Fleet Engineer / HGV Mechanic

Location Newton Aycliffe
Discipline: Technical & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000
Contact name: Jack Vasey

Contact email: jack@sirecruitment.com
Job ref: 21311
Published: about 1 year ago
Startdate: ASAP

Are you a HGV Mechanic looking for a stable career with a well-established, family run company? Do you hold a Transport Manager CPC?

We are currently working with a very successful business based out of Newton Aycliffe who are looking to add a Fleet Engineer to its team.

Within the role you will be expected to carry out the following:

  • Work closely with colleagues on maintenance scheduling and as part of established defecting and damage processes.

  • Thoroughly investigate any MOT failure or Vehicle Prohibition Notice, collating findings and recommendations reports.

  • Responsible for the procurement of new equipment, refurbishment of existing equipment and the sale of equipment no longer required.

  • Managing vehicle returns at the end of lease/spot rental checking paperwork recording vehicle condition etc.

  • Management of vehicle taxation and road-toll accounts.

To be considered for the position you must hold some, if not all, of the following skills/qualifications:

  • A background in mechanical engineering with HGV or PCV vehicle qualifications

  • Transport Manager Certificate of Professional Competence

  • Previous fleet management or maintenance experience

  • Strong IT and analytical skills

  • The ability to build and manage relationships with suppliers

  • Strong knowledge of HGV MOT Testing Standards