HGV Mechanic

Job Posted 19/11/2023
Silver Arrow Recruitment
Manchester, ENG
United Kingdom
Category Drivers
£20.00 to £30.00 Hourly
Job Description

Are you a qualified HGV Technician/Mechanic looking for day work? Would you like a new opportunity with career progression working for one of the world's leading HGV manufactures? Do you have previous experience of working with HGVs, ideally in a workshop environment?

We are looking for experienced HGV Mechanic / technicians to join our friendly team based in Manchester, on a full time, permanent basis. You can expect to work in a friendly environment, career progress with excellent company benefits.

Your Shift Pattern

  • Days - 4 on, 4 off, 0600-1800 or 0700-1900 (12-hour shifts)
  • 42 hours per week

Your Pay PAYE:

  • Basic pay £20.00 per hour
  • Overtime £30.00 per hour
  • Newly qualified Mechanics are also accepted for this role paid at £16.00ph

Your job:

  • Interpret instructions from the job card/repair order and comply with repair instructions
  • Attend training and keep abreast of the latest technical information
  • Accurately report and record work done and tests carried out, including immediately reporting any further work required or vehicle faults
  • Maintain allocated work areas in a clean and tidy condition
  • Provide information, maintain records and carry out all duties in an accurate, efficient and timely manner.
  • Enhance the image and reputation of the company whilst supporting its commercial interests
  • Comply with good health and safety practice, all statutory requirements, company policies and standard procedures


  • Contribution pensions up to 8%
  • Fantastic Loan Car Scheme open to all - a new VAG group car every 6 months
  • Bonus
  • 25 days holiday with the opportunity to buy up to 5 more days
  • Full sick pay
  • Full holiday pay
  • Main dealer training and technical support
  • Overtime available
  • Access to fully subsidised employee assistance programme
  • Cycle to work scheme up to £3k
  • ISA saving scheme - with additional contributions (subject to T's & C's)
  • Free money management advice with Neyber - with additional contributions if Loan granted (subject to T's & C's)
  • Access to Health Care Plan
  • Technician grading programme to acknowledge skills and development
  • Full dealer network opportunities available
  • Career development within a worldwide company
  • 18% Ducati Discount
  • Mortgage Overpayment - with additional contributions from (subject to T's & C's)
  • £1000 Bonus Employee Referral Scheme (subject to T's & C's)
  • Fantastic on-site facilities, e.g., canteen with pool table

What we need from you:

  • Must have City and Guilds Level 3 qualification in HGV Mechanics and experience in a related sector, (trucks, agricultural for example).
  • You will have work experience within a workshop/dealership
  • Our ideal candidate will enjoy a variety of work and the challenges specially designed equipment provides.
  • The ability to work well as part of a team
  • You will need to have a positive 'can do' attitude and great communication skills
  • Full Clean Driving Licence

At Silver Arrow, our priority is you. We strongly believe in getting to know you and understanding your needs in the hope of building a great working relationship.

Call our recruitment team today on 01925 815048

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