Our client a well established general haulage company operating a 70 vehicle fleet (rigids and artics) plus 70 trailers have a vacancy for a full time HGV technician/mechanic within our onsite Workshop team.
Our technicians are responsible for the safety inspections and servicing and repair of all powered vehicles and trailers plus associated plant and equipment, diagnosis of faults, and preparation and presentation for MOT tests.
Preparing vehicles for MOT tests Completing accurately Safety maintenance inspection forms and other documentation relating to repair and maintenance of vehicles Respond to daily defect reports supplied by drivers Follow regular maintenance schedules and complete necessary repairs/maintenance work Attend breakdown calls Welding and electrical repairs Work as part of a team to achieve reliability and meet workshop targets
Qualifications & Experience:
City & Guilds or equivalent qualification in heavy vehicle mechanics is desirable Experience of working with commercial HGV/LGV vehicles Knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic systems is desirable Full valid UK driving licence with LGV class 1 entitlement
Applicants should be able to demonstrate their self-motivation, good attention to detail and methodical and quality focussed approach to the work they undertake.
Workforce Engineering & Technical services team provide professional services placing people into the Engineering, Technical, Manufacturing and Logistics sectors We place in demand people across the breadth of industry from skilled shop floor personnel and specialist engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. Our consultants are from your industry and will have a good understanding of your skills and advise best on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help.
Job title: MIG fabricator Welder Location: Redditch Salary: 12.00 A position has become available for an experienced fabricator welder on MIG Day to Day duties will include the following: MIG welding (Essential) Weld on Stainless and Aluminium (Essential)
As a person you will need the following qualities and experience: • MIG Welding skills (Essential) • Knowledge of weld on stainless and aluminium (Essential) • Flexible to work extra hours when needed (Advantageous)
Manufacturing Workforce are responsible for placing skilled and in demand people on both a permanent and contract basis into the Engineering, Technical and Manufacturing sectors, from skilled Shop Floor Personnel and Specialist Engineers to Supervisory and Management positions. We operate from several prime locations throughout Central England and our Specialist Consultants will have an in-depth understanding of your skills and offer best advice on your next step!! We are always searching for the best talent, so if you know anyone, why not recommend someone to one of our professional team who will be more than happy to help. manu1
Duties and responsibilities: • Identify and attend to minor building repairs • Identify and report any emergencies or major building repairs • Minor plumbing & carpentry • Painting & decorating • Rewiring/changing fuses & ensuring fixtures & fittings are in good working order. Data cable wiring & management (training provided if necessary) • Apply safe working practices, including COSHH, & planning: preparing methodology statements and risk assessments • General repairs and building improvements including soundproofing & insulation • Maintaining property exterior and garden throughout seasons • Assist with Fire alarm / Emergency Lighting testing • PAT testing • Ensure heating & exterior lighting systems are efficiently operated • Maintaining security of premises & its contents as required • Clearing guttering • CCTV cleaning maintenance • Furniture assembly • Pedestrian footpath/grounds maintenance • Cleaning warehouse facilities: sweeping, lighting system etc. • Correct disposal of waste / cardboard etc. • Assist & induct contractors/tradespeople • General upkeep of the company van • Upkeep of the company owned cottage • Exhibition stand assembly (to include travel / overnight stays) • Assist with loading and unloading goods from vehicles • Use of FLT (Counterbalance 1200kg+ and P1 Pivot-Steer Bendi) • Use of Mobile vertical (scissor) and cherry picker (training provided if necessary) • Assist with unloading container shipments • General movement of furniture / stock • Assist with conducting regular stock counts and location checks • Assist with Annual Stock Take