Location: Manchester Salary: £27.5k - 30k per year + OTE £35000+
Sector: Automotive Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Anthony Dillon



We are presently recruiting an exciting opportunity for an expereinced HGV Tecnician to join a global leading dealership as a Field Service Engineer, your responsiblities will include delivering the highest quality of repairs to both retail and warrantable vehicles.

Hours of work are on one of two shift patterns (all Monday to Friday; no weekends except for overtime) and they are:

6am - 2pm

2pm - 10pm

Basic Salary £27500 + "On Call" (£840-910 pa) + Overtime (available on average 5-10 hours per week currently)

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Carry out accurate fault diagnosis on (not limited to but including) vehicle air brake systems, vehicle hydraulic systems, Multiplex and J1939 technology
• Conduct vehicle inspections to the minimum DVSA standard or above, up to and including MOT preparation and presentation
• Visit customer’s premises and carry out repairs in the most efficient manner without compromising quality
• Ensure safe working practices and that the required health and safety paperwork is completed for each task
• Participate in the training of new employees as required
• Accurately communicate to the depots parts required to complete repairs and control any stock allocated to the van
• Process all paperwork, such as, job sheets, time sheets in a timely and legible manner
• Before using any technical documentation, i.e. parts manuals, service bulletins, etc, ensure they are at the current level
• Maintain highest possible level of housekeeping in all areas, including, premises, people, equipment and vehicles standard
• Ensure excellent level of customer communication and that they are kept fully aware of the situation in a timely manner
• Participate in the ‘on call’ system, alternating with team members (attracts additional payment)
• Carry out any other duties within their capabilities as deemed appropriate by the company


• A skilled mechanic with a strong electrical bias or skilled electrician with mechanical knowledge
• City and Guilds Level 3, BTEC ONC or relevant industry experience
• Computer literate and familiar with various computer diagnostic systems are essential attributes
• Previous knowledge of Hybrid and EV vehicles advantageous
• Good knowledge of health and safety practices
• Knowledgeable in quality standards and legal compliance
• Excellent people skills – communicate / mentor
• Driving licence - Ideally class 1

In return you will be rewarded with an excellent professional package and superb scope for progression.

OTE £35,000 - £40,000, Basic £27,500 - £30,000 (currently under review)