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Location: NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, TYNE AND WEAR Salary: 25750.00 - 32000.00 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Engineering Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 9 months ago Reference: 3088769
The area's fastest growing provider of low cost environmentally friendly corporate waste management, recycling and data destruction  shredding solutions.
Specialties - Commercial Bins and Front End Loaders, Event Management & Site Clearance, Hazardous and WEEE Waste Removal,, Confidential Shredding, Domestic and Commercial Skip Hire

We currently are looking for an  Mechanics to join our rapidly expanding business. You will need a flexible approach, drive and enthusiasm to help deliver a high standard of maintenance to ensure vehicle availability. The successful candidate will have proven ability and technical competence in fault diagnosis required to repair and maintain our fleet to exceed the standards set by VOSA for roadworthiness. You will require the ability to make decisions and solve problems that may arise during the performance of your duty.

Key Responsibilities:

Maintain a safe working environment
Carrying out inspections and repairs on all types of HGVs preferred  on a mixed fleet of vehicles including Mercedes, Volvo and Scania.
Ensure daily defects reported by drivers are repaired in a timely manor
Carry out diagnostic and repairs on all types of equipment
Maintaining and repairing a vehicle for MOT presentation.
Abiding by all Health and safety procedures
Complete all jobs and paperwork provided whilst also updating computer based systems for Inspections and defect rectification
Working to a ‘first fix, first time’ schedule
Liaising with parts department for any parts needed for required jobs
Promptly attend to any unscheduled maintenance issues both on and off site.
Identify and implement improvement for the department.

Time Served Mechanic
Have own tools
Team Player
Flexible to working hours
Essential Skills
Car Licence
Knowledge of municipal vehicles
Hydraulic systems
City and Guilds Level 3 Heavy vehicle maintenance and repair or equivalent.
Good understanding of Hydraulic and electrical systems

HGV Licence
Great knowledge of DVSA vehicle standards

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