Day Skilled PSV Technician

Job reference: SYS-4389

Location Hayes/Southall
Business Area / Department Engineering (see also Head Office Engineering) ~ Depot
Salary & Benefits Competitive
Closing Date 31/05/2019
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Day Skilled PSV Technician

Job reference: SYS-4389

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Days PSV Vehicle Technician based in our Engineering department at Hayes, reporting directly to the Service Manager.


The Role:

Conduct Inspections and maintenance of our public service fleet vehicles

Investigate and diagnose modern vehicle mechanical & electronic faults.

Working to a very high standard of repairs.

Able to work well using their own initiative.

Clearly document faults and rectification work conducted in detail.

Able to read and interpret instruction and service manuals.

Have a duty of care for the health and safety of yourself and your colleagues at all times, including a duty to report unsafe acts or omissions of safety. You should always follow all safety instructions in respect of how you undertake your role within the Business.

To undertake any other duties commensurate with the job role


The Candidate:

It is essential to hold qualifications for maintenance and repair of heavy goods or public service vehicles to NVQ level 2 or equivalent.
It is essential that the successful candidate has good literacy and numeracy skills.
Must have the ability to work collaboratively with colleagues from Engineering and other departments. .
Must be able to communicate effectively with all colleagues and internal and external stake holders.
Must have the ability to work to deadlines and be punctual
Must be willing to undertake training as seen fit by service manager.
Must have the ability to work flexibly when required
PCV licence is desired but not essential


Candidates without the current entry level qualifications may be considered if considerable experience and a proven aptitude can be demonstrated for the role during the recruitment process


Successful candidates will be required to undertake and pass IRTEC Service Maintenance Technician exam evaluation during the probationary period, this will be waivered if the successful candidate already holds the IRTEC for PSV inspection/technician qualification,


Candidates who meet the job role requirements will be short listed and invited to attend an assessment day. The successful applicant will be required to work a 42 hour week with overtime when required. The shift pattern for the role is 4 days on with 4 days off.