. We welcome applications from candidates from various backgrounds - other manufacturers, haulage, transport, logistics, bus etc.
NVQ Level 3 in Heavy Vehicle or equivalent
Driving licence (LGV Class 1 would be an advantage)

WE OFFER:

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A competitive hourly rate.

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Regular overtime with additional payments - shift allowance (if you join the back shift team), enhanced overtime rates, on call allowance + payments per call-out.

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A training path that's tailored to you. We're keen on competence development so you can expect regular in-house technical training and external courses when needed

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33 days' holiday including bank holidays

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Contributory pension scheme (up to 5%)

· 
Eye care scheme

· 
Cycle to work scheme

· 
Friend and family discounts on Volvo and Renault cars

· 
Volvo savings centre - retail and cinema discounts

Country

United Kingdom
Your role

HGV Technician
City/Town

Aberdeen
Functional Area

Aftermarket
Travel Required (maximum)

None
About us

The Volvo Group is one of the world's leading manufacturers of trucks, buses, construction equipment and marine and industrial engines under the leading brands Volvo, Renault Trucks, Mack, UD Trucks, Eicher, SDLG, Terex Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, UD Bus, Sunwin Bus and Volvo Penta.

The Volvo Trucks brand has been built up over decades and enjoys a solid position worldwide. It is one of the world's best known and respected brands within the commercial vehicle industry. It is associated with the core values quality, safety and environmental care. With Volvo Trucks you will be part of a global and diverse team. We work with passion, we trust each other and we embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular
Last application date

19-Oct-2018
State / Province

Scotland
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