A Job Vacancy: HGV Day Shift Mechanic

HGV Day Shift Mechaniccirca £32,000 per annum

Barnsley, South Yorkshire

We are searching for a HGV Mechanic for out expanding Barnsley based Depot. 

You must only apply if you have relevant Mechanical Qualifications such as City & Guilds or NVQ Level 3

LC Vehicle Hire are a well-established company, founded in 1957, and specialists in commercial vehicle rental. Our Business has 6 rental depots, with fully equipped maintenance workshops in the North and South of England. From these depots we operate in excess of 1800 vehicles (of which 900 are above 3.5 tons) throughout the UK.

The role of HGV Technician will involve being responsible for carrying out inspection and service routines and repairs and testing of vehicles in a professional and safe manner. The HGV Mechanic will be reporting to the Workshop Manager and will be able to investigate and diagnose faults, report findings and be able to carry out all repairs to the current manufacturers standards.

It would be advantageous for you to possess these skills:
• Knowledge of cranes or hydraulics
• Experience working on tippers, tipper grabs or beaver tails
• Knowledge of latest diagnostic systems
• Class 1 (C+E) or Class 2 (C) HGV License (Car License Holders will also be considered)

We very much prides ourselves on the standards of service to all of our vehicles. As a HGV Mechanic, you will be responsible for managing diagnostics and ordering parts effectively whilst being able to carry out all repairs to the highest standards and with the most effective use of time.

We are looking for a team player to fill this role who will be flexible and able to work to tight deadlines. You must have previous HGV technical experience and be able to adopt a hands-on approach to all aspects of the role to ensure continued high levels of work are carried out right first time.

Hours of work:

Week 1 Shift: 7:00 am – 3:30 pm Mon to Fri (with 30 mins unpaid lunch break)
Week 2 Shift: 12:00 am – 8:30 pm Mon to Thur and Fri 11:30 am to 8:00 pm (with 30 mins unpaid lunch break)
AND Saturdays 8:00 am- 12:00 pm (working one in every three) at time and a half pay rate £21.75 p/h

Additional Info:

• Contributory pension scheme
• Death in Service payout: two times annual salary
• Free parking
• Onsite kitchen facilities
• In walking distance of local amenities 5 minute drive to shopping complex

Monday to Friday:

40 hours per week @ £14.50 = £580 X 52 weeks = £30,160.00


4 hours x £21.75 = £87.00 per Saturday x 18 Saturdays per annum = £1,566.00


Additional overtime is sometimes available on top of the hours above and any hours worked before 7:00 am are at double time - £29.00 per hour. 

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HGV Day Shift Mechanic

Barnsley, South Yorkshire
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