Advanced Technician

Job reference: SYS-6414

Location Walworth
Business Area / Department Engineering (see also Head Office Engineering) ~ Depot
Salary & Benefits Competitive
Closing Date 07/10/2020
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Advanced Technician

Job reference: SYS-6414

We are looking to recruit three PSV Advanced Technicians to join our Engineering team based at our Walworth Depot, working a shift pattern of 4 days on and 4 days off.

Safety is paramount to our business and this is a safety critical role. The successful candidate will be safety focused whilst maintaining a high standard of service and output.

 

The Role:

  • Carry out repairs, inspections and maintenance of our public service fleet vehicles
  • Investigate, diagnose and record modern vehicle mechanical & electronic faults
  • Able to work well using own initiative
  • Clearly document faults and rectification work conducted in detail with the aid of electronic tablets
  • Confidently use modern technical computer systems of fleet management
  • Able to read and interpret instructions and service manuals
  • Have a duty of care for the health and safety of yourself and your colleagues at all times
  • Always follow safety instructions in respect of your role and the business as a whole and report unsafe acts of omissions of safety
  • Undertake any other duties commensurate with the job role

 

The Candidate:

  • Must have qualifications for maintenance and repair of public service vehicles or heavy goods vehicles to a minimum of NVQ level 3 or City and Guilds or any equivalent international qualification, which must have supportive documentation from a UK awarding body.
  • Must hold current PSV Licence.
  • Must have current recognised qualifications in hybrid awareness and hybrid fault diagnostics.
  • Must hold current IRTEC in service maintenance technician, inspection technician and advanced technician. IRTEC advance technician may be deferred for 12 months but remains condition of appointment to roll.
  • Must have good literacy and numeracy skills
  • Able to communicate effectively and have the confidence to work collaboratively with colleagues within Engineering and other departments is essential
  • Must be punctual and meet deadlines and work flexibly when required
  • Must be prepared to undertake training as seen fit by the Service Manager
  • Holding a VR03 from the institute of vehicle recovery licence is desirable but not essential

 

During the deferred 12 month period candidates who do not hold the IRTEC Advanced Technician will be expected to gain qualification by examination.

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