HGV Vehicle Technician

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
Summary of vacancy

Are you a skilled vehicle technician with experience working on a range of heavy goods and articulated vehicles?

We are looking for a seasoned vehicle technician, ideally with NVQ Level 3 or equivalent in Heavy Goods Vehicle maintenance or skilled through experience.

About The Role

Location: Ashford

  • Salary £45,887.40 per annum / £19.61 per hour
  • Working 45 hours per week on a staggered day shift alternating each week; 
  • Shift 1: 06:00  to 15:30
  • Shift 2: 08:30  to 18:00
  • Overtime available x1.5 & x2 plus day in lieu for Bank Holidays
  • Monday - Friday
  • Full PPE Provided
  • 4 weeks holiday (rising each year you're with us) plus 8 days Bank holidays

Working for SUEZ gives you access to a wide range of benefits such as:

  • BUPA Dental Scheme
  • Online health advice portal
  • Retail, leisure and Holiday discounts
  • Money Saving Schemes and Pension
  • Access to a range of resources to support your physical, mental and financial health; so you can lean on us whenever you need to
  • On Demand GP and face to face counselling sessions

If you think this great opportunity is for you don't hesitate.  APPLY NOW!

About the role

What will I be doing?

Your job will be to maintain our fleet – a task that will see you working with diverse vehicle technology and sophisticated ancillary equipment.  With 5,000 people working across 300 locations, SUEZ recycling and recovery UK is a substantial national business. We have a fleet of over 1,500 vehicles.  Day to day you will:

  • Carry out service, maintenance and repair of all types of vehicles and equipment
  • Diagnose and rectify all types of faults
  • Prepare and carry out MOT
  • Ensure Health & Safety regulations and safe working practices are adhered to
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities, allowing you to reach your full potential 

What are the requirements?

  • Demonstrate proven experience and knowledge of repairing and maintaining vehicles
  • HGV licence class 1 or class 2 an advantage but not necessary and opportunities for HGV licences possible
  • Inspection training/IRTEC accreditation an advantage but can be provided.
  • Hydraulics and pneumatics are an advantage but training can be provided if required
  • You must be able to inspect vehicles to the DVSA standards and above

Who we are

At SUEZ we thrive within a true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.

Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.