Shift Mechanic - Workington, West Cumbria

Location: Workington Bus Station

Hours: 38 hours - 5 days over 7

Qualifications: NVQ 3 or equivalent. Job experience considered

Contract Type: Permanent

Salary: £12.34 Mon-Fri £14.91 Sat-Sun

Shift Mechanic - Workington, West Cumbria

A vacancy has arisen for a qualified shift fitter at our Lillyhall bus depot to assist in the maintenance and repair of our fleet of 50+ vehicles to the highest standards as set by the company and VOSA.


The successful candidate will be a motivated team player who can work effectively unsupervised and use their own initiative.


Principle duties will include the diagnosis and rectification of vehicle faults with a first time fix policy, periodic inspection of vehicles and carrying out preventative maintenance/servicing. You will also be required to recognise and report vehicle component defects or symptoms which are likely to affect the reliability and safety of the vehicle.


You must be a qualified mechanic, experience working on commercial heavy vehicles is preferred but not essential. You must possess a full UK car driving license.

A PCV or HGV license would be preferred but training to obtain a PCV license is available after a qualifying period.


Working on a rotating shift pattern you will be required to work five days in seven per week. Shift pattern involves some weekend and late work.


In return we can offer the right candidate a secure future, modern facilities, a supportive working environment, competitive pay rate, manufacturer training courses, career development opportunities and the benefit of working for a forward thinking, highly regarded company.

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