Field Service Engineer Vacancy

  • Job Reference: 263109123-2
  • Date Posted: 13 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Octane Recruitment
  • Location: Leeds, Yorkshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £34,000 to £36,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Company Benefits
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics, Automotive
  • Job Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Field Service Engineer / Mobile HGV Technician Vacancy
Location - Leeds

Basic £34,000 - £36,000, day shifts and excellent benefits
Monday to Friday: 45 hours per week

My client is a National Commercial Vehicle organisation specialising in the Municipal Vehicle sector, they have a long history of providing an excellent Aftersales service to their clients and are looking to recruit a Commercial Vehicle Engineer for their site in Leeds.

We are looking for an experienced Commercial Vehicle Technician/HGV Mechanic to do the full remit of duties including vehicle servicing, maintenance and repair at both our clients modern and vibrant workshop and at various sites in the Greater Manchester area. When visiting other sites you will be representing your employer (our client) therefore a professional approach is a necessity. You may be required to be on hand to assist Breakdown and Recovery calls and ensuring that the clients vehicle is demobilised for the minimum amount of time.

You will be working on Refuse Collection Vehicles (RCV)/ Bin Lorries/ Dust Carts/ Sweepers/ Gritters, in fact any piece of equipment that you may find in a Municipal/ Council Workshop.

This is a Field based role, therefore you will be home based and a Company Vehicle will be provided however should there be no planned work you will be required to be on site.

Your remit will be to ensure that all repairs are fulfilled to DVSA/ VOSA Legislation standards and other duties may include:

Vehicle Servicing
Fault Finding - using high tech Diagnostic Equipment
Repairs - these and include repairs to Mechanical and Ancillary equipment, Hydraulics and Bodywork, making sure that the repairs are done efficiently and cost effectively.
MOT Preparation
Vehicle Inspections
Completion of all relevant paperwork ensuring that all work is compliant

The successful applicants must be qualified to NVQ/BTEC or City and Guilds level 3 standard in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance or have served a relevant Apprenticeship.
A full UK Driving is required and if you have a Class I or II this would help you application further.

What you can expect
In return you can expect a competitive basic salary, overtime and a friendly environment that rewards hard work, great benefits and a stable, long term working environment.
You can also expect to be trained, developed and given a first class platform to progress your career.

If you want to be part of a forward thinking and progressive company that will give you the platform to grow your career then please send your CV in the first instance to (url removed) all applications will be treated with the utmost confidentiality.

Salary: £34,000 - £36,000 plus overtime and Company Benefits
Monday to Friday: 45 hours per week

Ref: OC9490
Sub Section: INDHGV

Email: (url removed)
Octane Recruitment

Octane Recruitment is a specialist Automotive / Motor Trade recruitment agency. We deal with all aspects of the motor trade so if you have experienced then we will be keen to have a chat; everything from Car Dealerships, HGV companies, Fleet companies, manufacturers & independent sites