PCV or LGV Mechanical Fitter

Location: Kendal

Hours: 38 Hours


Contract Type: Permanent

Salary: £13.09 p/hour Monday to Friday and £15.82 Saturday and Sunday

PCV or LGV Mechanical Fitter

PCV or LGV Mechanical Fitter


Stagecoach Cumbria and North Lancashire are looking for enthusiastic and motivated staff to join our team of Engineers at Kendal Depot close to the heart of the Lake District, applicants should be time-served Craftsmen used to working under pressure in a busy environment on state of the art vehicles.

The overall purpose of the position is to provide quality service and repairs in a safe, efficient and economical manner to our fleet of vehicles.

A summary of principle duties will be to diagnose and rectify vehicle faults on a first time fix policy, we would expect you to be able to observe, recognise and report on vehicle component defects or symptoms which are likely to affect the reliability and safety of the vehicle.

Experience of heavy commercial vehicles, especially PCV vehicles would be an advantage.

We are looking for a friendly, flexible & reliable Skilled Fitter/Mechanic that is able to work on their own initiative and will enjoy being part of a friendly and dedicated team. As a Skilled Fitter/Mechanic you would work in a busy Engineering workshop and your role would include maintaining and repairing the company’s vehicles to the strict standards set by both Stagecoach and the DVSA (Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency).

Duties & responsibilities:

  • Repairing and maintaining the Company's fleet of modern vehicles to a high standard
  • Carrying out preventative maintenance
  • Carrying out roadside and running repairs as necessary

Training & qualifications:

You should ideally be qualified to the following level:

  • PCV or HGV City & Guilds
  • BTEC
  • NVQ Level 3

Other information

The Company offers an attractive remuneration package, including overalls and protective footwear, free local bus travel for employees and their spouses/partners in and around the Lake District as well as Nationwide and great pension benefits

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