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HGV Mechanic

Buckinghamshire , Permanent, 35K - 45K Dependant on Experience
Reference: AJ1057

The Client

A leading International Waste and Resource Management services provider.


Purpose and Responsibilities

Our client is looking for an experienced HGV/LGV Fitter to join their team based in Buckinghamshire. As HGV Fitter you will work as part of a friendly, professional, close knit team providing essential maintenance to the commercial fleet of around 90 Vehicles.


Specific Responsibilities:

  • Conduct vehicle service and inspections in accordance with DVSA regulations.
  • Prepare and present Vehicles for MOT.
  • Carry out daily and routine maintenance and repairs on of all Vehicles in the fleet.
  • Assist on vehicle breakdowns as and when required.
  • Complete all relevant paperwork and documentation to the required standard
  • Maintain a Safe Working Environment.
  • Carry out periodic safety inspections to all HGV vehicles to VOSA inspection manual standards.
  • To carry out welding, fabrication and body repairs as required.


Person Specification

You’ll also have:

  • HGV Fitter/HGV Mechanic experience is essential
  • Experience working on municipal fleets such as refuse collection vehicles, street cleansing vans and road sweepers would be ideal but not essential
  • Good understanding of hydraulics, pneumatics and electrics, with strong practical and fitting skills on mechanical and technical equipment.
  • Be able to demonstrate a good understanding of current relevant Health & Safety legislation.
  • Competent to make cost-effective and safe repairs.


Relevant Job titles to be considered for this role:

HGV Mechanic / LGV Mechanic / HGV Technician / LGV Technician / Workshop Technician / Workshop Assistant / Workshop Manager / Diesel Mechanic / Truck Mechanic / Fleet Technician / Fleet Mechanic / HGV Fitter / LGV Fitter / Workshop Fitter.

Required licence or certification:

  • A full, clean UK Driving Licence – essential
  • City & Guilds / NVQ Level Three in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance and Repair HGV Class 2 License with Driver CPC (Advantageous)



Candidates without the mentioned experience will not be considered for this position. Please read the specification carefully to avoid disappointment.

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