Overview

HGV Technician

Straight Forward Recruitment is working exclusively with it's client to recruit a HGV Technician / HGV Mechanic to join their team in Harleston. This is a Monday to Friday position working day shift with overtime available. The main purpose of this role is to carry out the below for the Harleston Site fleet of 4 HGV's and 34 Trailers in accordance with the Department of Transport Standards:

To maintain, inspect and repair company HGV's, trailers and light commercial vehicles
Prepare, present and accompany HGV Vehicles for their annual MOT tests and inspections
In line with VOSA standards, carry out periodic HGV safety inspections
Body repairs as such as welding and fabrication as and when required
Attend broken down or accident damaged vehicles to effect permanent or running repairs as required
Ensure paperwork associated with tasks are completed to ensure all statistics and legal information can be produced
Adhere ro all relevant legislation and H&S procedures
In addition to the above tasks the successful candidate should have:

Experience of working with all aspects of HGV's, trailers and light commercials.
Knowledge of 24v electrics
C+E Entitlement