Hours: 40 Hours Per Week (Including weekends and public holidays)
Qualifications: Minimum of NVQ Level 3 for HGV or PCV Vehicle Maintenance, or equivalent
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: £46,073 plus £2828 shift allowance per annum
We are seeking a Deputy Engineering Manager at our Barking depot in east London to assist the Engineering Manager in the day to day management of the engineering function, to maintain vehicles to the standard required by the Company, TfL and VOSA in order to achieve maximum vehicle availability and to assist the Engineering Manager in their delivering our Safety Strategy Agenda including compliance with Health and Safety within the Garage.
The post holder should have a thorough understanding of mechanical engineering and vehicle maintenance procedures for all types of vehicles operated by the Company as well as knowledge of electrical engineering, bus bodywork construction and basic stores procedures. The post holder should have the ability to gain a Transport CPC, if requested to do so. The ability to plan, prioritise, analyse and make decisions is also essential. Knowledge of appropriate Company policies and procedures, especially Health & Safety, is desirable.
Hours of work are based on a 40 hour week, however the jobholders must be flexible and be prepared to respond positively to the need to change working patterns at short notice to suit the needs of the business, including working unsocial hours and weekends.
Please note that it is possible that we may have further vacancies for this same role at other locations within east or south east London in the near future so please apply to this advert if you are interested in this position at other locations too.