Location: Manchester Salary: £27.5k - 30k per year + Overtime, shift allowance + more
Sector: Automotive Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Donna Thorpe


We are recruiting an exciting opportunity for an expereinced HGV Tecnician/ PCV Engineer/ Bus Mechanic 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: Monday - Friday on one of 3 shift patterns;    6am - 2pm   |   2pm - 10pm   |   10pm - 6am (Night Shift)

Salary: Basic £27,500 - £30,000 + Allowances and Overtime (ave 5-10 hrs p/wk) 

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/ Engineer/ Technician 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 
• Good knowledge of health and safety practices 
• Knowledgeable in quality standards and legal compliance 
• Driving licence - Ideally PCV or HGV Class 1/2

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

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

Location: Greater Manchester. Surrounding areas; Trafford, Salford, Stockport, Cheshire, Warrington, Manchester, Bolton, Bury, Rochdale, Tameside, Oldham.