Skilled PCV/HGV Mechanic

Location: Bedford

Hours: 39 hour week

Qualifications: PCV or HGV City & Guilds BTEC NVQ Level 3 PSV Driving licence

Contract Type: Permanent

Salary: £16.12 Per hour

Skilled PCV/HGV Mechanic

Stagecoach East maintain 350 vehicles based at our four depots throughout Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire on a mixture of urban and rural local bus services, inter-urban coach services including the X5 and Guided Busway services.


At Stagecoach in Bedford we are looking for a reliable, highly skilled HGV PCV Mechanic. You will be a member of a friendly and dedicated team that provide a valuable and efficient service for Bedfrod and the surrounding counties. As a skilled mechanic you will be required to work a rolling 5 over 7 day shift pattern, which includes early and late hours and optional overtime. 


As part of our engineering team you will help us keep our vehicles on the road with varied tasks ranging from vehicle inspections as part of our preventative maintenance system through to diagnostics and on road repairs. Reporting to the Engineering Manager & Workshop Manager, you will be joining a friendly, close-knit team of skilled and dedicated technicians, working in a fully equipped, spacious vehicle repair workshop, maintaining a fleet of modern vehicles.


Duties and responsibilities:

Your day-to-day duties and responsibilities will include:

* Carrying out routine servicing and repairs

* Routine vehicle examinations

* Attend breakdowns and accidents

* Using the latest diagnostic equipment to diagnose faults and specifying the correct method of repair

* Complying with all relevant Engineering SOPs and VOSA testing requirements

* Maintaining and developing technical skills through on-going training and support


Training, experience and qualifications:

You should ideally be qualified to the following level:

* City and Guilds or NVQ Level 3.

* Previous experience in the motor industry



Stagecoach offers an attractive benefits package, including:

* Competitive Salary

* 30 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)

* Free local bus travel for you and your spouse/partner

* Great pension benefits and share saver schemes

* All personal protective equipment

* CPC licence training

* In house and manufacturer based training programmes

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